Cooperative News


United Cooperative provides $5,000 to Johnson Creek greenhouse fund

United Cooperative recently provided a $5,000 donation to Johnson Creek High School’s Vocational Agriculture department for building a 60 by 30 greenhouse. Construction on the planned structure will begin this spring, and will cost roughly $52,000 to build and install, said Kelsey Sambs, vo-ag instructor at Johnson Creek High School.

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United cooperative supports Poynette-Dekorra firefighters

United Cooperative recently donated $1,000 to the Poynette-Dekorra Volunteer Fire Department for the purpose of purchasing new self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) devices.

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Bonduel Fire Department receives $1,000 gift

United Cooperative donated $1,000 to the Bonduel Area Fire Department to support the purchase of a handheld dual-band radio programmed with Brown and Shawano County frequencies. “The radio allows for clear communication with neighboring departments when our department is assisting them on emergency calls,” shared Adam Wussow, Bonduel Fire Department member. He is pictured here with Mark Yanke, location manager at United Cooperative, Shawano.

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United Cooperative Supports Pulaski United Foundation with $1,000 Donation

United Cooperative provided $1,000 this month to Pulaski United Foundation, an organization dedicated to the betterment of the Pulaski community and its people.

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United Cooperative Donates $2,000 to Animal Learning Lab

Vocational agriculture students at Marshall Public Schools are raising $40,000 to move their learning with animals from the parking lot to a community funded animal learning lab. Paula Bakken, agriculture science instructor, said the fundraising started a few years ago when the original $20,000 was raised for the facility. In 2017, students there have taken a renewed interest in finishing the fund drive, so junior high and high school students in future programs experience the animal education a facility would offer them.

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