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Employer Identification No.) or organization)   ? 4 , 1811 Aksarben Drive, Omaha, NE 68106 (402) 884-870080 (Address of principal executive offices,6.(Registrant ? s telephone number, includingincluding zip code) area code)$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/.|pO!gj^R*=PF0*8X> @ l  LM5?=C  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains Inc!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } I;}  L     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017TABLE OF CONTENTS ?  ?  Page- % ? Commonly Used Defined Terms~    ?   ? PART I   ?   Item 1. Business.~  ? Item 1A. Risk Factors.~ > ? Item 1B."Unresolved Staff Comments.~ r ? Item 2. Properties.~ r ? Item 3.Legal Proceedings.~ r ? Item 4. Mine Safety Disclosures.~ r ? ?PART II ? Item 5..&Market for Registrant?s Common Equity,~ v.&Related Stockholder Matters and Issuer'Purchases of Equity Securities. ?D?l|pCRw'Fk> !"#$%&'()*+,-./0123456789:;<=>?  Item 6. Selected Financial Data.~ ~! ?!!" Item 7.,"$Management?s Discussion and Analysis~ "#9#1of Financial Condition and Results of Operations.$ ?$$% Item 7A.0%(Quantitative and Qualitative Disclosures~ %&&About Market Risk.' ?''( Item 8..(&Financial Statements and Supplementary~ () )Data.* ?**+ Item 9.5+-Changes in and Disagreements With Accountants~ +,/,'on Accounting and Financial Disclosure.- ?--. Item 9A. .Controls and Procedures.~ ./ ?//0 Item 9B.0Other Information.~ 01 ?112 ?2PART III23 ?334 Item 10.34+Directors, Executive Officers and Corporate~ 455 Governance.6 ?667 Item 11.7Executive Compensation.~ 78 ?889 Item 12.09(Security Ownership of Certain Beneficial~ 9:5:-Owners and Management and Related Stockholder;;Matters.< ?<<= Item 13.7=/Certain Relationships and Related Transactions,~ =>">and Director Independence.? ???D" l-Y/]Aj=?oO"@ABCDEFGHIJK@ Item 14./@'Principal Accounting Fees and Services.~ @A ?AAB ?BPART IVBC ?CCD Item 15.0D(Exhibits, Financial Statement Schedules.~ DE ?EEF ? Signatures.~ FGH$I____________________________1J)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0K(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/>vB[OC=PF0*8X> @2KKJJIIFF   l  T  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 7} :      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017+#Green Plains Inc. and Subsidiaries: ?) ! Green Plains; the company. &Green Plains Inc. and its subsidiaries  BioProcess Algae BioProcess Algae LLC%  Fleischmann?s Vinegar+ #Fleischmann?s Vinegar Company, Inc.#  Green Plains Cattle' Green Plains Cattle Company LLC"  Green Plains Grain& Green Plains Grain Company LLC6. Green Plains Partners; the partnership5-Green Plains Partners LP and its subsidiaries+# Green Plains Processing80Green Plains Processing LLC and its subsidiaries" Green Plains Trade$Green Plains Trade Group LLC SCI Ingredients&SCI Ingredients Holdings, Inc.$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/2Nvj^=B-t'=PF0*8X> @ l  f  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } $} 6      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ASC) !Accounting Standards Codification  EBITDA/ 'Earnings before interest, income taxes, % depreciation and amortization  EPS Earnings per share  Exchange Act3 +Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended GAAP5-U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles IPO/'Initial public offering of Green Plains Partners LP LIBOR%London Interbank Offered Rate LTIP/'Green Plains Partners LP 2015 Long-TermIncentive Plan Nasdaq The Nasdaq Global Market SEC*"Securities and Exchange Commission Securities Act*"Securities Act of 1933, as amended$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/<`esP_=PF0*8X> @ l  +z}  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } 1 +     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  Bgy Billion gallons per year  BTU British Thermal Units  CAFE& Corporate Average Fuel Economy  CARB& California Air Resources Board  CBOB- %Conventional blendstock for oxygenate1)blending, an 84 octane sub-grade gasoline CFTC,$Commodity Futures Trading Commission DOT)!U.S. Department of Transportation E15/'Gasoline blended with up to 15% ethanol by volume E85/'Gasoline blended with up to 85% ethanol by volume EIA.&U.S. Energy Information Administration EISA/'Energy Independence and Security Act of2007, as amended EPA,$U.S. Environmental Protection Agency EUEuropean Union FDA)!U.S. Food and Drug Administration FSMA-%Food Safety Modernization Act of 2011 ILUC"Indirect land usage charge LCFS Low Carbon Fuel Standard MMBTU%Million British Thermal Units MmgMillion gallonsDl`%i S }4zJC !"#$%&'()*  Mmgy Million gallons per year! MTBE#!Methyl tertiary-butyl ether" RFS II#"Renewable Fuels Standard II# RIN'#Renewable identification number$ U.S.$ United States% USDA&%U.S. Department of Agriculture&'$(____________________________1))Created by Morningstar Document Research.0*(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/DwO=PF0*8X> @**))(( l  "\  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } $} }  }  "     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  Plant Initial Operation or  Technology Plant Production  Acquisition Date  Capacity (mmgy)"  Atkinson, Nebraska  June 2013 Delta-T~ %  Bluffton, Indiana (1)  Sept. 2008 ICM~ &  Central City, Nebraska  July 2009 ICM~ # Fairmont, Minnesota Nov. 2013Delta-T~  Hereford, Texas Nov. 2015 ICM/Lurgi~ & Hopewell, Virginia (2) Oct. 2015Katzen~  Lakota, Iowa Oct. 2010 ICM/Lurgi~ ! Madison, Illinois Sept. 2016 Vogelbusch~ j% Mount Vernon, Indiana Sept. 2016 Vogelbusch~ j$ Obion, Tennessee (1) Nov. 2008 ICM~  Ord, Nebraska July 2009 ICM~ % Otter Tail, Minnesota Mar. 2011Delta-T~  Riga, Michigan Oct. 2010Delta-T~ $ Shenandoah, Iowa (1) Aug. 2007 ICM~ ." Superior, Iowa (1) July 2008Delta-T~ $ Wood River, Nebraska Nov. 2013Delta-T~  York, Nebraska Sept. 2016Katzen~  Total~ $____________________________D lH2zc I=/y:. !1 )Created by Morningstar Document Research.0!(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/=PF0*8X> @!!  l  ) n  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2) (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } $ )     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/20170(Agribusiness and Energy Services Segment ?!  Facility Location& On-Site Grain Storage Capacity  (thousands of bushels)  Grain Elevators   Archer, Nebraska~ z  Essex, Iowa~ 9! Hopkins, Missouri~ f* Kismet, Kansas~ "$ St. Edward, Nebraska~   Ethanol Plants" Atkinson, Nebraska~ O! Bluffton, Indiana~ J& Central City, Nebraska~ # Fairmont, Minnesota~ . Hereford, Texas~ L" Hopewell, Virginia~ N Lakota, Iowa~ BJ! Madison, Illinois~ % Mount Vernon, Indiana~ *  Obion, Tennessee~  Ord, Nebraska~ .(% Otter Tail, Minnesota~ "' Riga, Michigan~ &  Shenandoah, Iowa~  Dl}qeY8Z-f2a-c4 !"#$%&'(  Superior, Iowa~ +$! Wood River, Nebraska~ !v3" York, Nebraska~ "n# Total~ #~$%$&____________________________1')Created by Morningstar Document Research.0((http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/jC7+=PF0*8X> @((''&& l  ,j  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } I;} $ ,     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?!  Facility Location Storage Capacity  (thousands of gallons)  Fuel Terminals 9 1 Birmingham, Alabama - Unit Train Terminal~ :f/ ' Birmingham, Alabama - Other~ ' Bossier City, Louisiana~ $ Collins, Mississippi~ % Little Rock, Arkansas~ z$ Louisville, Kentucky~ $ Nashville, Tennessee~ ' Oklahoma City, Oklahoma~ Z Ethanol Plants& Atkinson, Nebraska (1)~ j ! Bluffton, Indiana~ .& Central City, Nebraska~ *## Fairmont, Minnesota~ 0 Hereford, Texas~ D" Hopewell, Virginia~   Lakota, Iowa~ '! Madison, Illinois~ ,% Mount Vernon, Indiana~ ,  Obion, Tennessee~ . Ord, Nebraska~ :Dl`x7[%SS  !"#$%&'()*+%  Otter Tail, Minnesota~ B! Riga, Michigan~ !^ " Shenandoah, Iowa~ "# Superior, Iowa~ #Z$$ Wood River, Nebraska~ $0% York, Nebraska~ %2& Total~ &'($)____________________________1*)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0+(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/g7j=PF0*8X> @++**)) l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } I;} $ }  } $ }  } $ }                               Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ? , $ Year Ended December 31, 2016  High  Low   Quarterly          Cash Dividend          Per Share8 0 Three months ended December 31, 2016 (1)  =@  ffffff6@  Q?9 1 Three months ended September 30, 2016   R:@   {G3@   Q?0( Three months ended June 30, 2016\(4@Q,@ Q?1) Three months ended March 31, 2016(\B7@Hz(@ Q? ? ,$ Year Ended December 31, 2015 High Low Quarterly Cash Dividend Per Share4, Three months ended December 31, 2015Qk8@Q2@Q?5- Three months ended September 30, 2015)\(<@zG!1@ Q?0( Three months ended June 30, 2015fffffA@:@ {Gz?1) Three months ended March 31, 2015333333>@(\O4@ {Gz?$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/> 0x9SRK/#=PF0*8X> @               l  m  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0.} $ }  } $ }  } $ } } $ } } $ }  } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017Performance Graph ? 