CropLife Top 100

2015 RANKING OF THE LARGEST AG RETAILERS IN THE U.S.

Rank
Company
Revenue Range
Crop
Protection
%
Fertilizer
%
Seed
%
Custom Application
%
1Crop Production ServicesMore than $1 billion3844144
2Helena Chemical Co.More than $1 billion4138174
3GROWMARK, Inc.More than $1 billion1859185
4Wilbur-Ellis Co.More than $1 billion483886
5Pinnacle Agriculture HoldingsMore than $1 billion3931237
6CHSMore than $1 billion2554165
7Simplot RetailMore than $1 billion405343
8Southern States Co-op$200-999 million575200
9MFA Inc.$200-999 million2157175
10Tennessee Farmers Cooperative$200-999 million2555200
11Aurora Cooperative
$200-999 million414577
12Central Valley Ag Cooperative$200-999 million2261116
13South Dakota Wheat Growers$200-999 million2150218
14Co-Alliance LLP$200-999 million2156176
15Hefty Seed Co.$200-999 million697240
16The McGregor Co.
$200-999 million385345
17Valley Agronomics LLC$200-999 million494353
18Farmers Cooperative Co.
$100-199 million2158165
19Cargill AgHorizons
$100-199 million1863109
20Effingham Equity$100-199 million2351206
21BRANDT
$100-199 million2353195
22The Andersons, Inc.$100-199 million207253
23Heartland Co-op$100-199 million2352178
24Mid Valley Ag Service, Inc.$100-199 million524710
25Agri-AFC, LLC$100-199 million3443203
26Buttonwillow Warehouse Co.
$100-199 million465130
27North Central Farmers Elevator
$100-199 million2148256
28West Central Ag Services$100-199 million2753164
29United Cooperative$100-199 million1652284
30Diamond R. Fertilizer Co., Inc.$100-199 million435520
31Frontier Cooperative Co.$100-199 million1155826
32Twin-State Inc.$100-199 million2656126
33Kova Fertilizer$100-199 million276445
34Land View, Inc.$100-199 million266545
35Frenchman Valley Co-op$100-199 million167545
36Tremont Group Inc.$100-199 million445600
37River Valley Cooperative$100-199 million226297
38Van Horn Inc.$100-199 million2548225
39Allied Cooperative
$65-99 million1270135
40Landmark Services Cooperative$65-99 million2051227
41Star of the West Milling Co.$65-99 million1859158
42Gar Tootelian, Inc.$65-99 million702901
43G.S. Long Co., Inc.$65-99 million722701
44CPI (Cooperative Producers, Inc.)$65-99 million2360116
45Cooperative Elevator Co.$65-99 million1668133
46Ceres Solutions Inc.$65-99 million2850148
47Ag Partners LLC
$65-99 million2250235
48Fertizona$65-99 million4545100
49Griffin Fertilizer Co.$65-99 million297100
50Mid Kansas Cooperative$65-99 million2455138
51The Dune Co.$65-99 million385903
52Carolina Eastern-Vail Inc.$65-99 million127657
53Home Oil Co.$65-99 million3127348
54Asmus Farm Supply, Inc.$65-99 million7317100
55Country Visions Coop
$65-99 million1452259
56Wilco-Winfield LLC$65-99 million336322
57Farm Service Co-op$65-99 million1960147
58United Prairie LLC$65-99 million2456155
59Lyman Group, Inc.$65-99 million454780
60Sur-Gro Plant Food$50-64 million325198
61Stanislaus Farm Supply$50-64 million2461123
62Willard Agri-Service$50-64 million2169010
63Watonwan Farm Service$50-64 million30282220
64First Cooperative Association$50-64 million2754136
65Abell Corp.$50-64 million19801
66Mid-West Fertilizer, Inc.$50-64 million2157157
67Mountain View Coop$50-64 million207424
68MaxYield Cooperative$50-64 million2060155
69The DeLong Co., Inc$50-64 million1356238
70Eldon C. Stutsman, Inc.$50-64 million137458
71Farm Service Inc.$50-64 million2161135
72West Central Cooperative$50-64 million2539288
73Cooperative Elevator Association$25-49 million1557244
74Reynolds United Co-op$25-49 million3640204
75AgRx$25-49 million335917
76EDC Ag Products$25-49 million39142
77Great Bend Coop$25-49 million3346129
78Centennial Ag Supply$25-49 million286516
79Sims Fertilizer & Chemical
$25-49 million94600
80Growers Fertilizer Corp.
