Source: Growmark, Inc. via

Growmark and eight of its FS member cooperatives acquired the business and inventory of Tri-County Petroleum, Inc. The acquisition includes the fuels and lubricant business located in the southern Illinois towns of Greenville, Hamel, Pierron, Red Bud, Vandalia and Wood River. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

FS member cooperatives will service fuel accounts in 14 counties. They include: AgriPride FS, Inc., Nashville, Ill.; Effingham-Clay Service Company, Effingham, Ill.; Gateway FS, Inc., Red Bud, Ill.; M & M Service Company, Carlinville, Ill.; Madison Service Company, Alhambra, Ill.; St. Clair Service Company, Belleville, Ill.; South Central FS, Inc., Vandalia; and Tri-County FS, Inc., Jerseyville, Ill.

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