About Red Star Yeast Co. LLC

Red Star Yeast Company LLC (RSYC), a leader in the Yeast Manufacturing Industry, is a joint venture between Lesaffre Yeast Corporation and ADM. Red Star Yeast is proud to operate a state of the art facility that opened its doors in 2005 in Cedar Rapids, IA as the largest fresh yeast manufacturing facility in North America. The Lesaffre Yeast Corporation has been providing quality yeast products since 1853 and is the world leader in yeast and yeast extracts with a presence in more than 40 countries worldwide.

Red Star Yeast Company LLC’s success comes from strong values, passion for excellence in our yeast business, and partnership with its employees and customers.

  • Dedication - Is the main ingredient of our past and future successes.
  • Professional - Is who we are.
  • Responsible - To our customers, fellow employees, families and communities.
  • Pride - Is what we feel about our products, know-how and technology.
  • Respect - Is what keeps us focused and united.

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