Contact Us

JR Ferche, Inc.
13265 25th Ave. NW

PO Box 129
Rice, MN 56367


Phone: 320-393-4625
Fax: 320-393-2711


Operating Hours
Monday-Friday: 7am - 5pm

J.R. Ferche, Inc… Advancing Your Construction Project into the Next Phase



GPS Assisted Excavating

Site Development


Aggregate Hauling

Aggregate Sales

J.R. Ferche, Inc. is one of the Upper Midwest’s leading construction excavation contractors. Since 1992, our construction company based in Rice, Minnesota has been providing comprehensive and timely excavating services to general contractors and customers in the commercial, industrial, residential and municipal sectors. As a regional excavating company we are licensed to provide construction-excavating services throughout Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Wisconsin.


Recognized as an industry leader, we continually expand and improve our excavating capabilities to provide building-ready sites that meet project deadlines and stay within budget. At J.R. Ferche we operate as a licensed, bonded and insured excavating contractor with a reputation for timely product delivery, quick project completion, safety-minded operations, and professional service. We are a company made-up of innovators, problem solvers and skilled-workers that are dedicated to successfully exceeding your jobsite requirements and advancing your project into the next phase of construction. So when your next excavating job requires an experienced and reputable contractor, you can rely on J.R. Ferche.


Since our founding, some 20 plus years ago, we have always operated under the same name, J.R. Ferche, Inc. Along with that, we have always been headquartered in Rice, Minnesota and have always placed safety at the top of our priority list. What has changed? Our size. Today J.R. Ferche operates as a much larger company, offering additional equipment assets, an expanded aggregate selection, and the highest level of expertise. 


Safety Is Key
At J.R. Ferche safety is intrinsically worked into every aspect of our day-to-day operations. Every one of our employees receives extensive safety training. We not only adhere to the training and safety standards put forth by OSHA, MHSHA, the EPA, and the PCA, we have also implemented our own safety producers. As a professional excavating company it is job-one for us to ensure safety in everything that we do, including the timely maintenance of our equipment, the safe operation of our equipment, properly coordinating jobsites for the safety of our employees and other on-site contractors, and much more. You can count on J.R. Ferche to keep safety at the forefront of everything we do.

NFIB Rice Minnesta Area Chamber of Commerce