cooperatives

2004, 2018

CoopEcon hosted by the Southern Grassroots Economies Project

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From the organizers: “CoopEcon is an education and training institute geared toward helping current and future cooperators building and strengthening new community-based enterprises in their communities”

For more information visit https://coopecon.coop/

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This event is not hosted by ASAN. As one of ASAN’s roles is to share information and resources across our network so as to maximize all […]

1808, 2016

Federation of Southern Cooperatives 49th Annual Meeting

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49th Anniversary Celebration and 15th Estelle Witherspoon Lifetime Achievement Award Dinner
Thursday, August 18, 7pm
Sheraton Birmingham Hotel (2101 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N, Birmingham, AL 35203)

Annual Meeting
Friday August 19-Saturday August 20
Rural Training and Research Center in Epes, AL
Featuring exhibits, workshops/trainings, panel discussions, food, entertainment, FSC business meeting, and more.

More information at http://www.federationsoutherncoop.com/.

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1002, 2016

“Localizing the Business of Food” Workshop

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Hosted by the West Georgia Farmers’ Cooperative:

The West Georgia Farmers’ Cooperatives presents their 2nd annual Small Farm and Agriculture Workshop entitled, “Localizing the Business of Food”, on February 10, 2016 in Lagrange, GA.  Come and hear local, state, and government experts teach about:

Healthy Soil Basics
Livestock Management/Marketing
Growing and Selling Your Produce
Food Cooperatives
Backyard Growing
And much more

Cost is $25.00 per person […]

1308, 2015

Land Assistance Fund / Federation of Southern Coops Dinner and Annual Meeting

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August 13, Birmingham — Estelle Witherspoon Lifetime Achievement Award Dinner, honoring Charles & Shirley Sherrod
August 14-15, Epes — Annual Meeting at the Rural Training Center

More information about both events, including registration pages for each, can be found here and at the FSC website here.

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This event is not hosted by ASAN. As one of ASAN’s roles is to share […]