What do you mean by "this"? You mean my answers to a dozen questions? Or my general advice to people who want to start cooperatives? Or set up/serve on a board? Is there a particular reason you want it in 100 words or less --…"
Glad to see the participation on this discussion list. I was one of the presenters at the conference -- my workshop was titled "Steering Your Co-op Through Thick and Thin: The Role of Governance in Successful Cooperatives." If…"
I don't -- I work for a Northeast regional organization
What issues are you or your group interested or expert in?
farm to school, farm to institution, farm to restaurant, farmers' markets, local foods marketing and distribution, food coops, fisheries, other
Other info about Me (please mention any food, fishing, agriculture, or community groups you are affiliated with):
CDI is a cooperative development center. We are working with Northwest Atlantic Maine Alliance on fisheries co-ops, presented at the By Land and By Sea conference on cooperatives, and are available to help with any type of co-op in Maine.