Cargill recognized with inaugural award for adult education efforts


The Colorado Adult Education Professional Association (CAEPA) is recognizing Cargill with its inaugural Outstanding Organization Supporting Adult Education Award, acknowledging the company's efforts to provide workplace training for more than 5,800 employees and community members through Morgan Community College's Workplace Education.

Cargill is the largest employer in Morgan County with approximately 2,150 employees. In addition to the U.S., employees working at the plant represent nearly 30 additional countries.

"Cargill is honored to receive this award and to be a part of Colorado's adult education network," said Cargill Plant General Manager Tyler Luft. "The accomplishments of the students in (MCC) Morgan Community College's Workplace Education program at our plant is an example of education as a lifelong journey."