Building Cooperatives in Louisiana’s Food System

Join SPROUT NOLA & VEGGI Farmers Coop for a facilitated discussion w/ Cooperation New Orleans to further explore cooperative models in LA

About this event

Join SPROUT NOLA & VEGGI Farmers Cooperative for a facilitated conversation by w/ Cooperation New Orleans. This gathering and discussion is to include Louisiana growers and businesses occupying other areas of the food system to learn about various ways that cooperatives can be utilized to strengthen local sustainable agriculture and food systems.

Schedule of event:

  • 4:30 – 5:45 Cooperative presentation by Cooperation New Orleans + Q&A
  • 5:45 – 6:15 Meals & continued discussions (meal provided to attendees)
  • 6:15 – 7:25 Breakout groups to discuss learnings
  • 7:25 Closing statements & next steps.

Tamah Yisrael & Susan Sakash will be providing the presentation on Coopertives as a part of the Cooperation New Orleans Team.