We are growers for the Michigan Sugar Company Cooperative.
Each share requires the growing of 1 acre of beets
- Growers are paid whatever is left after paying all of the companies expenses
- Grower revenue is held back to make capital improvements and is repaid after 10 years
- Growers whose beets yield more or less than the company average sugar percent receive a premium or discount.
Contract (Shares) : 139 acres
2015 average yield was 37.72 tons per acre
Company average sugar was 17.86%
Kerr Farms average sugar was 19.48%