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The Ag Exchange is one more way we bring value to our farm customers. Our goal is to maximize the convenience and efficiency of their banking relationship at Peoples Exchange Bank with a unique combination of products and services designed just for them.

In addition to a complete package of specialized products, we add value through events that combine an opportunity to get together with fellow farmers while hearing from speakers who address current topics of interest in agriculture. Ag Exchange offers travel opportunities that are both enjoyable and educational from an agricultural perspective.


The Ag Exchange Program includes:

  • Bank-sponsored events including social, educational and travel opportunities
  • Farm Equity Line of Credit
  • Ag Line of Credit Sweep Accounts
  • Remote Deposit (coming soon)
  • SEP IRA’s
  • Property and Casualty insurance quotes from ag specialists
  • Detailed Financial Analysis and Custom Financial Reports thru Farm Equity Mgr.
  • Crop Hail and Multi-Peril Insurance
  • FSA and KDFA Beginning Farmer Loans
  • FSA Guaranteed Lender Status

There is no membership fee to belong to the Ag Exchange. Please contact our Ag Exchange Coordinator, Kristi Benyshek  at 785.243.2000 or by email at kbenyshek@pebank.net to learn more.

Ag Exchange is overseen by our committee of:

-  Kristi Benyshek

-  Kasey Eickman

-  Jim Koch

-  Melissa Coonrod

-  Edmund Rudolph

 

Our Ag Specialists

Our agri-banking specialists have more than 100 combined years of personal farming experience. They’re not only qualified to provide financial assistance, but have the practical knowledge that only comes from first-hand experience in agriculture. In addition, we have unmatched expertise in the areas of insurance, investments and ag-related software that makes our team uniquely qualified to assist you in the financing of your farming operation.

Jim Koch, President

Jim is a lifetime farmer. Raised near Clyde, Jim, his wife and other family members are still involved with the family farming operation. Jim’s other career (banking) began in 1985 following a short stint with the Farmers Home Administration in Washington, Kansas. Over the years, Jim has served his customers, employees, communities and his alma mater, Kansas State University, tirelessly. jkoch@pebank.net 

 

Randy Wise, Vice President
Belleville Branch 

Randy is a native of Washington, Kansas and a graduate of Kansas State University. He joined our bank in March of 2008. Randy’s areas of expertise include insurance and investments. Together with his prior banking experience, Randy has a well-rounded knowledge of financial services. rwise@pebank.net 

 

Edmund Rudolph, Vice President
Concordia Branch 

Edmund grew up in Belleville, Kansas and is a graduate of Cloud County Community College and Fort Hays State University.  He has over 14 years of banking experience and over 10 years of farm experience. Edmund joined Peoples Exchange Bank in 2014.  Edmund, his wife Lacie, and family currently reside in Clyde.  erudolph@pebank.net