Farmer Co-ops for More Efficient Marketing

13 Aug 2016
8:00-9:30am

Farmer Co-ops for More Efficient Marketing

Learn how co-operative enterprise is a powerful tool for farmers seeking more efficient marketing and a more sustainable food system. We will explore examples from our region, steps to establishing a co-op, advice for effective governance and collaboration, and opportunities to access grant resources to support your ideas.

Roger Noonan, President, New England Farmers Union (NEFU)

Erbin Crowell, Executive Director, Neighboring Food Co-op Association; Vice President, NEFU