SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 1, 2011
HIGHWATER ETHANOL, LLC
(Exact name of small business issuer as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
205 S. Main Street, PO Box 96, Lamberton, MN
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Issuer's telephone number)
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
On December 1, 2011, the Registrant sent a letter to each member of the Company via regular mail. The letter is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Also on December 1, 2011, Butamax Advanced Biofuels, LLC issued a press release announcing the execution of a letter of intent with the Company. The press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2.
This Report on Form 8-K is being furnished pursuant to Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure. The information furnished, including exhibits, is not deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, is not subject to the liabilities of that section and is not deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Exhibit No. Description
99.1 Letter to Members of Highwater Ethanol, LLC dated December 1, 2011.
99.2 Press Release dated December 1, 2011.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
HIGHWATER ETHANOL, LLC
Date: December 1, 2011
/s/ Brian Kletscher
Brian Kletscher, Chief Executive Officer