153 March - April - 2011

Issue Number: 
153
Issue Months: 
March-April
Issue Year: 
2 011

Issue's Articles

Title Issue Date

As cooperative directors, it's important that we know our jobs. Some parts of that job are personal to us: we bring interests, skills, and perspectives that make our contributions unique.

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011

From my vantage point, too many dollars flow out of cooperatively owned businesses into investor-held businesses, either in the form of purchases or investments.

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011

If you're reading this during store hours, chances are that someone at your co-op is teaching a kid about food right now.

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011

You and many of your co-op's members and ­customers have perhaps seen Food, Inc., King Corn, The Future of Food, and Supersize Me.

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011

From Maine to Florida and Bozeman to Chico, approximately 40 co-ops around the country took part in the 2010 Eat Local, America! campaign to celebrate local food and local producers.

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011

Have you had a good idea that you let percolate for a while, shaping and reshaping it in your mind?

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011

Members of the sustainable food movement are furious and, frankly, we have a right to be.

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011

Based on the Organic Foods Production Act of 1990, the National Organic Program (NOP) was put into effect in October 2002.

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011

Thanks to food co-ops for your support of the Cooperative Development Foundation (CDF) Howard Bowers Fund in 2010!  Education and training are essential for thriving co-ops, and the Bowers Fund giv

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011
BY

 

Dear Editor,

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011

 

 

 

 

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011

Events are accelerating. Recently, discussing the early years of many of today's food co-ops, a friend remarked how much faster things seem to be occurring.

153 March - April - 2011 March 16, 2011