The Andersons, Inc. is a diversified company, which is rooted in agriculture. It engages in railcar leasing and repair, turf products production, and consumer retailing. It operates through the following business segments: Grain, Ethanol, Plant Nutrient, Rail, and Other.
The Grain segment operates grain elevators in various states in the United States. The Ethanol segment holds investments in ethanol production facilities organized as separate limited liability companies. The Plant Nutrient segment manufactures, distributes, and retails agricultural and related plant nutrients, corncob-based products, and pelleted lime and gypsum products in the U.
S. Corn Belt and Puerto Rico. The Rail segment leases, repairs, and sells various types of railcars, locomotives and barges.
The Other segment includes corporate income and expense and cost for functions that provide support and services to the other segments.