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AAI Announces New Board Members

Tracy Gathman, Tom Linnen, and Mike Moellenbeck have been elected to the Board of Directors for the Agribusiness Association of Iowa (AAI).   Gathman began his cooperative career in 1979 at that cooperative as a laborer working in the full spectrum of grain and agronomy duties.  In 2001, following a successful merger between the Farmers Cooperative […]

Jeff Schnell has been announced as AAI's new CEO

Agribusiness Association of Iowa Announces Chief Executive Officer

NEWS RELEASE   For Immediate Release                                              Des Moines – The Agribusiness Association of Iowa (AAI) has announced Jeff Schnell as its new Chief Executive Officer. Schnell previously served as the Public Policy Director for the Iowa Pork Producers Association (IPPA), a position he has held since 1997.  During that time, he supervised state and federal […]

Governor Culver Lifts Harvest Weight Limit

Proclamation temporarily allows trucks hauling harvests heavier weights Governor Chet Culver today signed a proclamation today that temporarily lifts the weight limits of trucks that are hauling harvest goods. Similar to previous years’ proclamations the temporary lift will allow a 10 percent per axle tolerance for weights without requiring the hauler to acquire a permit. […]

Iowa Minibulk Recycling Pilot Works Well For AAI Members

“Within the next thirty days, we will fill our quota of six thousand minibulk containers for this recyling project!”  says Ken Root, recycling coordinator for AAI.  “This is too good a deal to pass up:  You can get rid of worthless tanks that are taking up space and will become am EPA regulated liability next year,” Root explains.  […]

Governor Culvers Signs Trans Axle Bill

Governor Culver Signs Law Allowing all Commodities to Travel on Trans Axle Semis

Thursday, April 15, 2010 Governor Chet Culver signed AAI endorsed legislation expanding the types of commodities trucks can carry using six and seven-axle configurations at higher weight limits.

Grain Indemnity Fund Bill Signing

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