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Green Plains Inc. ~   33333CT@  q= ףh@  ףp= p@  ףp= 7n@  Qr@  S&P Smallcap 600  ~    Q]@   \(d@   {Ge@   QMe@   = ףpj@. & Nasdaq Clean Edge Green Energy  ~    Z@   Gzj@   Qk@   !n@    ףp=bl@$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/*mh|px=PF0*8X> @z           l  !1    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } >} $ } y} $ } y} $ } y} $ } y} $} $ } y !     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(\? ?     & Other Data: (Non-GAAP)     3+ EBITDA (unaudited and in thousands)~ r ~ ~ v ~  2   `~   $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.Dl,DCs+I=1 0 (http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/H=PF0*8X> @                 l  "  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } $4} $ } y} $ }  } $ }  } $ }  } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?       ?  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Total liabilities~ 8]~ :~ y>  ~  8<  ~ q4$ Stockholders' equity~ ;~ :~ &0  ~  :I!  ~  ?     $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/6  - 7`=PF0*8X> @r          l  7  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } -} $ }  } $ }  } $ }  } $ } } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?       ? Year Ended December 31,  ?~  ~ ~ ~ z ~ v ~ r  ?                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June 2014. &Kismet, Kansas cattle feedlot business   was acquired  ? July 20151 )Green Plains Partners completed its IPO  ? October 20155 -Hopewell, Virginia ethanol plant was acquired  ? November 20152 *Hereford, Texas ethanol plant was acquired ? January 2016,$Partnership acquired certain storage1)and transportation assets of the Hereford'and H opewell ethanol plants ? April 2016/'Increased ownership of BioProcess Algae7/and began consolidating within our consolidatedfinancial statements  ? September 20161)Madison, Illinois, Mount Vernon, Indiana,.&and York, Nebraska ethanol plants were-%acquired and the partnership acquired2*certain storage assets of the these plants ? October 20162*Fleischmann?s Vinegar Company was acquired$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/BUXtS/C rFr0=PF0*8X> @ l  $ngh  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } :} $ } y} $ } y} $ } y $                                 Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017Segment Results ?   ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~ ~ z  Revenues:         #  Ethanol production:         4 , Revenues from external customers (1) ~ :  ~ } ~ r% Intersegment revenues~ ~ ~  & Total segment revenues~ : ~ }~  r1) Agribusiness and energy services: 4, Revenues from external customers (1)~ 9)~ ~.)~  n%% Intersegment revenues~ v~ x~  ^& Total segment revenues~ NT+~ F*~  ʐ&*" Food and food ingredients: 4, Revenues from external customers (1)~ >i~ b ~  % Intersegment revenues~ Z~ .~  & Total segment revenues~ k~ c ~   Partnership: 0( Revenues from external customers~ ~ ~  % Intersegment revenues~ ~ ֘~  D& Total segment revenues~ rU~ ~  80 Revenues including intersegment activity~ ~ ~  ?-% Intersegment eliminations~ ~~ :~  <$ Revenues as reported~ /~ V~ n|DHl~rJ. q&UtB ] ! " #  $!____________________________1")Created by Morningstar Document Research.0#(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/ <=PF0*8X> @j ## "" !!         l  ")  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0} $ }  } $ }  } $ }  "                                 Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017Segment Results ?   ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~ ~ z#  Cost of goods sold:         "  Ethanol production ~ *7 ~ ev ~ 0 ( Agribusiness and energy services  ~ '  ~ '  ~ !)! Food and food ingredients~ ~ V9 ~   Partnership~ ~ ~  )! Intersegment eliminations~ ~~ ~  z= ?~ >~ ^~ ݩ ?  ?Year Ended December 31, ?~ ~ ~~ z( Operating income (loss): " Ethanol production~ v~  ~ .n0( Agribusiness and energy services~ ~ F~  B/)! Food and food ingredients~ ~ "~   Partnership~ ~ ~  )! Intersegment eliminations~ Z~ ~  $ Corporate activities~ ~ "~   ?~ ~ V~  y$____________________________D l~rJCmkC7a( ! 1 )Created by Morningstar Document Research.0!(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/=PF0*8X> @!!              l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0} $ }  } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017Segment Results ?  ?        ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~$  Total assets (1) :      "  Ethanol production ~ .I ~ L=0( Agribusiness and energy services~ &f#~ )! Food and food ingredients~ v~  Partnership~ ޓ~ Z  Corporate assets~ ҹ~ R+)! 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Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~  Ethanol sold    &  (thousands of gallons) ~  F ~ 9&  Distillers grains sold    4, (thousands of equivalent dried tons)~ /~ ' Corn oil sold% (thousands of pounds)~ ~ > Corn consumed& (thousands of bushels)~ z~ J$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/4|pdBp=PF0*8X> @"  l  ú  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } U5} $ }  } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017"Ethanol Production Segment ?  ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~ ~ ~ z  Ethanol sold    &  (thousands of gallons) ~ 9 ~ :&  Distillers grains sold    4, (thousands of equivalent dried tons)~ '~ ) Corn oil sold% (thousands of pounds)~ >~ "R Corn consumed& (thousands of bushels)~ J~ R$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/4sg"E!s"=PF0*8X> @"  l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } I;} $ }  } $ } } $ }  } $ }  } $ } 0                            Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017"46 Contractual Obligations ?    ?  Payments Due By Period'  Contractual Obligations  Total  Less than 1 year   1-3 years   3-5 years  More than 5 years9 1 Long-term and short-term debt obligations   $ 1,174,160   $ 330,281   $ 132,408   $ 395,670   $ 315,801~ 9 1 Interest and fees on debt obligations (2) ~ -  ~  ~ [ ~  ~ _3+ Operating lease obligations (3)~ ~ %~ ~  ~  B Other~ ~ B~ V~ >$ ~  .$ Purchase obligations  4, Forward grain purchase contracts (4)~ v1~ J~ g~ B ~  6. 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Requirements for the Next    Approximate 10% Change    12 Months (1)    in Price  Ethanol ~ ¸Y  Gallons ~ Y Corn~ Bushels~ # Distillers grains~ @Tons (2)~ [ Corn Oil~ Pounds~ Nf Natural gas~  MMBTU~ zg ?$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/4!sgt .Ch\P(=PF0*8X> @Z      l   =  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1) Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } y<}       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/201791Item 15. Exhibits, Financial Statement Schedules. ?  ? Page7 / Report of Independent Registered Public F- 1 Accounting Firm: 2 Consolidated Balance Sheets as of December F- 2 31, 2016 and 20156. Conso lidated Statements of Income for F- 3/'the years-ended December 31, 2016, 2015and 201480 Consolidated Statements of Comprehensive F- 4/'Income for the years-ended December 31,2016, 2015 and 201480 Consolidated Statements of Stockholders? F- 5/'Equity for the years-ended December 31,2016, 2015 and 20145- Consolidated Statements of Cash Flows F- 6.&for the years-ended December 31, 2016, 2015 and 2014:2 Notes to Consolidated Financial Statements F- 8$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/Dlth\P/ V9\) l#~rJ=PF0*8X> @ l  r} D!'  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial StatExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } : r     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 Exhibit Index 2.4(b)6.Amended and Restated Asset Purchase Agreement, 1 )dated August 25, 2016, by and among Green 3 +Plains Inc., Abengoa BioEnergy of Illinois, 2 *LLC and Ab engoa BioEnergy of Indiana, LLC . &(I ncorporated by reference to Exhibit 7 /2. 2 to the company?s Current Report on Form&8-K dated September 26 , 2016)@5-Stock Purchase Agreement, dated as of October0(3, 2016, by and among Green Plains Inc.,6.Green Plains II LLC, SCI Ingredients Holdings,3+Inc., Stone Canyon Industries LLC and other.&selling shareholders (I ncorporated by1)reference to Exhibit 2.1 to the company?s0(Current Report on Form 8-K dated October 3 , 2016) 3.1(a)/'Second Amended and Restated Articles of2*Incorporation of the Company (Incorporated4,by reference to Exhibit 3.1 of the company?s0(Current Report on Form 8-K filed October 15, 2008) 3.1(b)/'Articles of Amendment to Second Amended.&and Restated Articles of Incorporation.&of Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc.-%(Incorporated by reference to ExhibitD lt ZTM ^w* !"#$%&'()*+,-./0123456789:;<=>? 3 +3.1 of the company?s Current Report on Form!!8-K filed May 9, 2011)" 3.1(c)."&Second Articles of Amendment to Second#6#.Amended and Restated Articles of Incorporation$.$&of Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc.%-%%(Incorporated by reference to Exhibit&3&+3.1 of the company?s Current Report on Form''8-K filed May 16, 2014)( @3(+Second Amended and Restated Bylaws of Green)3)+Plains Renewable Energy, Inc., dated August*.*&14, 2012 (Incorporated by reference to+3++Exhibit 3.1 of the company?s Current Report,*,"on Form 8-K filed August 15, 2012)-ffffff@2-*Shareholders? Agreement by and among Green...