Mankato, Minn., Sept. 29, 2022—In recognition of the global agribusiness and nutrition company’s 120th anniversary, Major Najwa Massad has formally declared this Sept. 30 “ADM Day” in Mankato.

ADM — previously known as Archer Daniels Midland Company — has long been a valued business presence in the Mankato community, contributing significantly to the area’s employment base, local-business spending, community-development efforts and more.

“ADM has played such an important and active role in Mankato, and we are very proud to celebrate this momentous occasion with our valued community members. After many years, ADM and Mankato continue to have a successful foundation that thrives on community partnerships and building opportunities. We look forward to our next 120 years in Mankato,” said Scott Smith, ADM Mankato plant manager.

Added Greg Webb, vice president of Government Relations for ADM: “The Mankato community plays a vital role in ADM’s global agricultural and food-ingredient production network, helping us fulfill our purpose of unlocking the power of nature to enrich the quality of life. So it’s an honor for us to receive this distinction from the city. We look forward to many more years of partnership and growth.”