Member Companies

Member companies from East to West are committed to working with USDA/ARS scientists and industry specialists to improve sugar beet production and processing for the entire sugar beet industry.  Working together raises the potential of every member and keeps our industry vibrant and strong.

Amalgamated Sugar Company

Greg Dean
District Agricultural Manager
Scott winn
Vice President, Operations

American Crystal Sugar Company

Brain Ingulsrud
Vice President, Agriculture
tyler Grove
General Manager-Beet Seed Division


Mark Schmidt
Vice President of Sales

Lantic, Inc.

Peter Regitnig
Research Agronomist

Michigan Sugar Company

Jim Ruhlman
Executive Vice President
Jason Lowry
Vice President, Operations


Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative

Mike Metzger
Vice President, Agriculture
Paul Fry
Vice President, Operations

Germains Seed Technology

Kevin Bigger
sales manager sugarbeet and field crops


Mark Anfinrud
US product Manager

Sidney Sugars Inc.

David Garland
General Manager

Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative

Todd C. Geselius
Vice President, Agriculture

Hilleshog Seed, LLC

Tyler Ring

Western Sugar Cooperative (The)

Parker Thilmony
Vice President, Operations
Jerry L. Darnell
Agriculture Manager 

Wyoming Sugar Company, LLC