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Regular office hours at Farmers' Electric Cooperative are 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Farmers' Electric Cooperative's office building


Important Dates:

Electric Bills Due By 15th of each month 

Disconnects for non-payment approximately the 25th of each month

Holiday Calendar:

Farmers' Electric Cooperative's business office will be closed the following holidays in 2019:

New Year's:  Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Presidents' Day:  Monday, February 18, 2019

Memorial Day:  Monday, May 27, 2019

Independence Day:  Thursday, July 4, 2019

Labor Day:  Monday, September 2, 2019

Veterans' Day:  Monday, November 11, 2019

Thanksgiving:  Thursday, November 28, 2019

Christmas Day:  Wednesday, December 25, 2019


201 West Business 36, P.O. Box 680, Chillicothe, Missouri 64601

Phone Numbers:


Toll-Free:  1-800-279-0496

Fax:  660-646-3569

Power Outage, 24 Hours/Day, 7 Days/Week: 1-800-927-5334

Call Before You Dig: 1-800-DIG-RITE (1-800-344-7483)

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Farmers' Electric is pleased to provide online information about cooperative membership and Member services.  If you do not find what you need or are unable to access any information on this website, please contact us by calling 1-800-279-0496 or send us an email.


Automated Telephone Directory:

The telephone lines at the cooperative office in Chillicothe are answered by an automated attendant. When you call either the 660-646-4281 or 1-800-279-0496 number you will hear a greeting, with several options listed. To make a payment, press 2. If you know your party's extension, you may dial it at any time. Otherwise, dial Zero (0) or remain on the line to speak to the operator.


Payment:  1

Billing Inquiries:  2

Outages:  3

New Construction:  5

Capital Credits:  113

Energy Services:  122

Renewable Energy:  130

Member Relations:  112


To report a power outage, please call 1-800-927-5334. This toll-free telephone number is manned 24-hours-a-day. You may also pay your bill any time of day by credit card, debit card or e-check at this number.


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