Ralph K. Morris Foundation NEWS

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...

Morris Foundation Appoints New Director

At the recent Annual Meeting of the Ralph K. Morris Foundation, Bill Berry was appointed to a three-year term on the Board of Directors. Mr. Berry currently works as a self-employed writer, editor and...

$50,000 Nilsestuen Gift Benefits UW-River Falls

The Morris Foundation provided a gift of $50,000 to the University of Wisconsin River Falls to honor Rod Nilsestuen on Friday, March 30, 2012. The $50,000 gift will create the Rod Nilsestuen Visiting Scholar...