&Plains Renewable Energy, Inc., each of///'the investors listed on Schedule A, and0800each of the existing shareholders and affiliates131+identified on Schedule B, dated May 7, 20082.2&(Incorporated by reference to Appendix313)F of the company?s Registration Statement4.4&on Form S-4/A filed September 4, 2008)5@.5&Form of Senior Indenture (Incorporated646,by reference to Exhibit 4.5 of the company?s727*Registration Statement on Form S-3/A filed88December 30, 2009)9333333@49,Form of Subordinated Indenture (Incorporated:4:,by reference to Exhibit 4.6 of the company?s;2;*Registration Statement on Form S-3/A filed<<December 30, 2009)=@3=+Indenture relating to the 3.25% Convertible>4>,Senior Notes due 2018, dated as of September?0?(20, 2013, between Green Plains RenewableD lC?FCy;x4~:@ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ[\]^_@3@+Energy, Inc. and Willington Trust, NationalA1A)Association, including the form of GlobalB8B0Note attached as Exhibit A thereto (IncorporatedC4C,by reference to Exhibit 4.1 to the company?sD2D*Current Report on Form 8-K filed SeptemberEE 20, 2013)F@4F,Indenture relating to the 4.125% ConvertibleG1G)Senior Notes due 2022, dated as of AugustH/H'15, 2016, between Green Plains Inc. andI/I'Wilmington Trust, National Association,J2J*including the form of Global Note attachedK7K/as Exhibit A thereto (Incorporated by referenceL/L'to Exhibit 4.1 to the company?s CurrentM2M*Report on Form 8-K filed August 15, 2016 )N *10.11N)Amended and Restated Employment AgreementO2O*dated October 24, 2008, by and between theP1P)company and Jerry L. Peters (IncorporatedQ5Q-by reference to Exhibit 10.1 of the company?sR0R(Current Report on Form 8-K dated OctoberSS 28, 2008)T *10.20T(2007 Equity Incentive Plan (IncorporatedU3U+by reference to Appendix A of the company?sV.V&Definitive Proxy Statement filed MarchWW 27, 2007)X$@7X/Form of Indemnification Agreement (IncorporatedY6Y.by reference to Exhibit 10.53 of the company?sZ2Z*Registration Statement on Form S-4/A filed[[August 1, 2008)\ *10.4(a)-\%Employment Agreement with Todd Becker]-]%(Incorporated by reference to Exhibit^5^-10.54 of the company?s Registration Statement_+_#on Form S-4/A filed August 1, 2008)Dr l|4CBz,d$s5?`abcdefghijklmnopq` *10.4(b)/`'Amendment No. 1 to Employment Agreementa2a*with Todd Becker, dated December 18, 2009.b-b%(Incorporated by reference to Exhibitc.c&10.7(b) of the company?s Annual Reportd-d%on Form 10-K filed February 24, 2010)e *10. 5 (a)0e(2009 Equity Incentive Plan (Incorporatedf5f-by reference to Exhibit 10.1 of the company?sg0g(Current Report on Form 8-K dated May 11,h~ hfi *10. 5 (b)4i,Amendment No. 1 to the 2009 Equity Incentivej3j+Plan (Incorporated by reference to Appendixk5k-A of the company?s Definitive Proxy Statementllfiled March 25, 2011)mn$o____________________________1p)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0q(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/(\To2bj'u=PF0*8X> @qqppoo l  p <2G(RW  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexGREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } 7 p     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 Exhibit Index 10.1 3 (s)1)Mortgage, Assignment of Leases and Rents, - %Security Agreement and Fixture Filing / 'Statement by Green Plains Superior LLC, 3 +as mortgagor, to and for the benefit of BNP - %Paribas (Incorporated by reference to 4 ,Exhibit 10.8 to the company?s Current Report( on Form 8-K dated June 16, 2015) 10.1 3 (t)/'Deed of Trust, Assignment of Leases and-%Rents, Security Agreement and Fixture1)Filing Statement by and from Green Plains2*Wood River LLC, as trustor, to the trustee4,named therein for the benefit of BNP Paribas-%(Incorporated by reference to Exhibit/'10.9 to the company?s Current Report on%Form 8-K dated June 16, 2015) 10.1 3 (u)3+Amendment to Mortgage, Assignment of Leases1)and Rents, Security Agreement and Fixture.&Filing Statement by Green Plains Otter6.Tail LLC, as mortgagor, to and for the benefit1)of BNP Paribas (Incorporated by reference1)to Exhibit 10.10 to the company?s Current/'Report on Form 8-K dated June 16, 2015) 10.1 3 (v)3+Amendment to Mortgage, Assignment of Leases1)and Rents, Security Agreement and FixtureDZ lt_"RNE? !"#$%&'()*+,-./0123456789:;<=>? 1 )Filing Statement by Green Plains Bluffton!1!)LLC, as mortgagor, to and for the benefit"1")of BNP Paribas (Incorporated by reference#1#)to Exhibit 10.11 to the company?s Current$/$'Report on Form 8-K dated June 16, 2015)% 10.1 3 (w).%&Amendment to Deed of Trust, Assignment&/&'of Leases and Rents, Security Agreement'0'(and Fixture Filing Statement by and from(.(&Green Plains Atkinson LLC, as trustor,)4),to the trustee named therein for the benefit*1*)of BNP Paribas (Incorporated by reference+1+)to Exhibit 10.12 to the company?s Current,/,'Report on Form 8-K dated June 16, 2015)- 10.1 3 (x).-&Amendment to Deed of Trust, Assignment./.'of Leases and Rents, Security Agreement/0/(and Fixture Filing Statement by and from020*Green Plains Central City LLC, as trustor,141,to the trustee named therein for the benefit212)of BNP Paribas (Incorporated by reference313)to Exhibit 10.13 to the company?s Current4/4'Report on Form 8-K dated June 16, 2015)5 10.1 3 (y).5&Amendment to Deed of Trust, Assignment6/6'of Leases and Rents, Security Agreement707(and Fixture Filing Statement by and from808(Green Plains Ord LLC, as trustor, to the909(trustee named therein for the benefit of:.:&BNP Paribas (Incorporated by reference;1;)to Exhibit 10.14 to the company?s Current</<'Report on Form 8-K dated June 16, 2015)= 10.1 3 (z)3=+Amendment to Mortgage, Assignment of Leases>1>)and Rents, Security Agreement and Fixture?3?+Filing Statement by Green Plains ShenandoahD l~=j+i(UP<}='@ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ[\]^_@1@)LLC, as mortgagor, to and for the benefitA1A)of BNP Paribas (Incorporated by referenceB1B)to Exhibit 10.15 to the company?s CurrentC/C'Report on Form 8-K dated June 16, 2015)D 10.1 4 (a)/D'Credit Agreement dated December 3, 2014E/E'among Green Plains Cattle Company, LLC,F6F.Bank of the West and ING Capital LLC, as JointG.G&Administrative Agents, and the lendersH3H+party to the Credit Agreement (IncorporatedI5I-by reference to Exhibit 10.1 to the company?sJ1J)Current Report on Form 8-K dated DecemberKK5, 2014)L 10.1 4 (b)4L,Security and Pledge Agreement dated DecemberM2M*3, 2014 among Green Plains Cattle Company,N1N)LLC, and Bank of the West and ING CapitalO5O-LLC in their capacity as Joint AdministrativeP4P,Agents (Incorporated by reference to ExhibitQ/Q'10.2 to the company?s Current Report onR(R Form 8-K dated December 5, 2014)S 10.1 5/S'Contribution, Conveyance and AssumptionT3T+Agreement, dated July 1, 2015, by and amongU2U*Green Plains Inc., Green Plains Obion LLC,V/V'Green Plains Trucking LLC, Green PlainsW.W&Holdings LLC, Green Plains Partners LPX.X&and 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dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } '} U5} $ 1     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017GREEN PLAINS INC. ?  Signature Title Date  ?  "  /s/ Todd A. Becker- %President and Chief Executive Officer February 2 2 , 2017  Todd A. Becker2 *(Principal Executive Officer) and Director   ?  # /s/ Jerry L. Peters4,Chief Financial Officer (Principal FinancialFebruary 2 2 , 2017 Jerry L. Peters1)Officer and Principal Accounting Officer) ?& /s/ Wayne B. HoovestolChairman of the BoardFebruary 2 2 , 2017" Wayne B. Hoovestol ?  /s/ Jim AndersonDirectorFebruary 2 2 , 2017 Jim Anderson ?$ /s/ James F. CrowleyDirectorFebruary 2 2 , 2017  James F. Crowley ?% /s/ S. Eugene EdwardsDirectorFebruary 2 2 , 2017! S. Eugene Edwards ?# /s/ Gordon F. GladeDirectorFebruary 2 2 , 2017 Gordon F. Glade ?D l|pC_MOR%^8 !"#$%&'()*+,-./0(  /s/ Ejnar A. Knudsen III Director February 2 2 , 2017$! Ejnar A. Knudsen III!!" ?""$# /s/ Thomas L. Manuel#Director#February 2 2 , 2017 $ Thomas L. Manuel$$% ?%%%& /s/ Brian D. Peterson&Director&February 2 2 , 2017!' Brian D. Peterson''( ?(( ) /s/ Alain Treuer)Director)February 2 2 , 2017* Alain Treuer**+ ?++,-$.____________________________1/)Created by Morningstar Document Research.00(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/&@^1j G=PF0*8X> @00//.. l  ?  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } @} $ }  } $ }  ?     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ?  December 31,  ?~  ~ ~  ?       ASSETS  Current assets     )! Cash and cash equivalents~ N~ } Restricted cash~ .,~ *6. Accounts receivable, net of allowances~  ~ Z&of $266 and $285, respectively' Income taxes receivable~ .~ B Inventories~ ~ *" Prepaid expenses and other~  ~ 0( Derivative financial instruments~ ~ 2$ Total current assets~ =~ 7+# Property and equipment, net~ JG~ ZG8 Goodwill~ B6 ~ ~ Other assets~ j~ r Total assets~ ~ u ?4, LIABILITIES AND STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY' Current liabilities  Accounts payable~ N ~ 0 -% Accrued and other liabilities~ F~ jD l0u[E6ib* !"#$%&'()*+,-./0123456789:;<=>0 ( Derivative financial instruments ~ R  ~ ր=!5 Short-term notes payable and other borrowings!~ !^!!~ ! 8"0 Current maturities of long-term debt"~ "#""~ "nF)#! Total current liabilities#~ # P$##~ #6$ Long-term debt$~ $J/$$~ $.`%% Deferred income taxes%~ %%%~ %!& Other liabilities&~ &.&&~ &d!' Total liabilities'~ '8]''~ ':( ?(((((7)/ Commitments and contingencies (Note 16))))))* ?*****$+ Stockholders' equity+++++:,2 Common stock, $0.001 par value; 75,000,000,~ ,,,~ ,)-!shares authorized; 46,079,108 and9.1 45,281,571 shares issued, and 38,364,118/and 37,889,871 shares)0! outstanding, respectively*1" Additional paid-in capital1~ 1<(11~ 1C#!2 Retained earnings2~ 2:I22~ 2z43, Accumulated other comprehensive loss3~ 3^33~ 3;43 Treasury stock, 7,714,990 and 7,391,7004~ 4b_44~ 465shares, respectively76/ Total Green Plains stockholders' equity6~ 6466~ 60,7$ Noncontrolling interests7~ 7277~ 7 *8" Total stockholders' equity8~ 8;88~ 8::92 Total liabilities and stockholders' equity~ 99~ 9u:;$<____________________________1=)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0>(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/B X "W

