Update: Cornelius Pass Road Accident

  Thursday, July 11, 2013

Update July 23,2013: After multiple cleanup excavation efforts, water tests and soil tests over the past week-and-a-half, we are pleased to have confirmation from our environmental consultants and the Department of Environmental Quality that initial cleanup is complete. The next step is testing and monitoring of the site through the next rainy periods. We’ll closely […]

Tanker Accident Near Cornelius

  Thursday, July 11, 2013

Yesterday at approximately 11:45 we had a truck hauling liquid fertilizer overturn on Cornelius Pass Road.  We’re happy to report nobody was hurt and no other vehicles involved. Crews were able to pump a majority of the fertilizer into another tanker, but not before some had leaked due to the overturn.  We have two private […]

Take Caution With Unfamiliar Berry Plants

  Saturday, October 6, 2012

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University Extension has received calls and inquiries through its “Ask an Expert” program this past week about people possibly eating toxic berry plants. “Many weeds have flowered and the ‘fruit’ can look tasty but should not be eaten,” said Barbara Fick, OSU Extension horticulturist for Linn and Benton counties. One […]

Wilco’s Canned Food Drive Results

  Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Thank you to all of our great customers who participated in our first Wilco-wide Canned Food Drive. Without you, this would not have been as successful and fruitful for our local food agencies!  During September, Wilco set up non-perishable food collection containers in all Farm Stores to collect food for each stores’ local Food Bank […]

Wilco’s FFA Day Results

  Saturday, September 1, 2012

Wilco’s FFA DAY proves successful for Oregon and Washington FFA! Over 4,400 customers shopped during the day where Wilco donated the days’ proceeds to benefit the FFA. Total donation for the one day activity topped $8,733! Thanks to all who shopped on August 7th. We are looking forward to more events and fundraising activities as […]