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Creating Farm & Food Co-ops
Course code: CSW 986
Creating Farm & Food Co-ops
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$165.00
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 Course description
Explores cooperative member-owned business models (co-ops) and their various forms of democratic ownership with a focus on the local food economy. Students form groups and receive mentorship in creating their own co-op enterprise with the goals of strengthening food security, sustainability, and/or food access. Interactive workshops and guest speakers inform students' understanding of the local food economy in the Pioneer Valley.
 
This is the credit-free offering of AGR 114. For more information about blended learning classes click here: Blended Learning 
 
 "This is an Inside Out class; meets inside Franklin County House of Corrections.
There is a special application and interview process; contact instructor to apply and register: Andrew Stachiw andrew@toolboxfored.org.
Instructor: Andrew Stachiw
Course time(s): CSW 986-2:T, 5:30-8:20 pm, 10/7-11/11, 6 sessions
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