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Pro Cooperative Members Vote No on Unification

(FEB. 15, 2018; Pocahontas & Cherokee, IA) – Members of Pro Cooperative have voted against approving the unification agreement between Pro Cooperative and First Cooperative Association. 

Each cooperative will continue to operate as an individual, locally owned and controlled entity.

The final vote outcome announced at the Feb. 15 Special Meeting of the Members of Pro Cooperative is 547 Pro members voting for unification and 621 Pro members voting against.

About First Cooperative Association 
FCA is a member-owned cooperative based in Cherokee, Iowa, with 25 locations throughout northwest Iowa. FCA serves 2,900 customers with a wide range of products and services in agronomy, energy, grain and feed. 

About Pro Cooperative 
Based in Pocahontas, Iowa, Pro Cooperative is a member-owned cooperative with 20 locations that serve more than 1,900 farm operations in northwestern Iowa. The cooperative focuses on providing whole-farm solutions to customers in grain, agronomy, feed and energy. 

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First Cooperative Association 
GM Jim Carlson

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CEO Kyle Kuepker