Cooperatives: Building a Base for the Future Webinar Series - Online

Farm and Food
Small Business
Small Towns

Cost: Free

Where: Online

About: Join this webinar series to learn more about cooperatives. These sessions will include basic information as well as in-depth interviews with those running their own cooperatives, all through Facebook Live.

This series, except for the first session, will be hosted twice a month on a Thursday from noon to 12:30 p.m.

  • Sept. 30: Margaret Milligan and Charlotte Narjes—Questions to Consider Before Forming a Cooperative
  • Oct. 7: Charlotte Narjes and Justin Carter: The Nebraska Cooperative Landscape

Past events:

  • May 26: A Cooperative Grocery Store Interview with Hay Springs
  • June 3: Cooperative Basics in Spanish with Greg McKee & Lucia Schulz
  • June 17: Promotion of Cooperative Events on Native Lands
  • July 8: Elder Care Cooperatives with Deborah Craig
  • July 22: Interview with the Beatrice Investment Group, an investment cooperative
  • Sept. 13: Wally Graeber, Open Harvest
  • Sept. 16: Worker Cooperatives with Kevin Edberg—Cooperative Development Services

Can’t make the original air date of each event? Not to worry, following the event, a recording of each session will be posted to our YouTube Channel.

Questions: Contact Justin Carter at or 402.237.5082

Hosted by: Center for Rural Affairs

This project is funded through a U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development Socially-Disadvantaged Groups Grant.

Feature photo: Participants at 2019 Food and Art Conference  |  Center file photo