Elevator operators Mayberry and Benevides keep harvest on track
August 8, 2019
If you want to know about grain elevators you can ask two of Northwest Grain Growers longtime employees Lupe Benevides and Tim Mayberry. Both have worked at the local elevators as warehousemen and foremen for over 37 years each. If you ever had a summer job working at the local elevators or driving trucks for the local farmers, you know them well.
Lupe Benevides lives in Dayton and oversees the Columbia County, Waitsburg and Coppei elevators and is on call to help out at all the facilities run by NWGG. He was born in Loreto, Mexico on the California Baja coast. His family fir...