Growing South Dakota

Valley Springs Farmers Co-op is a leading farm supply and grain marketing cooperative focused on serving the needs of crop farmers and livestock producers in southeastern South Dakota.

Our professional staff of dedicated employees aims to create and deliver superior value to our customers with top quality products and services in our core businesses of Agronomy, Grain and Feed.

  • Agronomy – seed, crop nutrients, crop protection products, and custom application services
  • Feed – animal health and nutrition products and livestock feed production services
  • Grain – handling, drying, storage, and marketing

Officers & Directors

  • Todd Dawley, President
  • Brian Fick, Vice-President
  • Dean Maassen, Secretary-Treasurer
  • Keith Scholten, Director
  • John Weir, Director
  • Scott Knochemus, Director
  • Kelly Wright, Director


  • Curt Bennett, General Manager
  • Meagan Stueven, Agronomist
  • Trent Hartog, Truck Driver/Operations
  • Preston Maassen, Agronomy/Grain Operations
  • David Broesder- Book Keeper
  • John Hurney- Feed/Operations
  • Matt Brands- Feed