In November 2012 Wisconsin River Co-op of Adams and Farmers’ Co-op Supply & Shipping Association of West Salem announced merger plans. After several months of planning and preparation, the merger of the two co-ops was complete on April 1, 2013. The new cooperative has been named “Allied Cooperative.” The co-op’s roots date back to 1917. Its services include agronomy, feed, grain, LP, refined fuels, hardware, tires, auto parts and convenience stores. It has operations in Adams, Galesville, Mauston, Melrose, Mindoro, Necedah, Plainfield, Plover, Tomah, West Salem and Wisconsin Dells.