• Lovell Supports Parents of the Blue Jackets (PBJ)

    The Lovell Factory made several Baking Dishes and donated them to the “Parents of the Blue Jackets”  better know as “PBJ”.  The PBJ is a parents group that supports the Lovell High School Future Farmers of America.  Every year the PBJ sponsors a golf tournament.  The money raised goes towards scholarships for graduating seniors and … Continued

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  • 90th Anniversary of KGHL Radio, Billings, Montana

    The KGHL radio station celebrated their 90th anniversary on June 8th, 2018. There are 4 businesses in Billings, MT that utilized KGHL for advertising the first year they started operating, and Western Sugar was one of them. Randall Jobman, Ag Manager, was invited to say a few words to the business leaders who were in attendance.  

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  • Scottsbluff-Gering Lions Club

    Jeff Kava, Western Sugar Factory Manager, and Michael Ann Relka, Western Sugar Agriculturalist, presented to the Scottsbluff-Gering Lions Club on June 6th to discuss the Scottsbluff factory’s expansion their outlook for the coming year. The Lions Club is an international organization who works to fund eye glasses and hearing aids to those who have impairments. They also provide … Continued

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  • National Poppy Day

    May 25th, 2018 was National Poppy Day which is a visual representation to honor the “sacrifice of service made by our veterans. On Memorial Day and Veterans Day, millions of red crepe paper poppies—all handmade by veterans as part of their therapeutic rehabilitation—are distributed across the country in exchange for donations that go directly to … Continued

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  • Lovell 3rd Grade Tour

    March 7, 2018 Parkside Elementary 3rd Grade Tour.  Tour guides included: Mark Bjornestad, Travis Mehling, Jeff Feller, Brandon Harvey, and Jody Lynne Bassett. To add to the fun, one of the 3rd grade teacher was Rita Bjornestad, wife of Western Sugar Agriculturalist, Mark Bjornestad.  The Lovell Factory welcomed the students with lunch, gave a talk on safety.  … Continued

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  • GMO Education in Hardin, MT

    Jesse Nile visited middle schools in Hardin, MT to discuss the public view of GM Technology and the scientific consensus that GMOs are safe. Jesse educated the students on the history of this technology as well as the sustainability benefits associated with GM farming.

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  • Torrington Tour for Lingle/Ft. Laramie School

    The fifth grade students from Lingle/Ft. Laramie School visited the Torrington facility on April 6th.  The students and faculty enjoyed learning about the process of making and packaging sugar at Western Sugar.  They also learned about the importance of safety in the workplace.  The students sent their thank you to Laura Schamel and Amanda Mitchell … Continued

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  • Lovell’s First Aid & CPR Class

    Western Sugar employees in Lovell, WY participated in a First Aid and CPR class on April 19, 2018 at the Fire Hall. The course was taught by Nick Lewis from the North Big Horn Hospital.  The class was organized by Western Sugar’s Brandon Harvey and Jody Lynne Bassett.  There were 23 participants in the class including:  … Continued

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  • Billings, MT Rotary Club

    Randall Jobman, Vice President of Agriculture, North Region, was invited to speak at the downtown Billings Rotary Club. Randall discussed the Billings Facility’s commitment to the community as well as various sugar-related hot topics.  

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  • Scottsbluff Adopt-A-School & Read Across America Day

    The Scottsbluff Western Sugar facility is participating in the Adopt-A-School partnership with Longfellow Elementary School .  On November 21st, Chief Chemist, Laura Garcia and Process Engineer, Amanda McAliney presenedt a program for the Longfellow students regarding processing sugar.  This was a great hands-on learning experience for the students and faculty.    On March 2nd Western … Continued

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  • WSC Lovell Reports Weather for 100 Years

    The Riverton NWS Team recognizes Western Sugar for recording the weather in Lovell, Wyoming for 100 Years.  Brandon Harvey records the weather for the Lovell factory. We are proud of our Lovell facility.

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  • The Christmas Capital of the Plains in Fort Morgan

    Western Sugar was honored to sponsor the Christmas Capital of the Plains event in Fort Morgan. The event involved holiday shopping, free carriage rides, and a large “Snowzilla” inflatable slide for the month leading up to Christmas.   *Photo Credit: Fort Morgan Times*

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