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Land O'Lakes, Inc. Named to Forbes 2019 America's Best Employers List

Farmer-owned cooperative ranks 23rd among large employers

Land O'Lakes, Inc. Named to Forbes 2019 America's Best Employers List


ARDEN HILLS, Minn. (July 9, 2019) – Land O’Lakes, Inc. today announced it has been recognized as one of America’s Best Employers in 2019 by Forbes Media and Statista Inc.

“The America’s Best Employers 2019 recognition reinforces Land O’Lakes’ commitment to our employees and to being a world-class employer,” said Loren Heeringa, senior vice president and chief human resources officer of Land O’Lakes. “We are honored this year to again be recognized by Forbes as one of America’s best employers.”

Land O’Lakes ranked No. 23 in the large employers category, consisting of companies with 5,000 or more employees. Forbes and Statista, a market research company, selected America’s Best Employers based on an independent survey from a vast sample of more than 50,000 U.S. employees working for companies employing at least 1,000 people.

The survey asks individuals to evaluate their employers and rate whether they would recommend their workplace to others based on work-related questions, including working conditions, atmosphere, salary and company image.


About Land O'Lakes, Inc.  
Land O'Lakes, Inc., one of America's premier agribusiness and food companies, is a member-owned cooperative with industry-leading operations that span the spectrum from agricultural production to consumer foods. With 2018 annual sales of $15 billion, Land O'Lakes is one of the nation's largest cooperatives, ranking 212 on the Fortune 500. Building on a legacy of more than 98 years of operation, Land O'Lakes today operates some of the most respected brands in agribusiness and food production including LAND O LAKES® Dairy Foods, Purina Animal Nutrition, WinField United and Land O’Lakes SUSTAINTM. The company does business in all 50 states and more than 60 countries. Land O'Lakes, Inc. corporate headquarters are located in Arden Hills, Minn.

4001 Lexington Avenue North Arden Hills, MN 55126 | Mailing: P.O. Box 64101 St. Paul, MN 55164-0101 | 651.375.2222