Financial profile of the 100 largest agricultural cooperatives, 2001



Publisher: The Service in Washington, D.C

Written in English
Published: Pages: 34 Downloads: 540
Share This

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Agriculture, Cooperative -- United States -- Societies, etc. -- Finance -- Statistics.

Edition Notes

Other titlesFinancial profile of the one hundred largest agricultural cooperatives, 2001
StatementUnited States Department of Agriculture, Rural Business-Cooperative Service.
GenreStatistics.
SeriesRBS research report ;, 199
ContributionsUnited States. Rural Business/Cooperative Service.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD1484 .F48 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 34 p. ;
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3764451M
LC Control Number2003479265

united states government publications available for selection by depository libraries list of classes of united states government publications available for selection by depository libraries. revised octo financial profile, the largest agricultural cooperatives (annual) (el). produce. Supply cooperatives manufacture, sell, or distribute farm supplies. Agriculture Sector Economic Impact: Fast Facts8 Number of co-ops 3, Total members million Total employment , Gross annual business volume $ billion Total assets $ billion Five Largest Agricultural Cooperatives9 Name State Revenues Assets. Database of agricultural cooperatives (Codas) Capacity building programmes Assessment Questionaire Integrated Agricultural Cooperative Development Strategy 6. Challenges hindering the development of cooperatives in the sector Access . Together, agricultural cooperatives are responsible for processing 40% of French agricultural production. And in so doing, they are responsible for job creation across the country. Clearly, agricultural co-ops have enormous potential, both for their members and for businesses in rural areas.

Agricultural Finance 8th Edition by Warren F. Lee (Author), Michael D. Boehlje (Author), Aaron G. Nelson (Author), & ISBN ISBN X. Why is ISBN important? ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Authors: Aaron G. Nelson, Michael D. Boehlje, Warren F. Lee. “Agricultural cooperatives: key to feeding the world” is the 01 World Food Day theme in recognition of the role cooperatives play in improving food security and contributing to the eradication of hunger. Nearly one in seven people suffer from undernourishment, yet the world has the means to eliminate hunger and fuel sustainable Size: KB. Optimal funding strategies for financial cooperatives (Cornell agricultural economics staff paper) [Tauer, Loren] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Optimal funding strategies for financial cooperatives (Cornell agricultural economics staff paper)Author: Loren Tauer. 3 RANK RANK Largest Agriculture Cooperatives, Note: Co-op names and data withheld, by request, for co-ops ranking: 37, 38, 48, 70, 76, 86, 92 and

durable financial structures for the next two decades. Procedure: Through the cooperation of the Ohio Agricultural Experiment Sta­ tion and the Ohio Council of Farmer Cooperatives this study was under­ taken to appraise the over-all financial management of Ohio farmer­ owned cooperative agricultural business organizations with suggestions.   More than one-third of the Global cooperatives are involved in agriculture. Nearly every country represented in the Global has at least one agriculture cooperative represented in the list of cooperatives. Financial institutes represented more than a quarter of the total Global cooperatives. DES MOINES, Iowa, Oct. 16, – Iowa is home to more top agricultural cooperatives than any other state, according to recently released USDA data. The number of top co-ops in Iowa, 16, is up from 11 a decade ago."These statistics underscore what most Iowans already know – the state is extremely important to the nation's agricultural economy," Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said. Prudential Financial, Inc. is an American Fortune Global and Fortune company whose subsidiaries provide insurance, investment management, and other financial products and services to both retail and institutional customers throughout the United States and in over 40 other countries. Prudential Financial is the largest insurance company in the United States, with total assets Industry: Financial services.

Financial profile of the 100 largest agricultural cooperatives, 2001 Download PDF EPUB FB2

Highlights The combined total revenue of the largest agricultural cooperatives jumped from $ billion in to $ billion in The 4-percent increase is due mostly to higher revenues for dairy cooperatives.

Issue for has title: Financial profile of the largest agricultural cooperatives. Issues for have title: Financial profile of the largest agricultural cooperatives.

Available From: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Rural Business-Cooperative Service, StopWashington, D.C. Govt. Doc. Number: A /3. Get this from a library. Financial profile, the largest agricultural cooperatives. [United States. Rural Business/Cooperative Service.;].

RR Financial Profile of Largest Agricultural Cooperatives, 07/01/ RR Alternative Milk Price Series: Information for Cooperatives. RR Financial Profile of Largest Agricultural Cooperatives, 01/03/ RR Problems and Issues Facing Farmer Cooperatives.

Highlights The combined total revenue of the largest agricultural cooperatives fell from $ billion in to $ billion in The 7-percent decrease is due to lower revenues for nearly all commodity groups.

