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AGP Permanently Closes Corn Processing Plant in Hastings, NE

Date Posted: May 17, 2013

Omaha, NE—Ag Processing Inc a cooperative (AGP) announced May 17 that it has permanently shut down operations of its corn processing plant at Hastings, Nebraska.

The plant had been on an extended shutdown since February 1, 2013 amid challenging economic conditions.

At that time, the Company said it would continue to evaluate the future of the plant.

The decision has been made to permanently close the corn processing operations.

The cooperative also operates a soybean processing plant, a vegetable oil refinery and an AminoPlus® production facility at its industrial complex in Hastings.

Company officials reiterated that those operations will not be impacted by the announcement.

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