From Mondragon to Co-operate WNC: A Deep Dive into Co-operative Economic Models for Our Region

Event Phone: 8288914497

  • February 16, 2019
    1:30 pm - 7:00 pm

There’s a deep multi-cultural history of integrating social and economic co-operation with agricultural systems via a pattern widely referred to as “mutual aid”.  Some examples of historical mutual aid societies which explicitly help farmers include The Grange, Via Campesina, Italian farming co-ops, and Cherokee Gadugi. Since land is the basis of all survival and of (more…)