News & Commentaries


2023 RVC Crop Tour

Aug 23, 2023 | River Valley
Recently, account managers in our trade territory took to the fields, taking a glimpse at what we might have in our bins this fall. I think everyone knows this growing season has been different than others. If we look back at planting, we often saw optimal planting conditions ...

Friday in the Field | July 21, 2023

Jul 21, 2023 | River Valley
It is time to start thinking about applying fungicides to beans. As beans have reached the R3 stage, it is advisable for growers to use fungicides and micronutrients to safeguard the flower buds and prevent the plant from aborting new pods. Today, Aaron Trenkamp, Agronomy Account...

Friday in the Field | July 14

Jul 14, 2023 | River Valley
The time has come to start applying fungicides to the crops. With the recent presence of moisture, crops are at an increased risk to be infected by a variety of fungi. Fields are now pushing a tassel and are actively pollinating which is the perfect time to apply fungicides and m...

Nominations for RVC Board of Directors

Jul 13, 2023 | River Valley
Every year, River Valley Cooperative asks its over 3,000 farm business owners to vote for representation in our boardroom. 


MarketEdge AM Comments

Sep 28, 2023 | River Valley
Corn and soybean futures were lower overnight.


River Valley Cooperative’s RVC Insights magazine is published biannually for member-owners and customers. The 2022 Spring Edition features stories on the Energy Department’s proposed expansion to purchase Eastern Iowa Propane, planning for spring inputs, grain marketing, and a story on our online Customer Portal that is available to River Valley Cooperative customers.