CHS Northwest (formerly Whatcom Farmers Co-op) has distributed to its stock holding members over $12.5 million of unallocated reserves. These equities, distributed last week as 40% cash and 60% stock, were part of the merger agreement with CHS Inc. Board President, Jeff Bedlington commented, “The board of directors is very glad that with the merger…Details
The board of directors of Whatcom Farmers Co-op (WFC) has awarded 5 area seniors a “Career in Agriculture” scholarship for 2015. Each of the successful local high school seniors will receive a $500.00 scholarship for their pursuit of a career in an agriculture field. Our 2015 recipients are: Lynden Christian High School William (Liam) D.…Details
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LYNDEN, WASH., April 6, 2015 – The voting producers of Whatcom Farmers Cooperative (WFC), a full-service ag cooperative based out of Lynden, Wash., have approved a merger with CHS Inc., the nation’s leading farmer-owned cooperative. The proposal will become effective in July 2015, pending appropriate due diligence by both organizations and approval by the CHS…Details
LYNDEN, WASH., Feb. 16, 2015 – Whatcom Farmers Cooperative (WFC), a full-service ag cooperative based in Lynden, Wash., and CHS Inc., a leading farmer-owned cooperative, announced today the two co-ops have been in discussions about a potential merger transaction and now seek approval from the voting members of Whatcom Farmers Co-op and the CHS Board…Details
Lynden, WA — November 25, 2014 — Start the holiday season by helping out a family in need. All seven WFC Retail Stores will be hosting Lighthouse Mission Giving Trees. So if you would like to help out a local family during the holidays, just stop by one of our stores, take a tag from…Details
WFC is proud to be a sponsor of the 7th annual Whatcom County Farm Tour set for Saturday, September 13, 2014. A premier event of September “Eat Local” Month, the self-guided tour highlights diverse family-owned farms and provides exciting educational activities at each of the 13 tour stops. WFC will be staffing a booth at…Details