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The current wave of co-op openings is likely to bring as many as 60 new co-ops in the next five years. That means many new positions for general manager (GM) will be available.

178 May-June 2015 May 27, 2015

Whether or not your cooperative expects to hire a general manager (GM) in the next year, your board should have an awareness of the skills and resources that would be needed

178 May-June 2015 May 27, 2015

The collective progress in collaboration that the food co-op sector has achieved over the past decade has been significant and inspiring.

178 May-June 2015 May 27, 2015

Keynote address, Good Economy Conference, Zagreb 2015

178 May-June 2015 May 27, 2015

Six years ago, the Up and Coming, Up and Running (UCUR) conference debuted with the goal of providing training and networking opportunities for startups and new co-ops in the region.

178 May-June 2015 May 27, 2015

Cooperatives—given our community ownership structure, our commitment to the principle of concern for community, and our dedication to the values of equality, equity, self-help, and social responsib

168 September-October 2013 October 14, 2013
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For the La Montañita Co-op Trade/Foodshed Initiative to succeed, New Mexico needed either individual or cooperatively networked farmers and ranchers who had reached a mid-size scale of production a

168 September-October 2013 October 14, 2013

Please join all of us at Food Co-op Initiative (FCI) in welcoming Suzi Carter as our new director of programs and partnerships.

168 September-October 2013 October 14, 2013

In honor of Non-GMO month this October, National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA) is partnering with manufacturers to contribute a minimum of $75,000 to the Just Label It (JLI) campaign.

168 September-October 2013 October 14, 2013

In the autumn of 2008, as the national economy began its nosedive, sales trends at the Sacramento Natural Foods Cooperative began to mirror that dive.

168 September-October 2013 October 14, 2013

As the first certified-organic retailer in Minnesota, Wedge Co-op has long been known for its commitment to organic crop production and retail handling systems.

168 September-October 2013 October 14, 2013

The Neighboring Food Co-op Association (NFCA) is a network of more than 30 food co-ops and start-up initiatives across New England, locally owned by over 80,000 people.

168 September-October 2013 October 14, 2013

Southwest Virginia has seen a lot of rain in 2013, and Roanoke experienced flash flooding on three separate occasions during July.

168 September-October 2013 October 14, 2013

Food co-ops have been essential to the ongoing revival of cleaner food and local food economies.

168 September-October 2013 October 14, 2013

Has your co-op considered Open Book Management?

168 September-October 2013 October 14, 2013

Justice and Just Food Co-op in Northfield, Minn., opened its doors in 2004.

169 Nov-Dec 2013 December 9, 2013

In April 2010, the cofounders of WISErg Corporation called PCC Natural Markets (PCC), a Seattle-based natural foods co-op, to introduce their idea for converting food scraps into a new product.

169 Nov-Dec 2013 December 9, 2013

Bozeman is home to the Community Food Co-op. It’s also home to mountains, cows, and hay fields, and for a large part of the year, winter.

169 Nov-Dec 2013 December 9, 2013

Through good, honest practices, direct communication, and working to build lasting relationships, a local program can thrive in any cooperative grocery store.

169 Nov-Dec 2013 December 9, 2013

A few staff members crowded the back of the small room. Latecomers straggled in until most chairs were full.

169 Nov-Dec 2013 December 9, 2013