163 November-December 2012

Issue Number: 
163
Issue Months: 
November - December
Issue Year: 
2 012

Issue's Articles

Title Issue Date

Expansion and growth are on the minds of many cooperative board and management leaders.

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The Cooperative Solution, by E.G.

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Imagine what it would like to be part of a far-reaching movement imbued with values of economic democracy that circumnavigates the globe.

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The mayor spoke at the co-op’s ribbon cutting, and it seemed like the whole town turned out to celebrate. The local paper wrote excitedly about the new grocery store. The future seemed bright. 

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Years after pioneering the natural, organic foods movement and the radical notion of a more sustainable business model, food co-ops remain leaders in the grocery industry in ways that are increasin

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Along with November 2012 referendums in California and Washington to require labeling of genetically engineered (GMO) foods, legal action continues against the leading GMO proponent and agricultura

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In September, Food Co-op Initiative announced grants to 10 new startup food co-ops. An additional four co-ops will receive scholarships for board and organizer training.

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We have continuing opportunities to cultivate cooperative enterprise. In the present issue are reports on how, and how not, to grow cooperative ownership.

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