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How do you fuel today's powerful farm equipment?

ST. PAUL, Minn., May 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's farmers and ranchers rely on high-tech expensive equipment for some grueling work, often asking one engine to accomplish what three used to do. Six Midwest producers tell how they get top equipment performance in the lead story of C – Your CHS Connection, the magazine published by CHS Inc. (NASDAQ: CHSCP) for its grower-owners and other stakeholders. 

"There's no room for error in this business. Equipment is expensive. Fuel is expensive," said Cassie Lapaseotes, Lapaseotes Ltd., Bridgeport, Neb., one of the producers recounting how testing new premium diesel fuels from Cenex® made an impressionable difference in engine performance. Lapaseotes also appeared in a short video with other producers to talk about the value of premium diesel fuels from Cenex.

The article, Fueling High-Tech Engines, recounts how CHS, the largest U.S. producer of premium diesel fuel, has been collaborating with additive suppliers, equipment manufacturers, retailers and equipment owners to address changing equipment specifications.

C magazine is published bimonthly – in print and online – by CHS Inc. a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States. Diversified in energy, grains and foods, CHS is committed to helping its customers, farmer-owners and other stakeholders grow their businesses through its domestic and global operations. CHS, a Fortune 100 company, supplies energy, crop nutrients, grain marketing services, livestock feed, food and food ingredients, along with business solutions including insurance, financial and risk management services. The company operates petroleum refineries/pipelines and manufactures, markets and distributes Cenex® brand refined fuels, lubricants, propane and renewable energy products.

SOURCE CHS Inc.

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