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Big River Resources Galva, LLC


Galva Ethanol Facility


Facility Information


1100 SE 2nd Street

Galva, IL 61434

Phone: 309-932-9977

Fax: 309-932-9988


Hours of Operation


Administrative Office

Mon - Fri, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Corn Receiving

Mon - Fri, 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM


DDG Loading

Mon - Fri, 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Ethanol Loading




Plant Details


Plant Manager:

Ralph J. Peel


For local DDG Sales Contact:

DDG Merchandiser,

Ron Stover



For local cash corn bids contact:


Dennis Aupperle



Merchandiser Assistant,

Jessica Anderson



For Online Bid Information



To Purchase Ethanol

Contact CHS Renewable Fuels Marketing at





Big River Resources Galva, LLC - Galva, IL, produces 110 million gallons of ethanol annually. It is an ICM/Fagen design facility. It was originally completed and began production in 2009.


Fifty eight new jobs have been created with this facility along with a significant local economic impact.


The facility consumes 39 million bushels of corn from the region and provides an environmentally friendly, clean, renewable fuel, and 320,000 tons each year of valuable high quality livestock feed for local, regional and national markets.




The Galva facility is located directly off of highway 34 on the East side of town.