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Skagit Farmers Supply is a locally owned and controlled cooperative with a board of directors comprised of five area farmers. The company serves farmers, homeowners, businesses, families and the communities in Skagit, Island, San Juan and Snohomish Counties in northwest Washington state.

Posted May 15th, 2018

Lime is a very important element for quality and productivity in gardens and pastures in Western Washington. It affects microorganisms, macroorganisms, microbes, and soil chemistry. Many farmers and gardeners ask: Do you think my pasture would benefit from lime? The answer is almost always yes! For an informational video about lime click here! David Youngquist,… Read More »

Posted May 14th, 2018

Our Country Stores are proud to offer Earth First Poultry Feed for the discerning customer that wants to feed their chickens with the proper nutrition and with a sustainable product at the same time.  “Earth First Poultry is an excellent source of nutrition for chickens, but we also formulated our feed and bags to be… Read More »

Posted May 14th, 2018

Big news this spring from Agro Research International with the release of Weed Slayer.  “A unique organic broad spectrum, systemic herbicide”.  Visit Weed Slayer for a full statement.  Skagit Farmers Supply is seeing good results with this product and we’re happy to have an organic solution for growers in the Pacific Northwest for weed control.

Posted January 2nd, 2018

Skagit County is home to a $300 million agricultural industry.  This industry supports the growing demand for conventional and organic fresh to markets fruits & vegetables, as well as dairy and beef production.  We’re also home to important seed production.  To support these efforts, WSU has set up a series of specialized workshops to help participants… Read More »

Posted December 5th, 2017

For the second year in a row, the Country Store is offering local youth organizations the opportunity to spread holiday joy and raise money for their clubs.   This winter, we’re offering 4H, Pony Club and FFA club members a chance to fundraise for their club by wrapping gifts at their local Country Store. This… Read More »

Posted December 4th, 2017

We have people and community at the heart of our cooperative values at Skagit Farmers Supply.  Another example of how our people engage our communities happened this holiday season, as our team from our Mount Vernon Country Store decorated our mascot “Aslin” on a holiday-themed float and marched in the city’s holiday parade! Store manager,… Read More »

Posted November 10th, 2017

The fall migration is bringing Snow Geese and Trumpeter Swans back to northwestern Washington.  As their fields freeze over in Alaska, the swans follow traditional migration routes and return to Skagit & Whatcom Counties in large numbers.  The open fields and moderate climate appeal to the migrating flocks that return year after year.  The swans will feed… Read More »

Posted November 7th, 2017

By Danna Darby-Eoff; Category Manager / Buyer, Skagit Farmers Supply Country Store I find a lot of joy in being able to bundle the passion I have for horses and the western lifestyle along with my job as a buyer in the same industry. In October I was able to take this one step further… Read More »

Posted October 23rd, 2017

We kept warm with hot spiced cider and hot cocoa as we presented an interactive tour of our new agronomy center in Burlington, Washington!  We invited 4H & FFA groups from Skagit, Island, San Juan and Snohomish Counties in to see all of the technology and science behind modern agriculture. Our staff agronomist led presentations… Read More »

Posted October 2nd, 2017

We were excited to host so many of our farmer members, vendors and the many members of our area businesses to the Grand Opening of our newest agronomy center in Burlington, Washington!  It was an event full of excitement and energy as we all look to the future of agriculture in western Washington!  The addition of this… Read More »

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