 @>>==<<9999     l  1C  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } >} $ }  } $ }  } $ }  1                                 Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ? Year Ended December 31,  ?~  ~ ~ ~ z  Revenues          Product revenues~ N ~ F~ ~   Service revenues ~   ~   ~  Total revenues~ /~ V~ n| ?" Costs and expenses" Cost of goods sold~ >~ ^~ ݩ3+ Operations and maintenance expenses~ ~ ~ <4 Selling, general and administrative expenses~ c~ ~ :2 Depreciation and amortization expenses~  $~ z~ ,$ Total costs and expenses~ f~ G~ f  Operating income~ ~ V~  y ?& Other income (expense) Interest income~ ~ ~    Interest expense~ ~ J~ r Other, net~ ~ ~ 5# Total other expense~ ~ ~ *" Income before income taxes~ >W~ fO~ H" Income tax expense~ z~ va~  Net income~ n~ ~ B DLl }eseD ! " # $ % & ' ( ) * + , - . / 0 9 1 Net income attributable to noncontrolling ~ 5  ~   ~ ! interests7"/ Net income attributable to Green Plains~ ""~ "bn"~ "B # ?#########$ Earnings per share:$$$$$$$$7%/ Net income attributable to Green Plains%Q?%%RQ?%%{Gz@&- basic7'/ Net income attributable to Green Plains'Q?'' ףp= ?''Gz@( - diluted4), Weighted average shares outstanding:))))))))* Basic*~ *V**~ *P**~ *9+ Diluted+~ +Z++~ +a++~ +j|,-$.____________________________1/)Created by Morningstar Document Research.00(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/&@]HRB/v=PF0*8X> @00//..''''''%%%%%%""""""        l  #  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } :} $ } I} $ }  } $ } y #                                 Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ? Year Ended December 31,  ?~  ~ ~ ~ z  ?          Net income~ n ~  ~ B 6 . Other comprehensive income (loss), net        of tax:80 Unrealized gains (losses) on derivatives~ "~ p~ Z/)!arising during period, net of tax/'(expense) benefit of $10,494, $(4,413),"and $138,874, respectively4, Reclassification of realized (gains)~ r~ ~  1)losses on derivatives, net of tax expense6.(benefit) of $(8,830), $1,855, and $(139,754), respectively80 Total other comprehensive income (loss),~ ~ @~  net of tax$ Comprehensive income~ ~ .~ . 4, Comprehensive income attributable to~ 5~ ~  noncontrolling interests4, Comprehensive income attributable to~ .x~ N~ .  Green PlainsD l }Y,5\  ! " $ ____________________________1!)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0"(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/ (=PF0*8X> @j ""!!         l  CM    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0.} } $ } } $ }  } $ }  } $ } y} } $ } I} $ }  } $ }  } $ }  C     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/20176.CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOCKHOLDERS EQUITY ?       ?                    ?        Total      ? Common  Additional    Accum. Other   Green Plains Non- Total  ? Stock Paid-in Retained  Comp. Income Treasury Stock  Stockholders' Control.  Stockholders'  ? Shares Amount Capital Earnings (Loss) Shares Amount Equity  Interests Equity*" Balance, December 31, 2013~ "M~ ~ ~ f ~ ~  p~  ~  :I! $-~ :I! Net income~ ~ ~ ~ B ~  ~   ~   ~ B ~ ~ B ' Cash dividends declared~ ~ ~ ~ t~  ~   ~   ~ t~ ~ t' Other comp. loss before~ ~ ~ ~ ~  Z/~   ~   ~ ~ ~ reclassification)! Amounts reclassified from~ ~ ~ ~ ~   ~   ~   ~ ~ ~ accum. other comp. loss.& Other comp. income, net of tax~ ~ ~ ~ ~  ~   ~   ~ ~ ~ ( Stock-based compensation~ ~ ~ Y~ ~  ~   ~   ~ Y~ ~ Y' Stock options exercised~ :~ ~ D~ ~  ~   ~   ~ D~ ~ D)! Conversion of 5.75% Notes~ f~ ~ ~ ~  ~   ~   ~ ~ ~ *" Balance, December 31, 2014~ &~ ~ ^"~ vA~  ~  p ~   ~ &0~ ~ &0 Net income~ ~ ~ ~ bn~  ~   ~   ~ bn~ ~ " Cash dividends and~ ~ ~ ~ ~  ~   ~   ~ ~ ~ distributions declared)! Other comp. income before~ ~ ~ ~ ~  p~   ~   ~ ~ ~ reclassification)! Amounts reclassified from~ ~ ~ ~ ~  ~   ~   ~ ~ ~ DMlwk_SfyX{b?! h !"#$%&'()*+,-./0123456789:;<=>?! accum. other comp. income.!& Other comp. income, net of tax~ !!~ !!~ !!~ !!~ ! @~ ! ! ~ ! ! ~ !@!~ !!~ !@*"" Repurchase of common stock~ ""~ ""~ ""~ ""~ " ~ " " ~ " v" ~ "v"~ ""~ "v-#% Net proceeds from issuance of~ ##~ ##~ ##~ ##~ # ~ # # ~ # # ~ ##~ #2 #~ #2 #$common units - Green Plains% Partners LP(& Stock-based compensation~ &&~ &&~ &v&~ &&~ & ~ & & ~ & & ~ &v&~ &&~ &w'' Stock options exercised~ ''~ ''~ ' '~ ''~ ' ~ ' ' ~ ' ' ~ ' '~ ''~ ' *(" Balance, December 31, 2015~ ((~ ((~ (C#(~ (z(~ ( ~ ( s( ~ ( 6( ~ (0(~ ( (~ (:) Net income~ ))~ ))~ ))~ ))~ ) ~ ) ) ~ ) ) ~ ))~ )5)~ )n"* Cash dividends and~ **~ **~ **~ *&*~ * ~ * * ~ * * ~ *&*~ *f*~ *+distributions declared', Other comp. loss before~ ,,~ ,,~ ,,~ ,,~ , "~ , , ~ , , ~ ,,~ ,,~ ,-reclassification).! Amounts reclassified from~ ..~ ..~ ..~ ..~ . r~ . . ~ . . ~ ..~ ..~ ./accum. other comp. loss,0$ Other comp. loss, net of tax~ 00~ 00~ 00~ 00~ 0 ~ 0 0 ~ 0 0 ~ 00~ 00~ 0+1# Transfer of assets to Green~ 11~ 11~ 1z1~ 11~ 1 ~ 1 1 ~ 1 1 ~ 1z1~ 11~ 12Plains Partners LP+3# Consolidation of BioProcess~ 33~ 33~ 33~ 33~ 3 ~ 3 3 ~ 3 3 ~ 33~ 3+3~ 3+ 4Algae(5 Investment in BioProcess~ 55~ 55~ 55~ 55~ 5 ~ 5 5 ~ 5 5 ~ 55~ 55~ 5 6Algae*7" Repurchase of common stock~ 77~ 77~ 77~ 77~ 7 ~ 7 7 ~ 7 .7 ~ 7.7~ 77~ 7."8 Issuance of 4.125%~ 88~ 88~ 8~8~ 88~ 8 ~ 8 8 ~ 8 8 ~ 8~8~ 88~ 8~+9# convertible notes due 2022,: net of tax(; Stock-based compensation~ ; ;~ ;;~ ;j;~ ;;~ ; ~ ; ; ~ ; ; ~ ;j;~ ;>;~ ;:m'< Stock options exercised~ <Z<~ <<~ <v<~ <<~ < ~ < < ~ < < ~ <v<~ <<~ <v*=" Balance, December 31, 2016~ =~ =~ =<(~ =:I~ =^~ = x~ = b_~ = 4~ =2~ =;>?DRl_H0uR6|M/F@AB$@____________________________1A)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0B(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/ (=PF0*8X> @R*BBAA@@======== == == ====                         l  G1& :<  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } C} $ } } $ } } $ }  G                                 Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ?          ? Year Ended December 31,  ?~  ~ ~ ~ z5 - Cash flows from operating activities:          Net income~ n ~  ~ B 6. Adjustments to reconcile net income to net cash provided (used))! by operating activities:-% Depreciation and amortization~  $~ z~ 7/ Amortization of debt issuance costs and~ ~ z~  debt discount*" Gain on disposal of assets~ ~ ~ :% Deferred income taxes~ L~ R~ o( Stock-based compensation~ q~ O~ 5:2 Undistributed equity in loss of affiliates~ /~ ~ @ Other~ ~ ~ n;3 Changes in operating assets and liabilitiesbefore effects ofbusiness combinations:# Accounts receivable~ ~ ~ >H Inventories~ o~ 6~ s0( Derivative financial instruments~ n~ ~ 1) Prepaid expenses and other assets~ ~ z~ ƫD l _o qM ;vT7 ! " # $ % & ' ( ) * + , - . / 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 : ; < = > ? 8 0 Accounts payable and accrued liabilities ~   ~   ~ zn(! Current income taxes!~ !!!~ !:j!!~ !E" Other"~ "n""~ "~""~ "F9#1 Net cash provided by operating activities#~ ###~ #ʟ##~ # $ ?$$$$$$$$5%- Cash flows from investing activities:%%%%%%%%7&/ Purchases of property and equipment&~ &s&&~ &!&&~ &]6'. Acquisition of businesses, net of cash'~ 'F''~ '''~ '(acquired3)+ Proceeds on disposal of assets, net)~ )))~ )))~ ):*2 Investments in unconsolidated subsidiaries*~ ***~ *F**~ **9+1 Net cash used by investing activities+~ +* ++~ +~++~ +3, ?,,,,,,,,5-- Cash flows from financing activities:--------;.3 Proceeds from the issuance of long-term.~ ...~ . ..~ .! /debt70/ Payments of principal on long-term debt0~ 06{00~ 0z 00~ 071/ Proceeds from short-term borrowings1~ 1 "11~ 111~ 1_12) Payments on short-term borrowings2~ 222~ 2J~;22~ 263. Proceeds from issuance of Green Plains3~ 333~ 32 33~ 3"4Partners common units, net75/ Payments for repurchase of common stock5~ 5.55~ 5v55~ 5@68 Payments of cash dividends and distributions6~ 666~ 666~ 6t-7% Change in restricted cash7~ 777~ 7*77~ 7v%8 Payments of loan fees8~ 8C88~ 888~ 8ʈ890 Proceeds from exercises of stock options9~ 9v99~ 9 99~ 9D=:5 Net cash provided by financing activities:~ :::~ :::~ :; ?;;;;;;;;7</ Net change in cash and cash equivalents<~ <<<~ <<<~ <.^ ;=3 Cash and cash equivalents, beginning of=~ =}==~ ===~ =n>period8?0 Cash and cash equivalents, end of period~ ?N?~ ?}?~ ?Dl^M1WC_QZX?%@ A B C D E F @ ?@@@@@@@@/A' Continued on the following pageAAAAAAAABC$D____________________________1E)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0F(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/Ax=PF0*8X> @j FFEEDD??????        l  R  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } >} $ } I} $ }  } $ }                                 Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?0 ( Continued from the previous page          ? 