Did you know that 1 out 3 Americans is a member of a cooperative? October is celebrated as National Cooperative Month, and the theme for 2018 is “Cooperatives – See the Future.” There are 2,106 agriculture co-ops in the United States, with more than two million member-owners. In addition, consumer co-ops have a membership base of over 343 million. Listen for co-op stories throughout October on your local RRFN station, made possible by Associated Milk Producers, Incorporated and the North Dakota Farmers Union.
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