MMFC Board Visits Bluff Country Co-op

Submitted by:  Wendy MacDougall, MMFC board of directors Your board of directors cleared our calendars on July 9 and traveled to Winona to visit the Bluff Country Co-op. We were welcomed by their general manager and board members for a store tour, enjoyed dinner together, and sat in on their […]

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Being a Board Member

Reflections from Patrick Pesek-Herriges   As I end my time as a board member (on 7/31) it’s a good time to say what that role has meant to me. I ran for election in 2011 out of my convictions about the value of the cooperative model. I’ve stayed on the […]

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What does the MMFC board do?

Submitted by:  Steve Hanson, MMFC board of directors   What is your vision for your food co-op? What do you think MMFC should look like in five or ten years? These are the questions MMFC board members ask ourselves every month, and we’d like to know more from you about […]

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Moms Who Farm

My name is Mariann Holm. I am an organic farmer and an organic crop and livestock inspector. For 12 years we operated an organic dairy called Holm Girls Dairy. Currently we are raising organic dairy heifers, have a small flock of 50 chickens and are learning how to become better […]

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From the Board: Cooperation is an Act of Courage

  By Wendy MacDougall, MMFC Board of Directors Board Leadership Training Teaches History of Cooperative Movement As a prospective Board member in September 2017 I attended a Board Leadership training. As usual on a day that must be spent indoors, Autumn was in it’s transitional glory. The leaves were stunning […]

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