River Region Cooperative of Sleepy Eye and Essig has returned a record amount of cash and equity to patrons based off July 31, 2013 year end financial results.

River Region Cooperative of Sleepy Eye and Essig has returned a record amount of cash and equity to patrons based off July 31, 2013 year end financial results.

Total cumulative payouts in December were $2.48 million in cash and $1.35 million in equity.

Following is a breakdown of the cash and equity payouts:

Estates (Cash) - $160,000Age redemptions (Cash) $78,000FEC 1991-1995 (Cash) - $1,125,000COO 1991-1995 (Cash) - $220,000Current Cash Dividend - $900,000Current Equity Dividend - $1,350,000Total $3,833,000