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Grain Division

Smith Fertilizer and Grain buys and stores grain at all 4 locations. Over the years SFG has upgraded all of our facilities to provide fast unloads that gets customer trucks headed back to the field without delay. Dryer capacities have been increased at all locations so we can handle an influx of wet corn when it comes without reducing receiving hours. We offer competitive storage rates including grain bank for those with livestock who take processed grain back out.

With over 4 million bushels of storage under roof we never intend to put the “full” sign up. SFG offers on farm grain pickup utilizing our modern fleet of trucks and experienced drivers.

 We also offer auger and grain vac service to load SFG trucks. We check bids at several terminals everyday working to get our customers the best price we can. The SFG grain team can offer customers marketing options with the goal of increasing your bottom line. We work hard to stay informed with current market information that will help make positive marketing decisions. We live our motto “service is our specialty” everyday and look forward to helping you with your grain marketing.


As part of the local farming community, we understand the challenges grain producers face when it comes to storing, delivering and marketing your crop every year. Our grain marketing team is widely recognized for its knowledge and market expertise. Our head of grain trading, Mark White, provides regular weekly commentary on ever-changing grain market conditions. SFG grain storage and handling services include:

  • Custom Grain Drying and Grain Storage
  • Licensed and Bonded Warehouse Grain Dealer

Grain Services

We listen to our customers to understand what services they need us to fufill in order to keep them moving forward. SFG is proud to partner with our customers in their grain operations and currently offer the following services:

• High Speed Receiving
• Extended Harvest Hours
• Daily Grain Bids
• Marketing Contracts - Including Deferred Pay Contracts
• Competitive Grain Storage Rates
• Custom Corn Drying
• On-Farm Pick Up with Auger & Vac Services
• Grain Bank Storage for Livestock Owners


Grain Marketing Team