CHS Hedging

Working side-by-side for your farm’s success


You can count on the experts at CHS Hedging for trusted market intelligence and insight to help you grow. A subsidiary of CHS, CHS Hedging is focused on helping you make the right decisions for the right reasons.

Are you looking for responsive service? Easy-to-use online access? Advice from a broker that truly understands your operation?

Working one-on-one with you, CHS Hedging provides unique solutions incorporating commodity price risk management expertise and superior execution to help you succeed. As your personal consultants for sound decision-making, we offer:

  • Global insights and markets expertise
  • Executive counsel and customized marketing strategies for commodities
  • Timely alerts and action recommendations
  • Leading-edge technology and trading tools
  • Daily and weekly market commentaries on grains, livestock, dairy and financials
  • Prompt execution of trades by seasoned brokers

Having a strong marketing plan can help enhance your profitability and help you grow. Recognized by Futures magazine as one of the Top 50 Brokers leading the industry since 2005, CHS Hedging has provided risk management services in the agriculture and energy sectors for more than 25 years. You can learn more about the services, including financial and market planning through Russell Consulting Group, at


CHS Hedging Branch Office

As a branch office for CHS Hedging, CHS based out of Herman, MN provides customized marketing strategies and brokerage services to its farmer-patrons.

Our goal is to help you make the right decisions for the right reasons to meet your farming operation’s goals through:

  • Specialized marketing plans for grains, livestock, dairy and swine
  • Access to actionable market intelligence and insight from CHS Hedging experts
  • Web-based Cheta tool for electronic order entry with enhanced charts and quotes (for customers who qualify)
  • A broad complement of commodity price risk management programs and products

Follow ongoing market updates from CHS Hedging on Twitter: @hedgeit

Contact one of your local CHS Brokers today.

Jerry Kramer
Herman Branch Manager
(o) 320-677-2251

Tom Bovee
Herman Branch Broker
(c) 320-221-3836

Rich Cole
Fergus Falls Branch Manager
(o) 218-736-2648

Dustin Umlauf
Fergus Falls Branch Broker
(o) 218-739-3521

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