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Fighting To Save Black-Owned Land Since 1967 With Cooperatives
Update October 19, 2017

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ABOUT COOPERATIVES

Co-ops are the best people development
institutions you can have....

Ray Marshall 1992

ARTICLES ON COOPERATIVES

Impact of Cooperatives on the
United States Economy


How Successful Cooperative Economic Models Can
Work Wonderfully


Early History of Cooperatives
in
Black America
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How to Start a Cooperative and
Cooperative Marketing


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Federation History
Hearing from Wendell Paris
Federation (2009)

 

ON-GOING ISSUES

2012 Census of Agriculture
Information

2017 Agriculture Census Upcoming
Farmers should sign up for census forms

Black Farmer Census Information
in the following states:


Alabama
Georgia
Mississippi
South Carolina

 

ABOUT BLACK FARMERS

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Black Farmers:
Historical Studies and information
about the
Black Farmer Lawsuit

 

50th Anniversary
August 17-19, 2017

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2017
Our 50th Anniversary

Federation/LAF
State Representatives at the
Annual Meeting
in Epes, Alabama at the
Rural Training & Research Center
August 19, 2017

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Job Announcement

October 2017

The Federation Job Announcement:
Director of Cooperative Development &
Strategic Initiatives

Please click here for Announcement and here for job description

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Click here for 2017 Annual Report

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News

July 2017

Federation/LAF Signs MOU with
USDA Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Establishes Regional Heirs Property and Mediation Center

May 2017

Job Announcements
at the Federation

Adminstrative Assistant

Forestry Outreach Specialist

April 2017

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"In the Field with Farmer Ben Burkett"

March 2017

Click here for video of the Federation's Urban Agriculture work in Birmingham, Alabama
"Heathy Food Options in the City"

John & Carol Zippert honored with induction
into "Co-op Hall of Fame"

Rainge Tapped to Lead 'Land Retention and Advocacy' for the Federation of Southern Cooperatives/ Land Assistance Fund

January 2017

Kathy Ozer: A long time colleague and supporter
We mourn her passing

Position Announcement: Cooperative
Development Specialist in South Carolina

October 2016

Federation receives $185,000 from the Small Business Administration (SBA)

For Cooperative
Development
Assistance
with Low-Income Entrepreneurs

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