Birko and its employee are proud to support our communities, both locally and nationally.
Birko also supports local organizations: Adams County Economic Development and the National Western Stock Show.
Ward Harris Smith Scholarship Foundation
In honor of Birko’s founder, The Ward Harris Smith Scholarship Foundation was established at Texas A&M in 1980.
Florence Smith-Powers Scholarship Fund
In February 2012, Birko established the Florence Smith-Powers scholarship fund through The North American Meat Institute for deserving undergraduates in food science.
Food Safety in Higher Education
Birko supports Colorado State University, Texas Tech, Texas A&M, Cal Poly, and Fresno State by volunteering and collaborating on research for the betterment of food safety and sanitation.