“Co-operatives need to develop a ‘breed of capital’ – ‘co-operative capital’ – that appeals to their members’ values and is consistent with and nurtures the co-operative business model. Millions of co-operative members are looking...
Link to paper:’Is your region geared for ethanol production?’ Website: http://digitalcollection.gov.mb.ca/awweb/pdfopener?smd=1&did=10802&md=1
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural Business Cooperative Service. Website: http://www.rd.usda.gov/files/publications/CIR%207%20How%20to%20Start%20a%20Cooperative%20%282015%29.pdf
A bulletin on Cooperative Leadership written by Robert Cropp. Address: 230 Taylor Hall 427 Lorch St. Madison, WI 53706 Phone: (698) 263-4775 Fax: (608) 262-3251 University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives
A Strategic Planning Handbook for Cooperatives produced by the United States Department of Agriculture. Strategic_Planning_Handbook_for_Cooperatives
A paper released by the United States Department of Agriculture discussing Sample Policies for Cooperatives. Sample_Policies_for_Cooperatives
A paper on community economic development that includes the role that co-operatives can play. Website: http://www.uwcc.wisc.edu/manual/cover.html Address: University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives 230 Taylor Hall / 427 Lorch Street Madison, WI 53706-1503 Phone: (608)...
These guidelines were developed several years ago, and are presented as an outline of the requirements for a good set of bylaws by the University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives. Excerpt: Guidelines for Cooperative...
A paper on Balance Sheet Ratios and Analysis for Cooperatives published by the University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives. Website: http://www.uwcc.wisc.edu/info/FINREV.html