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Winter 2020 | RVC Insights

River Valley Cooperative's RVC Insights magazine is published bi-annually for member-owners and customers. Recently published, the 2020 Winter Edition features a look into a local family's farm who has comitted their time and land to the growth of pollinators. You'll also find details and photos of capitol improvements, information on the grand opening of the new agronomy facility in Camp Grove, Illinois, a look back at highlights of 2019, and donations made to local charities and organizations. 

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