Aurora Co-Op opens new headquarters|
After 105 years in the same location, itís welcome change for the Aurora Cooperative. The company celebrated the grand opening of its new headquarters on Monday. Growing from a 150 million dollar company to $1.5 billion dollar, it comes as no surprise that the event saw global attendance. Farmers and bankers from around the world toured the new office, designed for the next generation of producers. Aurora Cooperative Vice President of grain Chad Carlson says itís a sign of the changing times. As far as what challenges lie ahead in the new year for the agriculture industry Carlson says with the economy there are challenges every day, but itís how you address them that make the difference. The new global headquarters is located on East Highway 34 in Aurora.