Denim & Diamonds

A Night to Remember

Every November, Oregon Aglink hosts Denim & Diamonds, an awards dinner and auction, which affords us the opportunity to raise funds for the Oregon Aglink Foundation, supporting programs like Adopt a Farmer.

Each year this event serves to recognize those who have gone above and beyond in advocating the importance of agriculture to the economic, environmental and social well-being of the state of Oregon. Award winners are voted on by the Oregon Aglink Board of Directors each spring.

This year’s event will take place at the Salem Convention Center on November 18, 2022. We can’t wait to see everyone in person – plus we’ll have an online portion available too!

Program Details

5:00 pm Reception
7:00 pm Dinner
7:30 pm Live Auction
8:30 pm Awards

Preview our full printed program here.

Thank you to our generous Title Sponsor:


Thank you to our generous Presenting Sponsor:

Online Silent Auction

We will be hosting an online silent auction for supporters to bid and win on fantastic packages from home.

Our Online Silent Auction is open for bidding! You can view more than 100 packages from our generous donors here.

To bid, follow the link below and click the blue button on the top right hand side of the screen to register to bid.

All packages online are not available at our in-person event on Friday, November 18th. We will have 50 packages to bid on in person as well as a Live Auction with 20+ packages exclusive for our in person guests!

Oregon Aglink event


You can be part of Denim & Diamonds through sponsorship and attendance! A limited number of table sponsorships are available on a first come, first serve basis for our in-person event at the Salem Convention Center. For additional sponsorship opportunities, please email Leah at

Award Nominations (January-April)

Each year Oregon Aglink gives two awards out, based on nominations from the public which are then voted on by our Board of Directors. Nominations open in January and close in April each year.

Ag Connection Award – This honor is for an organization, business entity, or individual who has done an outstanding job connecting the public with agriculture.

Agriculturist of the Year – This award recognizes and honors an organization, business entity, or individual for an outstanding contribution to the agriculture industry as a whole.

View past award recipients

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