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Do you risk losing out on family connections, learning, running your business and shopping and entertainment opportunities because you don't have reliable electricity or broadband services? Live life to its fullest with safe, reliable and affordable electricity and fiber-fast internet, TV and phone services. You matter! We serve homes, farms, churches, schools and small and large commercial businesses to make people's lives better. Thank you for your interest in the cooperative's actions to make people's lives better. The Newsroom will keep you informed.

On Behalf of Team SEMO - Thank you! 

CEO Sean

CEO/GM Sean Vanslyke

Smartphone: (573) 703-7694

Member Spotlight: Farmers 1st Ag

Fertilizer, chemicals and custom application services are just a few things Farmers 1st Ag, LLC has to offer those they serve. If you have any questions about how they can help you, give call (573) 360-1974 or visit their website at www.farmers1stag.com.

The Friday Feature w/ Sean: Complacency is dangerous in many ways.

#Complacency is dangerous in many ways. #colinpowell taught me a lesson to not make excuses. During this holiday season, let’s look for opportunities to grow and help others by #leadingwithyourheart. Week 87 of #TheFridayFeature.

Member Spotlight: The Bar Fitness

The Bar Fitness is a 24-hour gym located in the Sikeston Outlet Mall. They offer free weights, cardio machines and weight machines. If you have any questions about the gym or becoming a member, call (573) 521-8391.

The Friday Feature w/ Sean: Some days will suck

Tired of being told “Cheer Up?” As the train of life keeps going, some days will suck. Sometimes we need to listen rather than cheer! Week 86 of The Friday Feature.

Member Spotlight: Performance Blenders

Performance Blenders, Gordonville, Mo., is a locally-owned commodity blending station that utilizes research proven ADM Animal Nutrition™ minerals, premixes, and specialty products. These are then blended with high quality feed by-products to provide customized, high performance rations. They offer sales, services, bulk and bagged delivery to your farm. If you have any questions or would like to place an order, call (573) 204-1227 or visit performanceblenders.com.

The Friday Feature w/ Sean: Intentional. It’s our time to finish strong.

🎉 Intentional. It’s our time to finish strong. 20 days until Thanksgiving. 50 days until Christmas. 56 days until 2022. Let’s go and make the time count. Week 85 of The Friday Feature.

Member Spotlight: Kern's Grocery

Since 1971, Kern's Grocery has been serving New Hamburg and the surrounding communities. If you are cooking and run out of something you need, you can count on Kern’s to have it. They also have a lunch buffet that starts at 11:00 a.m. and usually ends around noon. On Fridays, you'll find fish, shrimp, fried chicken along with a variety of sides. They would love for you to stop by or give them all at (573) 545-3234.

The Friday Feature w/ Sean: Sometimes we need to have a little fun to remind ourselves to live!

🐂 Ride the Bull! Sometimes we need to have a little fun to remind ourselves to live life to the fullest each day. Even if it means a little embarrassment - see example today! The bull didn't suffer in the making of this video! 😃 Week 84 of The Friday Feature.