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Rural Cooperatives; V.84 #4 July-aug.2017

Title:
V.84 #4 July-aug.2017; Rural Cooperatives
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Booklet
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GPO Stock Number:
701-020-00262-9
Description

Rural Cooperatives is a bimonthly periodical published by USDA Rural Development intended to increase the understanding and use of the cooperative, producer- and user-owned form of business.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents:

 

4 Job Generators

Number of ag co-op workers continues to rise, despite dip in co-op numbers

By James Wadsworth

 

14 From Rivals to Cooperators

Cattle co-op gains market power by uniting once ‘fierce competitors’

By Dan Campbell

 

18 Top 10 Traits of a Successful Grazing Land Manager

By Jeff Goodwin

 

20 Learning from Food Hub Closures, Pt. II

Kentucky food hub suffered when it emphasized social mission over financial viability

By Lilian Brislen, James Barham and Sasha Feldstein

 

24 Farmers using co-ops to handle ‘big data’

By Alan Borst

 

26 Priority voting system may offer advantages for changing co-op sector

By Thomas W. Gray, Ph.D.

 

28 How do we foster a new generation of cooperators?

By Meegan Moriarty

 

32 Understanding the role of values in traditional and hybrid cooperatives

By Julie A. Hogeland

 

Departments:

 

8 IN THE SPOTLIGHT

 

10 UTILITY CO-OP CONNECTION

 

36 NEWSLINE

Audience

This would be an enjoyable and informative read for farmers; and owners and staff of cooperative, producer- and user-owned businesses.

Product Details

Availability Details:
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USA Price:
$6.50
International Price:
$9.10
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Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
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Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Item available Date:
08/03/2017
Last Status Update:
08/22/2017
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