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ADM's Decatur Office Recognized as a Fit-Friendly Worksite

04/13/2016
American Heart Association distinction reflects company's commitment to employees' health and wellnessDECATUR, ILLINOIS April 13, 2016—Archer Daniels Midland Company's (NYSE: ADM) North American headquarters in Decatur, Illinois, has been recognized as a Gold Level Recipient of the American Heart Association's Fit-Friendly Worksites Recognition program.

The Heart Association bills its Fit-Friendly Worksites program as a catalyst for positive change. Worksites throughout the nation can be part of the initiative by making the health and wellness of their employees a priority. ADM's North American Headquarters was recognized for:Offering employees physical activity support.Providing healthy eating options at the worksite.Promoting a wellness culture.Implementing various programs that address employees' physical activity, and nutrition, and the company's culture.

"We are extremely honored and excited to be recognized by the American Heart Association's 'My Heart. My Life.' initiative as a Gold Level Fit-Friendly Worksite," said Jennifer Cunningham, director, corporate health and global benefits at ADM. "Physical activity and employee wellness are important priorities at ADM, and we encourage all employees to take advantage of the benefits we offer, such as our newly renovated Wellness Center and the many healthy meal options at our on-site cafeteria."

About ADM in Decatur

Decatur, Illinois, is home to ADM's North American headquarters. It is the site of more than 50 ADM locations that employ more than 4,200 people. In addition to its corporate office and City Center facilities, ADM's Decatur operations include the world's largest corn processing plant, which produces an array of products ranging from corn oil, to animal feed, to sweeteners and ethanol; a soybean processing plant that makes food ingredients and animal feeds; and ADM's intermodal container ramp, which enables U.S. companies to ship products quickly, efficiently and cost-effectively to markets around the world. ADM's global research and development operations are also based in Decatur.

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