How to Start a Co-op: An Introductory Course for Farmers

Are you interested in starting a co-operative? Join Young Agrarians for their new online course, How to Start a Co-op: An Introductory Course for Farmers!

During this course, you will have a chance to explore how co-operatives can successfully function, and practice applying the tools, resources and knowledge that you can use to co-create your own thriving co-op. This program has been designed for people who want to explore what it means to co-create a farming or farm-ally co-operative. You do not need to have prior experience in farming organizations nor be a farmer to participate in this program.

Developed by Emi Do, Young Agrarians Co-op Coordinator, this course aims to help new and aspiring farmers understand the benefits, possibilities, and realities of applying co-operative operating models to the farming world.

WHEN: January 23 – March 19, 2024

COST: The suggested sliding scale cost is $250, which is $50 per session.

WHERE: Online

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