Town & Country Supply Association has awarded four $1,000 scholarships to area students.
“These students stood out to us because of their love of agriculture – and their excitement to share their talents with others,” said Wes Burley, the general manager of Town & Country Supply Association. “We are honored to support them, as they pursue higher education and continue to serve their communities.”
Scholarship applicants were required to have a family member who is an active member of Town and Country Supply Association. Preference was given to applicants who were pursuing higher education that pertains to the field of agriculture.
The recipients are as follows:
Town & Country Supply Association has had a scholarship program since 2010. Since then, the co-op has awarded more than $33,000 in scholarships to 41 students.
Town & Country Supply Association is a member-owned agronomy, energy, and retail co-operative based in southeastern Montana. With roots dating back to 1930, Town & Country was incorporated in 1997, with the merging of the Laurel Co-op Association and the Co-op Service Center in Billings. Town & Country continued to grow with the addition of the Farmers Union Association of Big Horn County in 2009.
T&C helps farmers and ranchers manage input costs, maximize production, and achieve higher profitability. T&C is committed to providing patrons and customers with high-quality products, superior in-field services, and access to the latest agricultural technology. T&C encompasses four divisions – Agronomy, Energy, Farm & Ranch, Supply, and C-Stores. Its trade region covers southeastern and southcentral Montana, as well as northern Wyoming.