SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):
January 28, 2013
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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5500 Cenex Drive, Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On January 28, 2013, David Kastelic notified CHS Inc. (the “Company”) that he intends to retire from his position of Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective September 3, 2013, concluding a 20-year career with the Company.
The Company has commenced a search for Mr. Kastelic's successor and plans for a seamless transition. The Company's search shall include the consideration of both internal and external candidates with the goal of filling the position by August 31, 2013, the end of the Company's fiscal year.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
January 29, 2013
/s/ Carl M. Casale
Name: Carl M. Casale
Title: President and Chief Executive Officer