On January 27, 2015, a complaint to initiate an adversary proceeding was filed in the bankruptcy case of Turner Grain Merchandising, Inc. (d/b/a Turner Grain, Inc.) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 125 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Adversary case 2:15-ap-01009. Complaint by Oakley Grain, Inc. , Bruce Oakley, Inc. against U.S. Dept. of Agriculture , Thomas James Vilsack , Commodity Credit Corporation , Turner Grain Merchandising, Inc. , Ivory Rice, LLC , Rice Arkansas Inc. , Rice America Inc. , Neauman Coleman & Co., LLC , Turner North LLC , Brinkley Truck Brokerage LLC , Agri-Petroleum Sales LLC , Agribusiness Properties LLC , Does , Rabo AgriFinance, Inc , Turner Commodities Inc. , Harper Ross , Harper Ross Farms , Gene Stock , Gracewood Farms LLC , Josh Oakes , Grace Ag Partnership , D Faris Buchberger , CC&B Farms , Chris Zepponi Triple C Farms , Martin Walker Reality Partnership , Stokes Mayberry Gin Company Inc. , Bell-Mo Seed , Benny Bollinger , John Stephens , Shirley Crow Stephens , Seepwater Farms , Clint Stephens , Phil Stephens , Doug ONeal , Lance Gray , Randle Foran , Stanley Bartlett , Roger Wilkinson , Donald Wilkinson , David Wilkinson , Donnie Wilkinson , Keith Wilkinson , Delta Grain Marketing Inc. . Nature of Suit: (14 (Recovery of money/property – other)) (Williams, Lisa)
Turner Grain Merchandising, Inc. (d/b/a Turner Grain, Inc.) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 23, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-15687. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Audrey Evans. The law firm of Keech Law Firm, P.A. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Turner Grain Merchandising, Inc. (d/b/a Turner Grain, Inc.) in the bankruptcy case.