May 3, 2017
Employees of Agrium Retail’s Crop Production Services helped in numerous ways, including providing water to fight fires, hauling feed to affected cattle, and even fostering calves orphaned by the fire. Meanwhile, Agrium provided financial assistance to help some of the many farmers and ranchers who have suffered overwhelming losses.
All three states declared states of emergency in response to the fires, which burned hundreds of thousands of acres of land and caused the loss of thousands of cattle, as well as fences, equipment, buildings, feed and homes.
Our thoughts are with the communities who lost so much, and we send them best wishes for a swift recovery.
Watch this video in which farmers say a heartfelt thank-you to people and organizations around the world that offered support during the wildfires, to learn more.