$25-49 million178300
81Consumers Co-op Association$25-49 million2349226
82Panhandle Coop$25-49 million3945115
83Green Valley Agricultural$25-49 million1757206
84Pearl City Elevator, Inc.$25-49 million2659132
85Northwest Ag Supply LLC$25-49 million681994
86Big Valley Ag$25-49 million524800
87Warner Fertilizer Co.$25-49 million878104
88J.B. Pearl Sales & Service, Inc.$25-49 million246187
89Delta Growers Association$25-49 million3148174
90Allerton Supply Co.Less than $25 million256267
91Jay-Mar, Inc.Less than $25 million127792
92Short Lane Ag SupplyLess than $25 million5326192
93T H Agri-Chemicals, Inc.Less than $25 million95311
94Baltz Feed Co., Inc.Less than $25 million2354203
95BEI HawaiiLess than $25 million307000
96Foster-Gardner, Inc.Less than $25 million455500
97The MillLess than $25 million1568161
98Woolsey Brothers Farm Supply Inc.Less than $25 million375319
99Smith Fertilizer & GrainLess than $25 million19531315
100MPG Crop Services
Less than $25 million692533
Top 100
Elburn Cooperative
CropLife 100Elburn Cooperative Members Vote To Join CHS
December 28, 2015
With 81% of eligible producers voting, 94% cast an affirmative ballot for Elburn Cooperative, a diversified agricultural retailer based out Read More
West Central Cooperative, Jefferson, IA
CropLife 100Farmers Cooperative-West Central Merger Approved
December 21, 2015
The members of Farmers Cooperative Co. (FC), Ames, IA, and West Central Cooperative, Ralston, IA, have both approved the merger Read More
Wheat Growers Innovation Center, Bath, SD
CropLife 100Wheat Growers Opens Innovation Center
December 21, 2015
Wheat Growers’ commitment in providing its farmer-owners with the latest in technological advancements now has a one-of-a-kind focal point, as Read More
CropLife 100ARA Selects The Andersons As 2015 Retailer Of The Year
December 9, 2015
The Agricultural Retailers Association today named Maumee, OH-based The Andersons as its Retailer of the Year for 2015. The award Read More
CPS Washington Court House John Deere Sprayer
CropLife 100Application Equipment Report: It Is Easy Being Green F…
December 5, 2015
On The Muppets television show, Kermit the Frog is famous for singing a song about the troubles he encounters in Read More
Fertilizer Bin
CropLife 100Fertilizer Sales: Another Down Year For Top 100 Ag Reta…
December 4, 2015
In pure number terms, the fertilizer category still dominates all crop inputs/services among CropLife 100 ag retailers. In 2015, for Read More
Crop Protection Bulk Storage
CropLife 100Crop Protection Sales Trending Upwards For Top 100 Ag R…
December 3, 2015
An old sports adage says that “two in a row is luck, three in a row is a trend.” Based Read More
Crop Production Services (CPS)
CropLife 100The 2015 CropLife 100: Lots To Like
December 2, 2015
As 2015 for agriculture comes to an end — a year that saw myriad challenges on several fronts — it’s Read More
CropLife 100CHS, MKC Consider Second Grain Terminal In Milan, KS
November 30, 2015
CHS Inc., an energy, grains and food company and the nation’s leading farmer-owned cooperative, and MKC, a full-service farm cooperative Read More
CropLife 100United Cooperative Acquires Four ADM Wisconsin Faciliti…
November 12, 2015
United Cooperative, based out of Beaver Dam, WI, recently acquired four grain and agronomy locations from Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) Read More
CropLife 100BRANDT Car Makes NASCAR Xfinity Series
October 29, 2015
BRANDT will join JR Motorsports with driver, Justin Allgaier, for the 2016 NASCAR Xfinity (NXS) Series season. Allgaier will pilot Read More
CHS Building exterior
CropLife 100CHS Leaders Help Shape Succession Report
October 22, 2015
Succession planning was listed as a main concern of cooperative leaders at this summer’s 15 regional CHS owner town hall Read More
Fall Harvest
CropLife 100Pinnacle Purchases Eight Regional Seed Companies
October 12, 2015
Pinnacle Agriculture Holdings has announced the purchase of eight regional seed companies to advance its seed business. Pinnacle has acquired: Read More
MRM Agricultural Service
CropLife 100Pinnacle Acquires CropLife 100 Ag Retailer
October 8, 2015
Pinnacle Agriculture Holdings, LLC has successfully acquired the Missouri-based agronomy business of MRM Agricultural Service, LLC and its affiliates (MRM). Operating Read More
Eric Jenks, Wilbur-Ellis
CropLife 100Wilbur-Ellis Opens Dry Fertilizer Storage And Blending …
October 8, 2015
Wilbur-Ellis Co., ranked No. 4 on the CropLife 100, has constructed and opened a 22,000-ton dry fertilizer storage and blending Read More
Tom Vilsack
CropLife 100USDA: Ag Retailers Posted Record Income, Revenues In 20…
October 7, 2015
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the nation’s farmer, rancher and fishery cooperatives posted record income and revenue in Read More
Southern States Co-op Storefront
CropLife 100Southern States: Always Ag Authentic
October 1, 2015
If people were to judge a book by its cover when visiting Southern States Cooperative’s (SSC) Richmond, VA, corporate headquarters, Read More
Crop InputsLand ‘O Lakes, United Suppliers Finalize Merger
August 24, 2015
According to a press release on August 24, owners of United Suppliers, Inc. and members of Land O’Lakes, Inc. “have Read More