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National Wheat Yield Contest – Entry deadline for winter wheat is May 1st

NAWG Press Release – NAWG President Schemm Testifies at House Ag Subcommittee 3 28 17

Testimony of NAWG president David Schemm –  The Next Farm Bill: Commodity Policy, Part 1

NAWG signs onto Farm Bill Consensus Document – 3-28-17

Weekly Updates from the Capitol by OWGL Lobby team with links to OWGL testimony letters

Worker Protection Standard – WPS Delay announcement  More WPS information


 

OWGL Members!  Your member benefit on SAIF policies renewing July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017 increases to 15% (2015/16 rate was 13%.) Contact your SAIF Representative for details. Must carry a membership with OWGL in good standing to qualify and keep this discount. 

Mid-Columbia Producers and Supervised Fuels now offer a special fuel savings program benefit to OWGL members!


 

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April Featured Associate Member

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   Your Membership with the Oregon Wheat Growers League is like MONEY IN THE BANK!

Not a member?  Join here

Grower assessment dollars buy research and marketing efforts worldwide, and a portion of your 5 cent-per-bushel assessment is appropriated to the OWGL, but the League needs your voluntary membership dollars to maintain services the contracted funds do not provide.  OWGL partners offer special incentives as benefits afforded to OWGL members only.

Benefits to OWGL members include:

  • Bi-Weekly industry newsletter – get all the latest news and announcements
  • Lobbying in Salem and Washington, DC – we have been your voice for 90 years!
  • First to be notified of meetings and events important to your operation
  • Discounts on services and products, including these great offers:

BbenefithubenefitHub: Through BenefitHub you can enjoy discounts and special offers on many products and services you already use! Monthly specials offer additional discounts and rates. Visit the Members Only section at www.owgl.org for details.  Check back soon for info on our NEW dental/vision plan!

 

saif-2016SAIF Corporation has announced the OWGL member discount on new or renewing policies now through June 30, 2017 is a whopping 15%! Contact your SAIF representative or call 800-285-8525 to join the program.

 

sup-fuelsAgricultural Fuel Management – Supervised Fuels, in conjunction with the Oregon Wheat Growers League, is proud to offer a Member Benefit Fuel Program that will drive down your fuel costs through a collective purchasing program using a wholesale pricing model. This comprehensive Fuel Management System that will reduce slippage, save valuable employee time, and provide accountability and oversight of your fuel consumption.  Watch this video for more information:

You must be an OWGL member in good standing to take advantage of member benefits. Receipt of the bi-monthly magazine, Oregon Wheat, does not make you a member. Contact the OWGL office with any questions or for more information. Not a member?  Join here


OWGL 90 logo-solidWe have a winner of the raffle for the Commemorative 90th Anniversary Big Henry Rifle! The winning ticket was drawn at the 2016 Oregon Gala during the Tri-State Grain Growers Convention in Coeur d’Alene, ID last November. Raffle proceeds benefitted the Oregon WheatPAC.

WheatPAC member and past president of the OWGL, Eric Orem, presented the rifle to the winner, Ken Krebs of Rickreall, Oregon at the OWGL Board meeting in Salem on February 13th.  View the presentation in the April 2017 issue of Oregon Wheat Magazine.

 

 

 

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