Sunrise Cooperative: An Insight For Farmers - Quick Review
Sunrise Cooperative is a leading farmer-owned Ohio cooperative that has more than 30 locations across the state.
Sunrise Co-op is committed to providing innovative agronomy solutions, as well as feed, grain, and energy products and services.
In particular, PCT | Sunrise products company, which is owned by the cooperative, is focused on producing starters, foliars, finishers, micronutrients, biologicals, and adjuvants that complement the nutrition program and improve the performance of crop protection products. PCT agronomists work jointly with Sunrise agronomy advisors to maximize yield response and reduce the degradation of natural resources.
Enterprise size: 501-1,000 employees Founded: 1996 Type: Open Joint Stock Company Industry: Agronomy, Grain, Feed, Energy, Crop Nutrition, Crop Protection, Seed Revenue: $201 million-$1 billion States Served: 1 (OH) Client base: over 7,000 farmer members Website: www.sunriseco-op.com Headquarters: Fremont, OH Contact phone: 419-332-6468 Address: 2025 W. State Street, PO Box 870, Fremont, Ohio 43420
Area of Activity
Sunrise Co-op strives to provide the full service and supply for all of the input needs of farmers, producers, and other clients; offering agronomy, feed, grain, and energy products and services.
Sunrise is an active producer and supplier of:
- Seed (by the leaders of the field including DeKalb, Asgrow, Croplan, NK and Mycogen);
- Crop nutrition (Sunrisecoop has it’s own fertilizer plants across the served area);
- Crop protection (both bulk and packaged chemicals, as well as custom spraying services);
- Other agricultural chemicals and adjuvants (a full lineup of PCT branded products includes starters, finishers, micronutrients, biologicals, and other adjuvants);
- Propane, fuel, and lubricants (partnered with Cenex);
- Livestock feed (the cooperative’s own line of TruCountry Specialty Feed and the full line of Purina Honor Show Chow feeds).
Sunrise also provides grain contract options, marketing solutions, and a wide range of agronomy services which focus on the development and implementation of precision agriculture techniques.
Farming software distributor
The Sunrise Precision Solutions team continually improves its portfolio of precision ag services. Through the cooperative’s Acre Innovators group, SPS is testing new and innovative products to provide its members and customers with the most relevant solutions on generating local-based data so that they can make informed and most beneficial decisions.
Each of the technology tools distributed by SPS is focused on a specific task from data collection and visualization to crop models, imagery, among others:
R7 Tool by WinField United combines more than 20 years of satellite imagery with local seed and crop protection data to generate field performance information to help match crop inputs to the potential of each acre..
Climate Corporation’s Climate FieldView is the first of its kind to enable farmers to easily access a wide range of interconnected tools, services, and data.
Adapt-N is a nitrogen management software tool that examines soil, weather, crop, and field management data to provide field-specific nitrogen recommendations.
AgStudio by MapShots is an agronomic data management software application. It provides a high degree of task automation, simplifying working with large volumes of data from automating soil testing to facilitating the generation of variable rate fertility and variable rate seeding recommendations.
Monitor the state of your crops right from the office, learn about the slightest changes on-the-spot, make fast and reliable decisions on field treatment.