130 May - June - 2007

Issue Number: 
130
Issue Months: 
May - June
Issue Year: 
2 007

Issue's Articles

Title Issue Date

With more than 90 vendors, $2 million in annual sales, and a customer count that hovers around 7,000 each week, the Davis Farmer’s Market has moved beyond “quaint local tradition” straight into an

130 May - June - 2007 January 20, 2009

Boards of directors are the critical link between owners and management in the accountability chain for a cooperative.

130 May - June - 2007 January 20, 2009

This article contains charts available only as pdf. Download pdf of article here.

130 May - June - 2007 January 20, 2009

Spring has arrived, and with it the promise of a new growing season replete with fresh, local, and organic fruits and vegetables.

130 May - June - 2007 January 20, 2009

Do you remember those old Western movies where the settlers moving west would have to circle the wagons to better protect themselves from the arrows that seemed to be coming from all directions?

130 May - June - 2007 January 20, 2009

The anxiety of hiring a new employee can sometimes be overwhelming. Questions crowd your head… Is this person for real? Is it possible that someone this qualified wants to work for me?

130 May - June - 2007 January 20, 2009

By now, probably most co-op boards of directors have a policy on conflicts of interest.

130 May - June - 2007 January 20, 2009

This article contains charts available as a pdf.
Download a pdf of the article here.

130 May - June - 2007 January 20, 2009

Each year in late February in LaCrosse, Wisconsin the largest U.S.

130 May - June - 2007 January 20, 2009

Sustainability: a traditional concept of recent coinage.

130 May - June - 2007 January 20, 2009

During a conversational lull at a co-op meeting a year ago, a rural electric co-op manager turned to a food co-op manager and asked: “So, Wal-Mart says it’s going to carry a lot more organic food.

130 May - June - 2007 January 20, 2009

To the editor:

130 May - June - 2007 May 15, 2007

As the city of Austin, Texas, was warming up for the South by Southwest music extravaganza in March, it held host to a unique gathering of niche magazines from across the country.

130 May - June - 2007 May 15, 2007

The following summary was adapted from “Rural Updates,” the online newsletter of Defenders of Wildlife.

130 May - June - 2007 May 15, 2007