The Annual Meeting of the Prairie Pride membership was held March 16, 2013. The meeting was called to order by Chairman, Kevin Fischer, at 1:00 p.m..
Secretary, Huleigh Wilson, read the notice of the meeting and the number in attendance constituted a quorum. The minutes of the March 10th 2012 members' meeting were reviewed and approved.
Kevin Fischer gave an update over the past year.
*Biodiesel Incentive has been renewed through December 31st, 2013.
*The increase in RF2 standard mandated by the government should bring decent prices for ethanol and biodiesel.
*Accounts Payables have all been cleaned up and lawsuits have been taken care of.
*Recognition to our attorneys, accountants, Deerfield Energy board members Al Decker & Marvin Oerke, Prairie Pride's Treasurer, Al Decker and Karla Wilson, Prairie Pride's Administrative Assistant.
*Patience - would still appreciate your patience as we move forward to a more promising future.
Troy Norton from Williams Keepers LLC reviewed the financials.
Al Decker went over Deerfield Energy LLC financial and biodiesel production summaries.
Nominations Committee Chairman, Paul Cumpton introduced the nominated directors, Al Decker, Gene Morris & Marvin Querry. Paul asked for nominations from the floor, none were offered. It was moved to accept the slate as recommended by the Nominations Committee and was seconded. Motion carried.
There was not any new or unfinished business and the meeting was adjourned.
We appreciated all of you that could attend and missed all of you that couldn't make it.
The Board of Director officer election was held in May and are as follows:
2013 Board of Director Officers
Chairman - Kevin Fischer
Vice Chairman - Marvin Oerke
Treasurer - Al Decker
Secretary - Huleigh Wilson
The new Prairie Pride address is:
2119 E. Austin, Nevada MO 64772
& phone number: 417-661-0304
New office hours: Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Our part-time employee, Karla Wilson, is handling the administrative duties for Prairie Pride.