Publications

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2012 Key Accomplishments of the Iowa Alliance for Cooperative Business Development
Iowa Alliance for Cooperative Development, 2012

2011 Key Accomplishments of the Iowa Alliance for Cooperative Business Development
Iowa Alliance for Cooperative Development, 2011

Iowa Alliance for Cooperative Business Development Factsheet
Iowa Alliance for Cooperative Business Development, 2011


Cooperative Business Organization

Business Ownership by Workers: Are Worker Cooperatives a Viable Option?
Georgeanne Artz and Younjun Kim, 2011

Cooperatives and Contracting in Agriculture: The Case of West Liberty Foods
Roger Ginder, Brent Hueth, and Philippe Marcoul, 2005

Restructuring in the Cooperative Sector and New Generation Cooperative Structures: Financial and Credit Issues
Roger Ginder, 2003

Responses to Questions Addressed to Panel III from the Ranking Member - Rep. Charles Stenholm
Roger Ginder, 2003

Key Characteristics of Limited Liability of Companies (LLC's)
Roger Ginder, 1998

Cooperative Formation and Financial Contracting in Agricultural Markets
Brent Hueth, Philippe Marcoul, and Roger Ginder, 2004

The Economic Importance of the Iowa Dairy Industry
Roger Ginder and Daniel Otto, 2003

FCSA Sale to Rabobank: Selling What? On Whose Authority? And For Whose Benefit?
Roger Ginder, 2005

Are Rural Credit Markets Competitive? Is There Room for Competition in Rural Credit Markets?
Maureen Kilkenny and Robert W. Jolly, 2005

Selling a Piece of the Farm Credit System
Robert W. Jolly and Josh D. Roe, 2005

History and Unique Features of the Farm Credit System
Neil E. Harl, 2005.


Cooperative Fundamentals

The Madison Principles
Members of CooperationWorks!, 1995


Farm Supply and Grain Elevator Cooperatives

Farm Supply – CoopMetrics Benchmarking: A New Management Tool for Farmer Cooperatives
Iowa Institute for Cooperatives, 2011

Some Fundamental Changes Now Occurring in Retail Fertilizer Markets Will Impact Producers.
Roger Ginder, 2008


Machinery and Labor Sharing Arrangements

Potential for Machinery: A Case Study of Fruit and Vegetable Growers in Iowa
Nicholas Pates and Georgeanne Artz, 2014

Can We Share?: Benefits and Challenges of Sharing Equipment in Fruit and Vegetable Operations
Georgeanne Artz, 2013

Machinery and Labor Sharing Arrangements Factsheet
Iowa Alliance for Cooperative Business Development, 2011

Machinery AdoptionDecision Example: A Mechanical Harvester
Georgeanne Artz, Tim Eggers, and William Edwards, 2011

Farm Machinery & Labor Sharing Manual - MWPS Publication
Georgeanne Artz, WIlliam Edwards, and Frayne Olson, 2009

Operating Agreement of Acme Machinery, L.L.C.
Iowa Alliance for Cooperative Business Development, 2007

Sharing Farm Machinery Ownership Alternatives
Roger A. McEowen, 2008

Sharing Machinery and Labor: Operational Issues
2008

Cooperation: A Survival Guide for Small and Medium-sized Farms
Roger Ginder, 2008