Category: News

Nelson Inducted into the Cooperative Hall of Fame

Morris Foundation founding board member William J. Nelson was honored at the Cooperative Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on May 6, 2015. Nelson is President of the CHS Foundation and Vice President of CHS...

Martin Hillert, Jr.

Morris Foundation Appoints New Director

At the recent Annual Meeting of the Ralph K. Morris Foundation, Martin Hillert, Jr. was appointed to a three-year term on the Board of Directors. Marty Hillert is the CEO and General Manager of...

Lyon keynotes 2013 Nilsestuen Event

What attributes do agriculture’s future leaders need? That question was explored by students, faculty and agricultural leaders at the third annual Nilsestuen Legacy Event at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Friday, April 4, 2014....

Morris Foundation Appoints New Director

At the recent Annual Meeting of the Ralph K. Morris Foundation, Daryn McBeth was appointed to a three-year term on the Board of Directors. Mr. McBeth currently works at Land O’Lakes, Inc. as the...

Lyon Receives Land Conservation Award

Past Ralph K. Morris Foundation director and longtime cooperative leader Tom Lyon was recently saluted by Gathering Waters Conservancy of Wisconsin for his dedication to land conservation. Lyon received the 2013 Rod Nilsestuen Award...

CooperationWorks! Conference in Madison, Wisconsin

Michelle Schry, Morris Foundation Board member, recently spoke at the CooperationWorks! Conference in Madison, Wisconsin. Michelle addressed the group of emerging cooperators on the topic of: From Theory to Practice: Cooperative Business Development Case...