W.W. Cargill’s first grain storage facility on the American frontier opened in the mid nineteenth century. The company has now become one of the largest, privately-owned businesses, providing food, agricultural, risk management, financial, and industrial products and services around the world. Cargill helps people thrive by applying a visionary approach informed by close to 150 years of good, solid experience. Cargill are to be congratulated on their successful efforts to reduce environmental impact and improving host communities. The BV judging panel unanimously agree the award Most Visionary CSR Policies Agri-business United States 2015.