Time to Prepare for the New Year!  

Important Dates to Note:

With the intention for our team to spend time with their families during the holiday and to have time to prepare Jan 1 checks we ask that you contact us prior to Dec 27th to let us know if you would like your check mailed or picked up at one of the following locations:

  • Bourbonnais
  • Buda
  • Creston
  • Fitchmoor
  • Harmon
  • Kentland
  • Lehigh
  • Mazon
  • Ohio
  • Polo
  • Ransom
  • Anne

December 27th - Last day to request checks for the 2023 tax year or pre-pay discounts/storage.


January 2nd after 9am - Checks will be available for pick up after 9am.  Direct Deposit will be issued and could take up to 2 days to be in your account.

 January 3rdAll remaining Jan 1 requested checks will be mailed.


Our FS Grain Family wishes you and your family a Happy & Safe Holiday season!

Thank you for your business!

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