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Less: liabilities assumed~ ~~ ~ F;3 Less: allocation of noncontrolling interest~ &~ ~  in)!consolidation of BioProcess Algae# Net assets acquired~ ~  ~ ru ?;3 Common stock issued for conversion of 5.75% $- $-~ z} Notes$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/@w D x@Ooxa)~rJ=PF0*8X> @        l  Bc  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12) (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 1}       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017Property and Equipment ?  ? Years1 ) Plant, buildings and improvements 10-40, $ Ethanol production equipment 15-40- % Other machinery and equipment 5-7!  Land improvements~ R,$ Railroad track and equipment~ R% Computer and software 3-5.& Office furniture and equipment 5-7$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/0wkJ$]*sg[3=PF0*8X> @ l  v  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?7 / Amounts of Identifiable Assets Acquired and Liabilities Assumed  Cash ~ @  Inventory  ~ r(  Accounts receivable, net  ~ ~*" Prepaid expenses and other~ z& Property and equipment~ ! 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Goodwill~  ?Purchase price~ >$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/@D<is(HY#=PF0*8X> @       l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017-%Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol Plants ?7 / Amounts of Identifiable Assets Acquired and Liabilities Assumed  Inventory ~ "(  Accounts receivable, net ~ * " Prepaid expenses and other  ~ "& Property and equipment~ W Other assets~ < ?4, Current maturities of long-term debt~ # Current liabilities~  Long-term debt~  ?%Total identifiable net assets~ V$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/8th\<^z2=PF0*8X> @       l  4  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol 5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017-%Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol Plant ?7 / Amounts of Identifiable Assets Acquired and Liabilities Assumed  Inventory ~ @0 ( Derivative financial instruments  ~ )&  Property and equipment  ~   ?# Current liabilities~ J! Other liabilities~ b-% Total identifiable net assets~ $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/2th\(Rp=PF0*8X> @b        l  #  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } :} $ }  } $ }  } $ } I} $ } #                                 Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017!5. FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES ?     ?             ?/ 'Fair Value Measurements at December 31, ~   ? Quoted Prices in  Significant Other  Reclassification for     Active Markets for  Observable Inputs   Balance SheetIdentical Assets ? (Level 1) (Level 2) Presentation   Total Assets:   )! Cash and cash equivalents~ N $- $- ~  N Restricted cash~ .,~ ~   ~  ., Margin deposits~ ~ ~ ^  ~  -% Inventories carried at market~ ~ γ~   ~  γ/' Unrealized gains on derivatives~ B~ ~ Jy  ~   Other assets~ ~ ~   ~  3+ Total assets measured at fair value~ .W~ V~ b ~  &U ?    Liabilities:   $ Accounts payable (1) $-~ b' $- ~  b'0( Unrealized losses on derivatives~ ^~ R~ b  ~  R! Other liabilities~ ~ F~   ~  F80 Total liabilities measured at fair value~ ^~ ~ b ~  Dlth6*_'xP$< ! " $ ____________________________1!)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0"(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/ (=PF0*8X> @ "" !!               l  "  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } :} $ }  } $ }  } $ }  } $ } "                                 Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017!5. FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES ?     ?             ?/ 'Fair Value Measurements at December 31, ~ ~  ? Quoted Prices in  Significant Other  Reclassification for     Active Markets for  Observable Inputs   Balance SheetIdentical Assets ? (Level 1) (Level 2) Presentation   Total Assets:   )! Cash and cash equivalents~ } $- $- ~  } Restricted cash~ *~ ~   ~  * Margin deposits~ w~ ~ Z  ~  -% Inventories carried at market~ ~ ~   ~  /' Unrealized gains on derivatives~ 4~ o~ 8  ~  2 Other assets~ ~ ~   ~  3+ Total assets measured at fair value~ ~ &~ 6 ~  : ?    Liabilities:   $ Accounts payable (1) $-~ > $- ~  >0( Unrealized losses on derivatives~ 2F~ ry~ 6  ~  ր80 Total liabilities measured at fair value~ 2F~ ~ 6 ~  $____________________________Dlth6*_'xP$< ! 1 )Created by Morningstar Document Research.0!(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/=PF0*8X> @ !!                l  $K  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } :} $ } y} $ } y} $ } y $                                 Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/20176. SEGMENT INFORMATION ?   ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~ ~ z  Revenues:         #  Ethanol production:         4 , Revenues from external customers (1) ~ :  ~ } ~ r% Intersegment revenues~ ~ ~  & Total segment revenues~ : ~ }~  r1) Agribusiness and energy services: 4, Revenues from external customers (1)~ 9)~ ~.)~  n%% Intersegment revenues~ v~ x~  ^& Total segment revenues~ NT+~ F*~  ʐ&*" Food and food ingredients: 4, Revenues from external customers (1)~ >i~ b ~  % Intersegment revenues~ Z~ .~  & Total segment revenues~ k~ c ~   Partnership: 0( Revenues from external customers~ ~ ~  % Intersegment revenues~ ~ ֘~  D& Total segment revenues~ rU~ ~  80 Revenues including intersegment activity~ ~ ~  ?-% Intersegment eliminations~ ~~ :~  <$ Revenues as reported~ /~ V~ n|DOlwkC'jN m;V ! " #  $!____________________________1")Created by Morningstar Document Research.0#(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/ <=PF0*8X> @j ## "" !!         l  "    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0} $ }  } $ }  } $ }  "                                 Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/20176. SEGMENT INFORMATION ?   ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~ ~ z#  Cost of goods sold:         "  Ethanol production ~ *7 ~ ev ~ 0 ( Agribusiness and energy services  ~ '  ~ '  ~ !)! Food and food ingredients~ ~ V9 ~   Partnership~ ~ ~  )! Intersegment eliminations~ ~~ ~  z= ?~ >~ ^~ ݩ ?  ?Year Ended December 31, ?~ ~ ~~ z( Operating income (loss): " Ethanol production~ v~  ~ .n0( Agribusiness and energy services~ ~ F~  B/)! Food and food ingredients~ ~ "~   Partnership~ ~ ~  )! Intersegment eliminations~ Z~ ~  $ Corporate activities~ ~ "~   ?~ ~ V~  y$____________________________DlwkC @!!              l  {  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 2} $ }  } $ }  } $ }                          Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/20176. SEGMENT INFORMATION ?   ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~ ~ z2 * Income (loss) before income taxes:         "  Ethanol production ~ [ ~ :Q ~ t0 ( Agribusiness and energy services  ~ |  ~   ~ )! Food and food ingredients~ ~ ~  >  Partnership~ &~ ^~  )! 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SEGMENT INFORMATION ?   ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~ ~ z. & Depreciation and amortization:         "  Ethanol production ~ *2 ~ d ~ fC0 ( Agribusiness and energy services  ~ '  ~   ~ z)! Food and food ingredients~ 9~ ~  B Partnership~ >X~ [~  V$ Corporate activities~ "8~ ~  2 ?~  $~ z~ $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/2wkC1[^RF=PF0*8X> @j            l  G  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0} $ }  } $ }  } $ }                          Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/20176. SEGMENT INFORMATION ?   ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~ ~ z!  Interest expense:         "  Ethanol production ~ _ ~ d ~ d0 ( Agribusiness and energy services  ~ &r  ~ P  ~ rp)! Food and food ingredients~ V~ +~   Partnership~ '~ ~  *)! 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SEGMENT INFORMATION ?   ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~ ~ z%  Capital expenditures:         "  Ethanol production ~ j ~  ~ ~0 ( Agribusiness and energy services  ~ $  ~ "  ~ )! Food and food ingredients~ &~ f~  . Partnership~ B~ b~  $ Corporate activities~ ڵ~ ~  6, ?~ rq~ ~~ v$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/2wkC:dg[O'=PF0*8X> @j            l  n  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0} $ }  } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/20176. SEGMENT INFORMATION ?  ?        ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~$  Total assets (1) :      "  Ethanol production ~ .I ~ L=0( Agribusiness and energy services~ &f#~ )! Food and food ingredients~ v~  Partnership~ ޓ~ Z  Corporate assets~ ҹ~ R+)! 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SEGMENT INFORMATION ?   ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~ ~ z  Revenues:           Ethanol ~ >ډ ~ .r ~ 6!  Distillers grains  ~   ~ .  ~ s  Corn oil~ .H ~ ,~  ~  Grain~  ~ J~  V )! 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INVENTORIES ?  ?  December 31,  ?~  ~ ~  Finished goods~   ~ ^) ! Commodities held for sale ~   ~   Raw materials ~ rE  ~  Work-in-process~ V~ " Supplies and parts~ ~  ?~ ~ $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/0s"n=Z=PF0*8X> @R       l  9  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIES (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0} $ }  } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017&F-21 8. PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT ?  ?       ?  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Production   Ingredients   Partnership  Total3 + Balance, December 31, 2014 and 2015~   $- ~  ~ ~4 , Acquisition of Fleischmann's Vinegar ~   ~   ~   ~ . & Balance, December 31, 2016~  ~  ~  ~ B6 $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/*8h`?{=PF0*8X> @              l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } U5} $ } } U} $ } } U} $ }  } $ }                       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/20172*F-22 Fair Values of Derivative Instruments ?     ? 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8 0 Gains (Losses) on Derivative Instruments  Year Ended December 31, Not5 - Designated in a Hedging Relationship ~  ~ ~ ~ z  Revenues ~ _ ~ 5 ~ "  Cost of goods sold  ~ .  ~   ~ 5- Net increase (decrease) recognized in~ _~ ~ zearnings before tax$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/,9|B6*2#2=PF0*8X> @j            l  *  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 6} $ } } $ } } $ } U                     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017kcEffect of Derivative Instruments on Consolidated Statements of Income and Consolidated Statements o ? 5 - Gains (Losses) Due to Ineffectiveness  Year Ended December 31,'  of Cash Flow Hedges ~  ~ ~ ~ z  Revenues ~ ^ ~ V ~ "  Cost of goods sold  ~   ~   ~ 5 - Net increase (decrease) recognized in ~ ^ ~ V ~ nearnings before tax$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/*hB6*5R3=PF0*8X> @j              l  0  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } >} $ } I} $ }  } $ } I                       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017kcEffect of Derivative Instruments on Consolidated Statements of Income and Consolidated Statements o ? < 4 Gains (Losses) Reclassified from Accumulated  Year Ended December 31, 1 ) Other Comprehensive Income (Loss)  into Net Income ~  ~ ~ ~ z  Revenues ~  ~  ~ D" Cost of goods sold~ ~ ~  R5- Net increase (decrease) recognized in~ ~ L~ Ɨearnings before tax$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/.mB6*."|z=PF0*8X> @j            l  r  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 1}  $                    Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017kcEffect of Derivative Instruments on Consolidated Statements of Income and Consolidated Statements o ? 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Sugar" Forwards"""~ "R"~ """Bushels" " Corn and Soybeans# Forwards###~ #8#~ ###Gallons# # Ethanol$ Forwards$$$~ $$~ $$ $Tons$ $ Distillers Grains% Forwards (4)%%%~ %&*%~ %b%%Pounds% % Corn Oil& Forwards&&&~ &&~ &"&&Pounds& & Corn Oil' Forwards'''~ ''~ '*' 'mmBTU' '  Natural Gas( Forwards(((~ ((~ (((Barrels( (  Crude Oil) ?))))))))) ) *+$,____________________________1-)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0.(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/"J[ ehsK=PF0*8X> @*.. -- ,,  l  d  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } @} $ }  } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ?       ?  December 31,  ?~  ~ ~&  Green Plains Partners:     8 0 $155.0 million revolving credit facility~   $-,$ Green Plains Processing:( $345.0 million term loan~ ~ & Fleischmann's Vinegar:( $130.0 million term loan~ ~ 7/ $15.0 million revolving credit facility~ >~  Corporate:91 $120.0 million convertible notes due 2018~ F~ J=5 $170.0 million convertible notes due 2022~ ~  Other~ ~ $ Total long-term debt~ 1~ 7/ Less: current portion of long-term debt~ 6~ " Long-term debt~ J/~ .`$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/By X0u?m(*e\=PF0*8X> @R       l  u  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } '} $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ?   (  Year Ending December 31,  Amount~  ~ Jb~   ~ Ƴ~   ~ a~ ~ N~ ~ $ Thereafter~ fF Total~ 5$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/2Hi5VJ>=PF0*8X> @2   l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17) 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } U5}  } $ } } $ } } $ }                             Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017$12. STOCK-BASED COMPENSATION ?   ?           ? Shares   Weighted-  Weighted-Average   Aggregate    Average   Remaining  Intrinsic Value    Exercise Price  Contractual Term  (in thousands)        (in years)0( Outstanding at December 31, 2015~ ;Q#@333333@~ j< Granted~ ~ ~ ~   Exercised~ BQ@~ ~  *# Forfeited~ ~ ~ ~   Expired~ ~ ~ ~  0( Outstanding at December 31, 2016~ : Q(@ffffff@~ $4, Exercisable at December 31, 2016 (1)~ : Q(@ffffff@~ $$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/8X }qecSiBYMA=PF0*8X> @z            l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATIONGreen Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0.}  } $ }  } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017$12. STOCK-BASED COMPENSATION ?  ?  Non-Vested   Weighted-  Weighted-Average   Shares and  Average Grant-   Remaining  Deferred  Date Fair Value   Vesting Term   Stock Units      (in years). & Nonvested at December 31, 2015~ b,  (\6@   Granted~ z^2ffffff,@ Forfeited~ ףp= 2@ Vested~ 7\(\4@.& Nonvested at December 31, 2016~ Efffff1@333333?$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/2R}qe+Wv # =PF0*8X> @B     l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } a/}  } $ }  } $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017Green Plains Partners ?  ?  Non-Vested   Weighted-  Weighted-Average   Shares and  Average   Remaining  Deferred   Grant-Date   Vesting Term   Stock Units   Fair Value   (in years)/ ' Non-Vested at December 31, 2015~   \(-@   Granted~ p= ף/@ Forfeited~ \(-@ Vested~ &zGa-@.& Nonvested at December 31, 2016~ {G/@?$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/2>xl9l7+=PF0*8X> @J       l  ,4  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } >} $ }  } $ }  } $ }  ,                                 Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/201713. EARNINGS PER SHARE ?  ?      ? Year Ended December 31,  ?~  ~ ~ ~ z  Basic EPS:        7 / Net income attributable to Green Plains~  ~ bn ~ B 91 Weighted average shares outstanding -~ V~ P~ 9 basic EPS - basicQ?RQ?{Gz@ ? Diluted EPS:7/ Net income attributable to Green Plains~ ~ bn~ B <4 Interest and amortization on convertible debt, net of tax effect: 5.75% notes~ ~ ~   3.25% notes~ ~ ~ 7/ Net income attributable to Green Plains~ ~ bn~   - diluted ?5- Weighted average shares outstanding -~ V~ P~ 9 basic4, Effect of dilutive convertible debt: 5.75% notes~ ~ ~  3.25% notes~ n~ ~ /D lwky"'sKI4 w ! " # $ % & ' ( ) * + ; 3 Effect of dilutive stock-based compensation ~   ~ :  ~ f!awards5"- Weighted average shares outstanding -"~ "Z""~ "a""~ "j|#diluted$ ?$$$$$$$$% EPS - diluted%Q?%% ףp= ?%%Gz@&&&&&&&&&'($)____________________________1*)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0+(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/R[I"G;/=PF0*8X> @++**))%%%%%%        l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 6} $ } I} $ }  } $ } I} $ } <(                         Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017.&Accumulated Other Comprehensive Income ?    ?        ? Year Ended December 31,  Statements of Income  ?~  ~ ~ ~ z  Classification3 + Gains (losses) on cash flow hedges:          %  Commodity derivatives~  ~  ~ D  Revenues% Commodity derivatives~ ~ ~ R  Cost of goods sold Total~ ~ L~ Ɨ ) !Income (loss) before income taxes,$ Income tax expense (benefit)~  v~ ~ Zx $ Income tax expense (benefit)5- Amounts reclassified from accumulated~  ~ /~ n  )!other comprehensive income (loss)$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/2 sg[q V'=PF0*8X> @j            l  I  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } $ }  } $ } I} $ }                      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?   ?           ?  Year Ended December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~ ~ z  Current ~ . ~ Z ~   Deferred  ~ L  ~ R  ~ o Total~ z~ va~ $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/,|;oznb:=PF0*8X> @j            l  z   dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } I;} $ } U} $ }  } $ }                             Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ?          ?  Year Ended December 31,  ?~  ~ ~ ~ z0 ( Tax expense at federal statutory          rate of 35%~  ~ fu ~ Y-% State income tax expense, net" of federal benefit~ ~ ~ jj91 Qualified production activities deduction~ ~ ~ .& Nondeductible compensation~ ~ ~ B ( Noncontrolling interests~ ~ ^~  Other~  ~ ~ " Income tax expense~ z~ va~ $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/8|  ShuF5)=PF0*8X> @j         l  &{!5#  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } >} $ }  } $ } y &     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ?       ?  December 31,  ?~  ~ ~$  Deferred tax assets:     : 2 Net operating loss carryforwards - Federal~ !  $-<4 Net operating loss carryforwards - State~ *~ F4, Tax credit carryforwards - State~ 9~ C0( Derivative financial instruments~  ~ *" Investment in partnerships~ ~ 1) Organizational and start-up costs~ ~ j( Stock-based compensation~ >7~ "0  Accrued expenses~ ~ f Capital leases~ :~ b; Other~ .