October is Cooperative Month!
It’s official! Governor Terry Branstad had declared October as Cooperative Month in Iowa.
See the proclamation here:
October is Cooperative Month
In honor of Cooperative Month, here are a few facts about Iowa cooperatives according to our data at the Iowa Institute for Cooperatives:
- There are 59 grain and farm supply cooperatives in Iowa
- Iowa cooperatives operate in 715 communities
- Over 114,000 Iowans are a member of at least one cooperative
- Iowa grain and farm supply cooperatives employ over 9,000 people
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