Distribution of Local Food Through Consumer Co-operatives in the Northeast

Distribution of Local Food Through Consumer Co-operatives in the Northeast

There is growing consumer interest in locally produced food, and farmers and retailers play an important part in this growing niche market.  Up-to-date and reliable data are necessary to create efficient distribution lines, but there is currently a dearth of

Collective Farmers’ Marketing: 10 European Case Studies

Collective Farmers’ Marketing: 10 European Case Studies

Linked with the growing power of retailers, European farmers have gradually lost control over supply chains. The resulting pressure on producer prices and the decline in policy support underpin the need for collective action among farmers. Co-operative initiatives in production,