Monthly Archives: January 2015

Congratulations to Tom Clark, who entered into retirement today! Tom joined Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative in September 2007 as a mechanic and electrician helper. In January of 2008, Tom moved into a house mechanic position. Gary Cornelius caught up with Tom on his last day to present him with his watch reflecting the time […]

An employee appreciation meal was served today to thank our employees for their continued hard work and loyalty. Three more lunches will be held over the next week so that each shift can participate. The meal includes roast beef, mashed potatoes, gravy, chicken penne pasta, glazed carrots and dessert. 

With nearly 40 years as a Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative employee, Robert Fischer is retiring from the Cooperative. Kelvin Thompsen and John Dean caught up with Bob during one of his last days as a shift supervisor to present him with his watch reflecting the time spent with us. Bob joined the Cooperative in […]

Frank Wertish joined the Cooperative in September 1975 as a pulp dryer foreman. He worked in both process and maintenance, holding positions from crane operator, machinist, beet end crew leader, heavy equipment mechanic and then finishing his career as a house mechanic 1st class. A house mechanic 1st class performs repairs on various factory mechanical […]