Oregon Aglink honored two leaders in agriculture who accepted awards for their achievements during the 10th Annual Denim & Diamonds Dinner and Auction at the Governor Hotel (now Sentinal Hotel) on Friday, November 16th, 2007.
Honorees are nominated by the Oregon Aglink Board of Directors to recognize Oregon’s agricultural leaders.
Jim Bernau, founder of Willamette Valley Vineyards in Turner, Oregon was honored with the Agriculturist of the Year award which was presented to him in the presence of his family and friends by master of ceremonies Dave Koellermeier and Oregon Aglink President Mac McCarter.
Larry Aamold, of PNW Ag Consulting, was honored with the Ag Connection of the Year award.
Past Award Recipients