Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
CHS Inc. (referred to herein as “CHS,” “we” or “us") is one of the nation’s leading integrated agricultural companies, providing grain, foods and energy resources to businesses and consumers on a global basis. As a cooperative, we are owned by farmers and ranchers and their member cooperatives (referred to herein as “members”) across the United States. We also have preferred stockholders that own shares of our 8% Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock, which is listed on the NASDAQ Stock Market LLC (NASDAQ) under the symbol CHSCP. On August 31, 2013, we had 12,272,003 shares of our 8% Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock outstanding. During September 2013, we issued 11,319,175 shares of Class B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock (Class B Preferred Stock), which is listed on the NASDAQ under the symbol CHSCO. We buy commodities from and provide products and services to patrons (including our members and other non-member customers), both domestic and international. ... More ...