North Central Farmers Elevator

Rank: 29 (Previous Rank: 28)
12 5th Ave.
Ipswich SD 57451   
Phone: 605-426-6021
Fax: 605-426-6161
Organization Type: Cooperative
Year Founded: 1915
Retail Outlets: 22
States Served: 2
Employees: 300
2017 Revenue: $101-$200 million
Revenue by input: Crop Protection: 20%, Fertilizer: 43%, Seed: 31%, Custom Application: 6%

North Central Farmers Elevator (NCFE) offers a wide variety of products and services to its customer-owners. While grain handling accounts for about 78% of the business, the company also sells seed, fertilizer and chemicals, provides custom application services, and offers livestock equipment and animal health products. The cooperative serves farmers from the Missouri River east to Groton and from the southern counties of North Dakota south to U.S. Highway 212.