Sustainable Food Value Chains Knowledge Platform

Agricultural Cooperative Management


This is a comprehensive training programme on agricultural cooperatives and covers the main areas that need to be considered for its successful management and operation. It is composed of seven modules and each module contains lessons, exercises, case studies and readings. The modules comprise: Module 1: Basic economics of an agricultural cooperative; Module 2: Crop collection; Module 3: Making a budget; Module 4: Managing transport; Module 5: Planning; Module6: Storage; Module 7: Supply services.

Countries: Non-country specific
Commodities: Non-Commodity specific
Topics: Associations of value chain actors
Authoring organization: International Labour Organization (ILO)
Publisher: International Labour Organization (ILO), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Category: Field-based materials
Level Suitability: Intermediate
References: EN
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