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Oregon FFA and Les Schwab Are Working Together To #DriveAwayHunger

https://www.wilco.coop/oregon-ffa-and-les-schwab-are-working-together-to-driveawayhunger/

The public is encouraged to drop food donations at any Les Schwab tire center, Wilco farm store or a local FFA chapter. <hr> Fall is here which means a trip to the pumpkin patch to enjoy hay rides and caramel apples is likely in store. As the seasons change, the need to help fight hunger […]

FFA Forever, News

Wilco Celebrates Retirement of Longtime CEO

https://www.wilco.coop/wilco-celebrates-retirement-of-longtime-ceo/

Members and employees of Wilco celebrated the retirement of CEO, Doug Hoffman on Thursday at the Salem Convention Center. SALEM — Members and employees of Wilco gathered Thursday evening to celebrate the retirement of longtime president and CEO Doug Hoffman, who led the farmers’ cooperative based in Mt. Angel, Oregon for 23 years. Hoffman, 65, […]

FFA Forever, News

Wilco Presents a Check to the Washington FFA

https://www.wilco.coop/wilco-presents-a-check-to-the-washington-ffa/

This past week representatives from Wilco attended the Washington State FFA Convention to help further a company goal of sustaining the education of youth in agriculture through Wilco’s FFA Forever campaign. The program started a few years ago with Wilco’s commitment to Oregon FFA to help them become self-funded and more stable. As Wilco has […]

FFA Forever, News

Wilco Named Mount Angel Business of the Year

https://www.wilco.coop/wilco-named-mount-angel-business-of-the-year/

What a run for Wilco. For the fourth consecutive year, the Mount Angel-headquartered business was voted a Top Workplace in Oregon and southwest Washington. The farm and community centered business also was awarded a plaque from Oregon’s Department of Agriculture for its great work bringing diverse groups together through collaboration. And now, drum roll, Wilco […]

Julia Barnes
FFA Forever, News

NEW – 4H / FFA Wilco Blogging Team

https://www.wilco.coop/new-4h-ffa-wilco-blogging-team/

This year, Wilco is looking for up to four 4H and FFA members to blog with us on our website.  We want to showcase the hard work our agricultural youth puts into their projects. We’ll be providing monthly gift cards to help fund their projects in exchange for their help sharing stories.  We want the […]

FFA Forever, News

Wilco Receives The Friend of Linn County 4H Award

https://www.wilco.coop/wilco-receives-the-friend-of-linn-county-4h-award/

On Tuesday night, November 19th 2013, the Linn County 4-H Program held its annual award ceremony at the Linn County Fair & Expo Center. The award ceremony is to recognize 4-H Members, Leaders, and Parents for all of their efforts over the past year. It also provides a road map for things to come the […]

FFA Forever, News

Oregon FFA Benefits from Wilco FFA Day

https://www.wilco.coop/oregon-ffa-benefits-from-wilco-ffa-day/

FFA Foundation Press Release For Immediate Release, October 23, 2013 Oregon FFA Benefits from Wilco FFA Day “And on the 8th Day…So God Made a Farmer” words forever memorialized from the Super bowl ad last January and introduced a new generation to the late Paul Harvey. To honor and to keep the traditions of farming […]

FFA Forever, News

Winners Announced for FFA Gift Card Art Contest! View News

https://www.wilco.coop/winners-announced-for-ffa-gift-card-art-contest-view-news/

The FFA Gift Card Art Contest is now complete! And WOW! We had lots of GREAT entries! Our many thanks to all the FFA Youth who entered this year (over 165 entries). It was tough to choose a top 3! Judging: Wilco’s marketing team reviewed every entry for originality, content, theme and overall quality. Here are […]

FFA Forever, News

Wilco’s FFA Day Results

https://www.wilco.coop/wilcos-ffa-day-results/

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 […]