SEC FORM 3 SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
 
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Wagner Kimberly

(Last) (First) (Middle)
1811 AKSARBEN DRIVE

(Street)
OMAHA NE 68106

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
10/01/2020
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Green Plains Inc. [ GPRE ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock 4,918(1) D
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Explanation of Responses:
1. Represents pro-rata restricted stock award granted on October 1, 2020 at a price of $15.32. The shares vest on May 8, 2021.
/s/ Kimberly Wagner 10/05/2020
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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LIMITED POWER OF ATTORNEY FOR Green Plains Inc.
And Green Plains Partners LP SECTION 16(a) FILINGS

Know all by these presents, that the undersigned hereby constitutes and
appoints Michelle S. Mapes, Paul Kolomaya, or Matt Hamilton, signing singly,
the undersignedstrue and lawful attorney in fact to:

(1)	Execute for and on behalf of the undersigned, in the undersigneds capacity
as an officer, director and/or stockholder of either Green Plains Inc. or
Green Plains Partners LP (collectively the Company), Forms 3, 4, and 5
and amendments thereto in accordance with Section 16a of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules thereunder;

(2)	Do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the undersigned which
may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any such Form 3, 4, or 5
or amendment thereto and timely file such form with the United States
Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) and any stock exchange or similar
authority; and

(3)	Take any other action of any type whatsoever which, in the opinion of such
attorney in fact, may be necessary or desirable in connection with the
foregoing authority, it being understood that the documents executed by such
attorney in fact on behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of
Attorney shall be in such form and shall contain such terms and conditions as
such attorney-in-fact may approve.

    The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact full power and
authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever requisite,
necessary, or proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights and
powers herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the undersigned
might or could do if personally present, with full power of substitution or
revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such attorney-in-fact,
or such attorney-in-fact's substitute or substitutes, shall lawfully do or
cause to be done by virtue of this Power of Attorney and the rights and powers
herein granted.  The undersigned acknowledges that the foregoing
attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of the
undersigned, are not assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the
undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934.

    This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the
undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4, and 5 with respect to
the undersigned's holdings of and transaction in securities of the Company,
unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the
foregoing attorneys-in-fact.  This Power of Attorney may be filed with the SEC
as a confirming statement of the authority granted herein.

    IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to
be executed as of this 1st day of October, 2020.

                                             /s/ Kimberly Wagner
                                                Signature

                                                 Kimberly Wagner
                                                 Officer/Director