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Chachere Feed Store named Historical Dealer

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    Press release photo | Purina Feed recognized Chachere Feed Store last Friday in appreciation of their heritage and passion. Shown here, from left, are Rob Chachere, Nannette Chachere Walker, Mrs. Jonnie Chachere and Matt Chachere.
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    Press release photo | From left are Scott Chachere, Glenda Dorn, Suzanne Chachere, Rob Chachere, Aimee Chachere, Stockton Chachere, Mrs. Jonnie Chachere (wife of L.J. Chachere), Alicia Chachere, Logan Chachere, Matt Chachere, Dr. Luke Chachere and Dr. Lukas Chachere.
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Chachere Feed Store named Historical Dealer by Purina Animal Nutrition.

In celebration of the company’s 125th anniversary, Purina Animal Nutrition recognized Purina dealers across the nation for their heritage and passion. Chachere Feed Store was one of six dealers awarded this recognition in the Red River Sales Division.

“The Chachere family has a long heritage with Purina Feed and a dedication to the agriculture industry that is difficult to match,” said Scott Phillips, area sales manager at Purina Animal Nutrition.


Phillips presented the Chachere family with a custom belt buckle commemorating the special recognition on behalf of Purina Animal Nutrition.

Chachere Feed Store history

L.J. Chachere moved to Dayton in August of 1955, where he taught Ag in the Dayton school district until he opened Chachere Feed Store Inc., in Dayton in 1963. L.J was joined by two of his sons, Matt and Rob, and later by his grandsons Brad and Scott in the business. L.J. passed away in the fall of 2016, however his legacy lives on through his children, grandchildren and the business he left behind.

Founded in 1894, Purina Animal Nutrition strives to unlock the greatest potential of every animal. Purina offers a wide variety of products and has been leading the industry in animal nutrition for 125 years.

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