Considerations for Spring Seeded Alfalfa
Long term alfalfa productivity depends on successful stand establishment.

Nontoxic Fescue Varieties Ready to Use
Nontoxic varieties of fescue produce more beef on fewer acres and are available for use.

Lallemand Animal Nutrition Announces New Sil-All4x4 Formulation
Since the purchase of the Sil-All® range of forage inoculants in 2011, Lallemand Animal Nutrition’s team of forage experts have developed a new product formulation in the United States to best meet the needs of today’s producers.

Grazing Management Can Improve Pasture Fertility
How much of the nutrients cattle consume are recycled back to the pasture?

Alfalfa’s Benefits to Livestock, Soil Worth the Work
Soil testing is a necessity to reap the benefits of growing alfalfa for hay.

Seminar to Discuss Quality Forages, Quality Meat for Producers
Forage and livestock producers who want to learn about the role forage quality plays in meat quality can attend the Indiana Forage Council seminar.

Growing Teff Grass
“Have you considered teff grass?” This is a growing response to those who are looking for more crop choices in their operations.

Excellent Forage Starts with Planning, Not the Finished Product: Variety Selection
Using the right variety pays big dividends for alfalfa growers.

Fertility Management for Native Grass Forages
Native grasses have relatively low fertility requirements, and recent increases in fertilizer costs have placed a premium on low input production options.​

Forage Cocktails for Beef Cattle
Late March or early April is the time to plant spring forage cocktails for beef cattle grazing.

About Us

In 1966, George Schmidt opened a small business called Shoppers Supply. Starting out as a small Fleet & Farm store operation in Spencer, Iowa it blossomed into a family owned, multi-store retailing business. In 1989, George’s son Jim took over the stores. Today, Shoppers Supply is operated by Jim and his son Tyler.

In December 2011, Shoppers Supply opened its first store outside of Iowa, expanding its family to Apache Junction, Arizona. Shoppers Supply is happy to announce it has opened a second store, which is the main headquarters, in Chandler, AZ. This store is located at the crossroads of Alma School and Queen Creek.

Shoppers Supply carries a large selection of merchandise at competitive prices including: automotive, clothing & footwear, hand & power tools, electrical, farm & ranch supplies, firearms (at select locations), feed, housewares, lawn & garden, pet supplies and plumbing.

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