Community News, FFA Forever, News, Wilco Coop, Wilco Stores

Wilco’s FFA Forever Program Raises Record Amount for Oregon, Washington & California FFA

https://www.wilco.coop/wilcos-ffa-forever-program-raises-record-amount-for-oregon-washington-california-ffa/

Over $200,000 raised to support the agricultural non-profits Mt. Angel, OR, Sept. 27, 2021 – Wilco’s FFA Forever Program started in 2012 as a way to support agricultural youth and leadership in rural communities. Over the past nine years, Wilco has donated over $1.5 million dollars to the Oregon FFA Foundation, and no single bigger […]

Hazelnut Pesto Pasta
BBQ, Canning & Recipes, Hazelnut Growers of Oregon, Recipe

Bucatini with Hazelnut Mint Pesto, Asparagus, and Tomatoes

https://www.wilco.coop/bucatini-with-hazelnut-mint-pesto-asparagus-and-tomatoes/

Consider making a double batch of the hazelnut mint pesto to freeze and use with fish, mixed into potato salad, and anywhere else you like pesto. Yield: Serves 4 For the Pesto: 2 cups mint leaves, washed and thoroughly dried ½ cup Oregon Orchard roasted hazelnuts 2 medium cloves garlic, peeled 1 Tablespoon lemon juice […]

Hazelnut Nicoise Salad up close
BBQ, Canning & Recipes, Hazelnut Growers of Oregon, Recipe

Noisette Nicoise Salad

https://www.wilco.coop/noisette-nicoise-salad/

This recipe is a departure from a traditional Nicoise salad but feel free to include tuna if you like. With or without tuna, the hazelnut dressing and chopped roasted hazelnuts level up this dish. Yield: Makes 4-6 Serving Ingredients: 1 large shallot, thinly sliced ¼ cup lemon juice 1 pound small new potatoes 6 large […]

Hazelnut and Beet Salad
BBQ, Canning & Recipes, Hazelnut Growers of Oregon, Recipe

Beet, Arugula, Hazelnut Salad with Maple Hazelnut Vinaigrette

https://www.wilco.coop/beet-arugula-hazelnut-salad-with-maple-hazelnut-vinaigrette/

This colorful fresh salad hits all the right notes – nutty, peppery, sweet, and earthy. And it’s gorgeous to boot. Add lentils or chicken for a more filling alternative. Yield: Makes 4-6 servings Ingredients: 4-6 medium-sized beets, tops and tails removed Extra virgin olive oil 1 shallot, minced 1 Tablespoon sherry vinegar 2 teaspoons pure […]

cooked hazelnut lamb kabobs on a plate with garnish
BBQ, Canning & Recipes, Hazelnut Growers of Oregon, Recipe

Cinnamon Hazelnut Lamb Kofta

https://www.wilco.coop/cinnamon-hazelnut-lamb-kofta/

Perfect any time of year, these kofta pair well with pita and olives along with tomatoes and cucumber in the summer, and beets and cooked dark leafy greens in the winter. Yield: Makes 4-6 servings Ingredients: 1 small yellow onion, grated (around ½ cup packed) 1 pound ground lamb 1/2 cup finely chopped Oregon Orchard […]

New Stores & Grand Openings, News, Wilco Coop, Wilco Stores

New Wilco Farm Store Opening in Yakima the end of September

https://www.wilco.coop/new-wilco-farm-store-opening-in-yakima-the-end-of-september/

Over 35 new jobs being added to local community Yakima, WA, July 26, 2021 – Hiring is in full-swing, including naming Derrek Smalley as the manager of the new Wilco Farm Store, located in the shopping center at 5801 Summitview Avenue, in Yakima, WA. Smalley lives in the Tri-Cities and has a strong agricultural background. […]

Hazelnut Growers of Oregon Allocates $772,052.01 as 199A/DPAD Deductions
Hazelnut Growers of Oregon, News, Wilco Coop

Wilco Farmers Co-op and Pacific Hazelnut Farms Reach Agreement

https://www.wilco.coop/wilco-farmers-co-op-and-pacific-hazelnut-farms-reach-agreement/

Mt. Angel, OR, July 13, 2021 – Wilco Farmers Co-op, along with DBA Hazelnut Growers of Oregon (HGO), have agreed to terms of settlement with Andrew Halls, LLC, DBA Pacific Hazelnut Farms, on the lawsuit commenced by Halls on May 22, 2020. After constructive discussions and negotiation, both parties agreed to suitable terms and conditions, […]

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Wilco Sends Historic $2.5 Million Cash Patronage and Revolve payments to Farmer-Owners in April and May

https://www.wilco.coop/wilco-sends-historic-2-5-million-cash-patronage-and-revolve-payments-to-farmer-owners-in-april-and-may/

Mt. Angel, OR, May 10, 2021 – Wilco, an Oregon-based cooperative, announced a record patronage payout to their farmer-owners. Checks arrived in co-op member’s mailboxes throughout Oregon and Washington in April for member stock retirement payments of $564,286 to Wilco co-op members and $439,902 to Hazelnut Growers of Oregon (HGO) growers from past business done […]

New Stores & Grand Openings, News, Wilco Stores

New Wilco Farm Store Opening in Sonora on April 13

https://www.wilco.coop/new-wilco-farm-store-opening-in-sonora-on-april-13/

New Wilco Farm Store Opening in Sonora on April 13 Over 30 new jobs added to the local community. Sonora, CA, April 2, 2021 – After months of preparations, the new Wilco Farm Store is opening on April 13, at 750 Mono Way in Sonora, CA. in the former Orchard Supply building. Stop in to […]

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Wilco Announces Record Year at Annual Membership Meeting

https://www.wilco.coop/wilco-announces-record-year-at-annual-membership-meeting/

Membership will benefit with highest patronage distribution in co-op history Mt. Angel, OR, March 4, 2021 – Wilco’s 55th Annual Meeting reported record returns to members, growth into neighboring states, and a resilient workforce that succeeded as essential workers during the pandemic, all while providing steady customer service during historically high retail sales. “During a […]