~  )! Total deferred tax assets~ :g~ fO ?)! Deferred tax liabilities:  Convertible debt~ ~  Fixed assets~ y~ &~0( Derivative financial instruments~ ~  1) Organizational and start-up costs~ B~ .& Total deferred tax liabilities~ J-~ # Valuation allowance~ ~ D\ l0u+?\*dFr !"#$%%  Deferred income taxes~ jp ~ !"$#____________________________1$)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0%(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/rdo=PF0*8X> @R %%$$##        l  2  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } =} $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ?  ) ! Unrecognized Tax Benefits* " Balance at January 1, 2016~ 6 . Additions for prior year tax positions ~ ; 3 Reductions for prior year tax positions ~ 0( Balance at December 31, 2016~  $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/,j|T'j=PF0*8X> @2   l  AC  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } '} $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017Operating Leases ?  ?   (  Year Ending December 31,  Amount~  ~ %~   ~ ~   ~ ~ ~ ~ ʲ~ ~ N Thereafter~ B Total~ $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/2/}q8Y%yF:.=PF0*8X> @2   l  M[  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 6 Diluted earnings (loss) per share attributableGz?? zG?   )\(to Green Plains$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/< }qeY19{7dRjOeJ>=PF0*8X> @             l  r  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 6 Diluted earnings (loss) per share attributable ףp= {Gz? RQ?    ףp= to Green Plains$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/: }qeYub d=PF0*8X> @             l  4  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } y<} $ }  } $ }  4     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ?   December 31,  ? ~  ~ ~  ASSETS  Current assets      ) ! Cash and cash equivalents ~ f  ~ : Restricted cash~ ~ J6. Accounts receivable, including amounts~ v~ from relate d parties*"of $0 and $1,080 , respectively% Income tax receivable~ .~ B*" Prepaid expenses and other~ ~ % Due from subsidiaries~ F~ $ Total current assets~ D~ ڗ ?+# Property and equipment, net~ ~ ;7/ Investment in consolidated subsidiaries~ 7~ *!)! Deferred income taxes~ :T~ f@ Other assets~ ~  Total assets~ N~ 9 ?4, LIABILITIES AND STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY' Current liabilities  Accounts payable~ l~ D l$NyDB] t !"#$%&'()*+,-./0123#  Due to subsidiaries  ~    ~ ֕#! Accrued liabilities!!~ !"@!!~ !~)"! Total current liabilities""~ "w ""~ "v# ?######$ Long-term debt$$~ $bh$$~ $J!% Other liabilities%%~ %*-%%~ %J!& Total liabilities&&~ &R &&~ &' ?''''''$( Stockholders' equity(((((() Common stock))~ )))~ )**" Additional paid-in capital**~ *J-(**~ *C#!+ Retained earnings++~ +:I++~ +z, Treasury stock,,~ ,b_,,~ ,6*-" Total stockholders' equity--~ -4--~ -N0:.2 Total liabilities and stockholders' equity.~ .N.~ .9/0$1____________________________12)Created by Morningstar Document Research.03(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/,|De'Abvj^6=PF0*8X> @332211....       l  Ҫ  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0G} $ }  } $ }  } $ }                                Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ?          Year Ended December 31,  ?~  ~ ~ ~ z< 4 Selling, general and administrative expenses~ 1  $-  $-$  Operating (loss) ~ j  ~   ~ & Other income (expense) Interest income~ ~  ~ :  Interest expense~ F~ o~ j Other, net~ ~ j~ # Total other expense~ ʱ~ G~ 5( Loss before income taxes~ 2~ G~ 5" Income tax benefit~ v~ *@~ &D>6 Loss before equity in earnings of subsidiaries~ A~ ~ zC; Equity in earnings of consolidated subsidiaries~ d~ ~ BB  Net income~ ~ bn~ B $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/>q 0 hwdS5|pd<=PF0*8X> @j         l  /{  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } aH} $ }  } $ }  } $ } I /                                 Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?  ?          ? Year Ended December 31,  ?~  ~ ~ ~ z5 - Cash flows from operating activities:~ g ~ 6 ~ %D < Net cash provided (used) by operating activities ~ g  ~ 6  ~ % ?5- Cash flows from investing activities:7/ Purchases of property and equipment~ rK~ f~ )! Acquisition of businesses~ r~ ~ ;3 Transfer of assets to Green Plains Partners~ K ~ ~  LP80 Investment in consolidated subsidiaries,~ ~ ~  net?7 Issuance of notes receivable from subsidiaries,~ .~ "~ r net of payments received:2 Investments in unconsolidated subsidiaries~ j~ ~ D< Net cash provided (used) by investing activities~ ~ +~  ?5- Cash flows from financing activities:;3 Proceeds from the issuance of long-term~ B` ~ ~  debt7/ Payments of principal on long-term debt~ ~ ~ JD l _f,D5\ S ! " # $ % & ' ( ) * + , - . ; 3 Payments for repurchase of common stock ~ .  ~ v  ~ -!% Payment of cash dividends!~ !&!!~ !!!~ !t$" Payment of loan fees"~ """~ """~ ";#3 Proceeds from the exercise of stock options#~ #v##~ # ##~ #DD$< Net cash provided (used) by financing activities$~ $$$~ $$$~ $% ?%%%%%%%%2&* Net change in cash and equivalents&~ &.&&~ &A&&~ &7'/ Cash and cash equivalents, beginning of'~ ':''~ 'Fl''~ '(period8)0 Cash and cash equivalents, end of period~ )f )~ ):)~ )Fl*+$,____________________________1-)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0.(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/"8[6j-]=PF0*8X> @j ..--,,))))))        l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } '} $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017Operating Leases ?  ?   (  Year Ending December 31,  Amount~  ~ ~~   ~ ~   ~ ~ ~ r~ ~  Thereafter~ j Total~ i$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/2/}q8Y%yF:.=PF0*8X> @2   l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } '} $ }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 F-39 3. DEBT ?  ?   (  Year Ending December 31,  Amount~   $-~   ~ S~   ~ ~ ~ ~ ~  Thereafter~ B`  Total~ B$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/2+u<])}J>2 =PF0*8X> @2   l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } a} } } %      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 [SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS] ?  Mortgagor:(  FLEISCHMANN?S VINEGAR COMPANY,  ?, $INC., a Delaware corporation  ?     ?     ? By: /s/ Jerry Peters ? Name: Jerry Peters ?Title:'Executive Vice President & ?Assistant Secretary$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/0Zui0h/G=PF0*8X> @:    l  m   dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0} y } } $      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ?  STATE OF Nebraska )   ?  ) ss   COUNTY OF Douglas )   $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/&@~r9j^R*=PF0*8X> @ l  /  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } $} <      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ?  ? /s/ Sara Beller  ?  Notary Public  ?    [AFFIX SEAL] My Commission Expires:  May 20, 2019 $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/(T~rE`TH =PF0*8X> @*   l  +  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } } }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 [SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS] ?  Grantor:& FLEISCHMANN?S VINEGAR COMPANY,  ?$ INC., a Delaware corporation  ?     ?     ? By: /s/ Jerry Peters ? Name: Jerry Peters ?Title:"Executive Vice President & ?Assistant Secretary$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/0Iui0t;X =PF0*8X> @:    l  :  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0} y } $} $      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ?  STATE OF Nebraska )   ?  )   COUNTY OF Douglas )   $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/&@~r9maU-=PF0*8X> @ l  J  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } a} } }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 [SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS] ?  Mortgagor:& FLEISCHMANN?S VINEGAR COMPANY,  ?$ INC., a Delaware corporation  ?     ?     ? By: /s/ Jerry Peters ? Name: Jerry Peters ?Title:"Executive Vice President & ?Assistant Secretary$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/0Kui0r9V =PF0*8X> @:    l  Y  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0} y } $} $      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ?  STATE OF Nebraska )   ?  )   COUNTY OF Douglas )   $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/&@~r9maU-=PF0*8X> @ l  g  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } } $      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ?  ? /s/ Sara Beller   ?" Signature of Notary Public   $ ____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/$',~rE =PF0*8X> @  l  Xx  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } } }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 [SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS] ?  Grantor:& FLEISCHMANN?S VINEGAR COMPANY,  ?$ INC., a Delaware corporation  ?     ?     ? By: /s/ Jerry Peters ? Name: Jerry Peters ?Title:"Executive Vice President & ?Assistant Secretary$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/0Iui0t;X =PF0*8X> @:    l  3  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0} y } $} $      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ?  STATE OF Nebraska )   ?  )   COUNTY OF Douglas )   $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/&@~r9maU-=PF0*8X> @ l  *  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ?  ? /s/ Sara Beller  ?  Notary Public  $ ____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/$,~rQ!=PF0*8X> @  l  `  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6) Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } 0} $      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017!23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION ?%  /s/ PATRICK J. CLANCY   Printed Name: PATRICK J. CLANCY   $ ____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/$-,th;|=PF0*8X> @"   l  .Ĵ  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATIONSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } I"} U5 .     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017Exhibit 10.22(n) ?     3+ Space Above for Recorder?s Use Only$ DOCUMENT COVER SHEET" TITLE OF DOCUMENT:4,MISSOURI DEED OF TRUST, ASSIGNMENT OF LEASES1)AND RENTS, SECURITY AGREEMENT AND FIXTUREFILING! DATE OF DOCUMENT:December 19, 2016 GRANTOR:+#Fleischmann?s Vinegar Company, Inc.  MAILING ADDRESS:&12604 Hiddencreek Way, Suite A"Cerritos, California 90703*"Attention: Chief Financial OfficerDSl}qPD8, ybJ !"#$%&'()*+,-$  BENEFICIARY/GRANTEE: Maranon Capital, L.P. ! MAILING ADDRESS:+!#303 West Madison Street, Suite 2500""Chicago, Illinois 60606#*#"Attention: Chief Financial Officer$$"% LEGAL DESCRIPTION:2%*See the Exhibit A attached to the document&3&+to which this Cover Page is attached, which'0'(Exhibit A is incorporated herein by this(+(#reference as though fully set forth)*$+____________________________1,)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0-(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/ d5D=PF0*8X> @*--,,++ l  q  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } } }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 [SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS] ?  Grantor:& FLEISCHMANN?S VINEGAR COMPANY,  ?$ INC., a Delaware corporation  ?     ?     ? By: /s/ Jerry Peters ? Name: Jerry Peters ?Title:"Executive Vice President & ?Assistant Secretary$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/0Iui0t;X =PF0*8X> @:    l  L  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0} y } $} $      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ?  STATE OF Nebraska )   ?  )   COUNTY OF Douglas )   $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/&@~r9maU-=PF0*8X> @ l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } } } <} $      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ?  ? /s/ Sara Beller   ?  Notary Public   ?     ?     ? My term expires:  May 20, 2019 $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/*)h~r9Q=PF0*8X> @*   l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } a} } }       Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 [SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS] ?  Mortgagor:& FLEISCHMANN?S VINEGAR COMPANY,  ?$ INC., a Delaware corporation  ?     ?     ? By: /s/ Jerry Peters ? Name: Jerry Peters ?Title:"Executive Vice President & ?Assistant Secretary$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/0Kui0r9V =PF0*8X> @:    l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } 0} y } I } $      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 [SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS] ?  State of Nebraska )   ?  ) :ss.:   County of Douglas )   $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/&@ui0^RF=PF0*8X> @ l    dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } y<} $      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 [SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS] ?  /s/ Sara Beller : 2 (signature and office of individual taking  acknowledgment) $ ____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/$),uiH=PF0*8X> @  l  ; )M1  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7)!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } D}  ;     Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 Exhibit 21.1 CompanyState of Organization1 ) Birmingham BioEnergy Partners LLC Texas  BlendStar LLC Texas3 + Fleischmann?s Vinegar Company, Inc. 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Green Plains Madison LLC!Delaware-"% Green Plains Mount Vernon LLC"Delaware8#0 Green Plains Obion LLC fka Ethanol Grain# Tennessee$Processors, LLC2%* Green Plains Operating Company LLC%Delaware$& Green Plains Ord LLC&Delaware+'# Green Plains Otter Tail LLC'Delaware(( Green Plains Partners LP(Delaware+)# Green Plains Processing LLC)Delaware@*8 Green Plains Shenandoah LLC fka GPRE Shenandoah,*Delaware +LLC6,. Green Plains Superior LLC fka Superior ,Iowa-Ethanol, L.L.C.,.$ Green Plains Trade Group LLC.Delaware5/- Green Plains Commodity Management LLC/0fka Green Plains'1 Trade Group II LLC1Delaware)2! Green Plains Trucking LLC2Delaware,3$ Green Plains Trucking II LLC3Delaware+4# Green Plains Wood River LLC4Delaware%5 Green Plains York LLC5Delaware67$8____________________________19)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0:(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/:~9G)q,L =PF0*8X> @::9988 l  @  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } <(} $ } -      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017TLPURSUANT TO RULE 13a-14(a) AND SECTION 302 OF THE SARBANES OXLEY ACT OF 2002~  ") ! Date: February 22 , 201 7  /s/ Todd A. Becker  ?  Todd A. Becker  ? - %President and Chief Executive Officer     % (Principal Executive Officer)$____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/*_hYMA5}+=PF0*8X> @ l  O  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC (25)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } m)} $ } y#      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017TLPURSUANT TO RULE 13a-14(a) AND SECTION 302 OF THE SARBANES OXLEY ACT OF 2002~  "* " Date : February 22 , 201 7  /s/ Jerry L. Peters  ?  Jerry L. Peters  ?  Chief Financial Officer  % (Principal Financial Officer) $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/(TYMA5z6=PF0*8X> @ l  ^  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1)!AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION U } '} $ } -      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017 ?(  Date: February 22 , 2017  /s/ Todd A. Becker  ?  Todd A. Becker  ? - %President and Chief Executive Officer    $____________________________1)Created by Morningstar Document Research.0(http://documentresearch.morningstar.com/(TTqMA5 =PF0*8X> @ l  m  dMbP?_*+%,&٭e2?'٭e2?(٭e2?)٭e2?",D/??aGreen Plains IncTABLE OF CONTENTS!Green Plains Inc and Subsidiari  (1) (2)!Agribusiness and Energy Service (3) (4)Performance Graph (5) (6) (7) ComparabilitySegment ResultsSegment Results (1)Segment Results (2)40 Ethanol Production SegmentEthanol Production Segment46 Contractual Obligations Ethanol Production Segment (1)!Item 15 Exhibits Financial Stat Exhibit IndexExhibit Index (1)GREEN PLAINS INC (1) (8) (9) (10)!CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOC (11) (12)Property and Equipment (13)!Acquisition of Abengoa Ethanol !Acquisition of Hereford Ethanol5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES5 FAIR VALUE DISCLOSURES (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (1)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (2)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (3)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (4)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (5)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (6)6 SEGMENT INFORMATION (7) 7 INVENTORIESF21 8 PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT (14)!F22 Fair Values of Derivative I!Effect of Derivative Instrument!Effect of Derivative Instru (1)!Effect of Derivative Instru (2)!Effect of Derivative Instru (3)!Effect of Derivative Instru (4) (15) (16) (17)12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION 12 STOCKBASED COMPENSATION (1)Green Plains Partners13 EARNINGS PER SHARE!Accumulated Other Comprehensive (18) (19) (20) (21)Operating Leases!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA Una!19 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL DATA (1) (22) (23) (24)Operating Leases (1) F39 3 DEBTSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWSACKNOWLEDGEMENTACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (1)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (2)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (4)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (5)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (6)23 ATTORNEY CERTIFICATION Exhibit 1022nSIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (4)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (7)ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (8)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (5)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (6)SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS (7) Exhibit 211!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND SEC!PURSUANT TO RULE 13a14a AND (1) (25)U } <(} $ } U      Green Plains Inc. 10-K 02/22/2017LDAS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION 906 OF THE SARBANES OXLEY ACT OF 2002 ?) ! 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