Since 1976,

Hedlin Ag Enterprises has specialized in retained executive search for agribusinesses and agricultural associations throughout the United States. Why has it endured since founded by Larry Hedlin? It’s our philosophy and dedication to strive to be the best, not the biggest.

Hedlin Ag Legacy

Hedlin Ag Enterprises has assisted many Boards of Directors and executives for ag companies and associations to fill leadership positions on the both the national and regional level. Following is a representative listing of successful searches filling leadership positions in the past.

Cooperatives and Related Companies

CEO, Ag Partners, LLC; Albert City, IA
VP of Grain (now CEO), Heartland Co-op; West Des Moines, IA
CEO, United Services Association; Urbandale, IA
CEO, CPI; Hastings, NE
CEO; Central Valley Ag Cooperative; York, NE
CEO, Central Farm Service; Truman, MN
CEO, Stateline Cooperative; Burt, IA
CEO, Central Farmers Cooperative, FREMAR LLC; Marion, SD
CFO, Skyland Grain, LLC; Johnson City, KS
GM, Maple River Grain and Agronomy, LLC; Casselton, ND
GM, Skyland Grain, LLC; Johnson City, KS
GM, Farmers Win Cooperative; Fredericksburg, IA

Agricultural Associations

CEO, American Soybean Association; St. Louis, MO
CEO, Iowa Pork Producers Association; Clive, IA
CEO, Holstein Association USA; Brattleboro, VT
CEO, Agribusiness Association of Iowa; Des Moines, IA
CEO, Iowa Cattlemen’s Association; Ames, IA
COO, Iowa Soybean Association; Ankeny, IA
CEO, Illinois Soybean Association; Bloomington, IL
Leadership Training Manager; Iowa Corn Growers Association; Johnston, IA

Additional Agricultural Companies

CFO, Eldon C. Stutsman, Inc.; Hills, IA
Executive Director, Swine Health Information Center; Ames, IA
General Manager, Premier Crop Systems; Des Moines, IA
President, Real Estate Services, Hertz Farm Management; Nevada, IA
M&A Director, Farrell Growth Group, LLC; Gladstone, MO