Beware of Wet Hay
Hay that is baled and stored when it's too wet could heat up enough to start a barn fire, a Purdue Extension forage specialist warns.

Making Quality Hay When the Sun Doesn’t Shine
Has the wet spring and summer caused problems for your hay crop?

California Livestock Producers and Rice Farmers Create Win-Win Solution
The California drought has ranchers desperate for inexpensive feed and the air quality regulations has left rice farmers with an abundance of straw to unload. Two problems solved.

GrassSnap- A Mobile App for Monitoring Grasslands
GrassSnap makes photo-monitoring a snap!

Getting the Quality out of 2nd Cutting Fescue Hay
Second-cutting fescue makes quality hay when stems and seed heads were cut earlier.

Neches White Clover Released
New variety of clover blooms and makes seed early.

Adding Forage Options with Summer Annuals
Consider warm-season annuals as part of your forage rotation.

7 Ways to Extend Forages during California's Drought
Dairy nutritionist: Try these tips to get through this year’s short water supplies and high-priced feeds.

Sweet Clover Abundance
The good, the bad, and the ugly of sweet clover.

Toxic Fungus Appears in Missouri Pastures
The first two weeks of July are prime time for ergot to appear in common pasture grasses.

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.

Shoppers Supply prides itself on everyday low prices along with being the industry leader in product knowledge and customer service.