148 May - June - 2010

Issue Number: 
148
Issue Months: 
May - June
Issue Year: 
2 010

Issue's Articles

Title Issue Date

Long ago, back in the days of community barn raising, an Upper Midwest barn was new in a day.

148 May - June - 2010 June 4, 2010

Creating solutions begins with building the foundation for the future you want.

148 May - June - 2010 June 4, 2010

The founders of Ashland Food Co-op (AFC) in 1972 were guided by the ethics of a budding environmental movement.

148 May - June - 2010 June 4, 2010

Indiana Cooperative Development Center (ICDC), a nonprofit agency supported by funding from the USDA, and Bloomingfoods Market and Deli recently

148 May - June - 2010 June 4, 2010

About a year ago, our major competitor held a focus group with some of its customers.

148 May - June - 2010 June 4, 2010

Spend most earnings now, or invest more in the future—what is the proper balance? We can see, in the current financial mess, some consequences of imbalance.

148 May - June - 2010 June 4, 2010

The Women, Infants and Children program (WIC) has been a focus of National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA) advocacy efforts for over a yea

148 May - June - 2010 June 4, 2010

Editor’s note: Several charts on the food industry can be found at Phil Howard’s webpage.

148 May - June - 2010 June 4, 2010

Editor’s note: In this article, when citing Canadian sources, we have retained their practice of hyphen­ating “co-operative.”

148 May - June - 2010 June 4, 2010

On March 25, 2010, the founding partners of Food Co-op 500 announced that the organization will move beyond its pilot phase and become a new nonprofit corporation.

148 May - June - 2010 June 4, 2010