Oregon Aglink is pleased to have honored the following leaders in agriculture who accepted awards for their achievements at the previous annual Denim & Diamonds auction dinners.

Honorees are nominated by the Oregon Aglink Board of Directors to recognize Oregon’s agricultural leaders. To learn more about our previous award recipients, please follow the year titled links.

2016 Award Recipients

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2015 Award Recipients

 


 2014 Award Recipients

2014 dan and jeanne carver


2013 Award Recipients

2013 doug hoffman

2013 oregon ag fest


2012 Award Recipients

2012 dale buck2012 marie bowers


2011 Award Recipients

2011 greg satrum2011 ag in the classroom


2010 Award Recipients

2010 dalton straus2010 farmers ending hunger


2009 Award Recipients

2009 bob terry2009 doc connie hatfield

 


2008 Award Recipients

2008 bernie faber

2008 thayne dutson


2007 Award Recipients

2007 jim bernau2007 larry aamold

 


2006 Award Recipients

Agriculturist of the Year: Katy Coba (Director of the Oregon Department of Agriculture)

Ag Connection: Dave Koellermeier


2005 Award Recipients

Agriculturist of the Year:  NORPAC

Ag Connection: Tami Kerr (Director of Ag in the Classroom)


2004 Award Recipients

Agriculturist of the Year: Gordon Cook (OSU Extension Agent)

Ag Connection: Joe Smith (KGW News Reporter)


2002 Award Recipient

Ag Connection of the Year: Oregon State Fair & Expo


2000 Award Recipient

Agriculturist of the Year: Mike Forrester


1999 Award Recipient

Agriculturist of the Year: none


1998 Award Recipient

Agriculturist of the Year: Virgil Rupp (Agri-Times)


1997 Award Recipient

Agriculturist of the Year: Denny Jones (rancher & legislator)


1996 Award Recipient

Agriculturist of the Year: Chuck Norris (farmer and legislator)


1995 Award Recipient

Agriculturist of the Year: Stan Christensen (farmer) & Bob Smith (rancher & legislator)


1994 Award Recipient

Agriculturist of the Year: Luther Fitch (OSU Extension) & Jay Macy (farmer & 4H volunteer)


1993 Award Recipient

Agriculturist of the Year: Oscar Hagg (Oregon dairy industry) & Arden Sheets (OSU Extension)


1992 Award Recipient

Agriculturist of the Year: Bob Skinner (cattle rancher)


1991 Award Recipient

Agriculturist of the Year: none


1989 Award Recipient

Agriculturist of the Year: Bob Buchanan (Director of the Oregon Department of Economic Development)