2016 Patronage checks are ready! The patronage rate for this year is 1.2005%. 100% is being distributed as a cash payout with a minimum payout of $10.00. Therefore, the minimum purchase amount to receive a check is $832.98. This includes purchases from October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2016.
Patronage checks can be picked up at the Almena Main Office now thru Friday, February 3rd. The checks will be mailed out on Monday, February 6th.