Our hours are from 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m., Monday though Friday.

Contact Information

Physical Address

4270 Turkey Creek Rd
Elm Creek, NE 68836

Main Phone Number

(308) 856-4643

Mailing Address

PO Box 589
Elm Creek, NE 68836


Chief Executive Officer:

Chuck Woodside Chief Executive Officer ext: 6010

Grain Information:

Blake Beno Merchandising Manager ext: 6021
Rick Sorensen Logistics Manager ext: 6013
Candy Jakubowski Merchandiser ext: 6129
Jane Fecht Merchandiser ext: 6020
Cole Lambrecht Merchandiser ext: 6026
Katelyn Gewecke Commodity Assistant ext: 1123
Sloane Holtmeier Merchandiser ext: 6025
Grant Dahlgren Merchandiser ext: 6022

Financial Information:

Shana Dahlgren Chief Financial Officer ext: 6011
Lee Ann Wilson Controller ext: 6016
Joe Leick Accounting Manager ext: 6038
Karie Paben Accounting Assistant ext: 6039

Employment Information:

Jena Johnson HR Manager ext: 6014

Plant Information:

Brad Metz Operations Manager ext: 6040
Tim Vogt Environmental & Safety Manager ext: 6024

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    KAAPA Grains, LLC is located north of I-80 just west of the intersection of NE Hwy 30 and US/Hwy 183.

    • Elm Creek to Kearney – 19 miles East
    • Elm Creek to Minden – 33 miles Southeast
    • Elm Creek to Ravenna – 50 miles Northeast

    We ask all visitors to park in the parking lot and enter the main office. All grain trucks must stop at the probe for sampling and wait for the speaker to tell you when to approach the scale. Grain trucks will weigh in front of the scale office. For additional information call: (308) 856-4643

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    15 South Central Avenue
    PO Box 2318
    Kearney, NE 68847

    (308) 455-4190

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    8450 KAAPA Lane
    PO Box 238
    Minden, NE 68959

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    PO Box 85
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    KAAPA Grains, LLC

    4270 Turkey Creek Road
    PO Box 589
    Elm Creek, NE 68836

    (308) 856-4643

    • Electronic Signature Now Available!

      We are now offering an electronic signature option for all contracts.  This new user friendly option enables you to review contracts quickly and allows you to retain an electronic copy for your records, eliminating the cost and time delays of the mail.   Please call our Merchandising Team at 308-455-4195 to enroll today.

    • Please Note:

      Grain checks will be mailed upon settlement unless you have notified us that you'll be picking it up.  Please call when you arrive at the office and we'll place the check in the drop box at the location, in an effort to maintain personal separation.  Questions, please call 308-455-4195.  

    • Distillers Hours

      Minden - 24/7/365

      Ravenna - Wet and Dry Distillers 6:00am-6:00pm

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    • Grain Receiving Hours

      Elm Creek 

      Normal Hours - Monday - Friday 8am-5pm


      Normal Hours - Monday - Friday 8am -4pm


      Normal Hours - Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm


      Subject to change due to weather.