Total revenues for the last 2 years were as follows: Year Total Operating Revenue Billion dollars Financial Profile of the Largest Agricultural Cooperatives, David Chesnick Alternative Milk Price Series: Information for Cooperatives K. Charles Ling Measuring the Economic Impact of Cooperatives: Results from Wisconsin Kimberly Zeuli, Greg Lawless, Steven Deller, Robert Financial profile of the 100 largest agricultural cooperatives and Will Hughes.

Comparative Financial Performance of Agricultural Cooperatives and Investor-Owned Firms This study researches the validity of claims that cooperatives are destroying value by comparing the financial performance of agricultural cooperatives with investor-owned firms in four sectors—dairy, farm supply, fruit and vegetable, and Size: 96KB.

The primary objective of the study of Hardesty & Salgia () was to compare the financial performance of agricultural cooperatives with investor-owned firms in four sectors-dairy, farm supply.

Top Largest Agricultural Cooperatives – rank, name, type, total business volume and total assets, and Agricultural Bank is the largest bank and extended more than 90 percent of agricultural credit. Agricultural Bank has operated as a joint stock company with all shares belonging to the Turkish Treasury.

The Bank was also used as finan-cial intermediary in government support policies, extending short term loans to agricultural sales cooperatives. Agricultural Cooperatives in Canada 6. Agricultural Cooperatives in India 7.

Agricultural Cooperatives in China 8. Concluding Remarks Glossary Bibliography Biographical Sketches Summary Agriculture and cooperatives are closely linked in most countries and regions.

From the experience of cooperatives in the six countries examined in this. Enhancing cooperatives’ impact in the food and agriculture sector: key to implementing the Sustainable Development Goals By Emma McInerney1 DRAFT Food security, nutrition and agriculture are at.

significant growth of the cooperative movement. Recent statistics show that out of Africans, including children and the elderly, at least seven people are members of a cooperative and the total number of cooperatives in most countries has continued to grow.

3 RANK RANK Table 2— Top Largest Agriculture Cooperatives NAME Tennessee Farmers Cooperative, La Vergne, Tenn. Upstate Niagara Cooperative Inc.

Highlights Combined assets for the largest agricultural cooperatives were valued at $ bil-lion, up 4 percent from Nearly every category of assets increased in value.

Year Total Assets Billion dollars Total liabilities jumped 5 percent in Leading the increase was short-term debt, which jumped 13 percent. Abstract. This paper examines factors that might affect performance of cooperatives and investor-owned firms (IOFs). The empirical work tests whether significant profitability differences between the two groups exist, in the case of the Greek dairy industry, over the period –Cited by: Role of Agricultural Cooperatives in Agricultural Development – The Case of Menoufiya Governorate, Egypt I n a u g u r a l - D i s s e r t a t i o n zur Erlangung des Grades financial support during my latest period of study in Germany.

He assisted in all matters, provided solutions to File Size: 1MB. Assessing the Operational Efficiency of Agricultural Cooperative in Thailand by Using Super-SBM DEA Approach () concluded that the cooperatives were often criticized by economists.

Most of topics talk about the members and addressing any emerging financial problems in ch can suggest that when there Size: KB. Agricultural Finance – Trends, Issues and Challenges.

4 ACBA Agricultural Cooperative Bank of Armenia Agricultural finance is a sectoral concept which comprises financial services for agricultural production, processing and marketing, such as short, medium andFile Size: KB.

The purpose of this paper is to explore variability in the financial performance of the largest 1, US farmer cooperatives with emphasis on efficiency, productivity, and leverage. Investment and finance in agricultural service cooperatives (English) Abstract. Cooperatives perform commercial and other functions related to agriculture and to economic and social development.

Cooperatives are organized and operated on the basis of cooperative principles, which provide objectives and methods of operation that distinguish Cited by: 3. An agricultural cooperative, also known as a farmers' co-op, is a cooperative where farmers pool their resources in certain areas of activity.

A broad typology of agricultural cooperatives distinguishes between 'agricultural service cooperatives', which provide various services to their individually farming members, and 'agricultural production cooperatives', where production resources (land.

CHS Inc., a fuel, grain and food cooperative based in Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, remains the largest cooperative in the United States, according to a new USDA report on the nation's top 4 M a r ch/April / Rural Cooperatives By David S.

Chesnick and E. Eldon Eversull A g r i c u l t u r al Economists U S D A Rural Development he largest U.S. agricultural cooperatives had total sales of almost $78 billion and net income of $ billion inboth all-time highs (table 1).

Total sales grew by more than. Agricultural Cooperatives I: History, Theory and Problems Article (PDF Available) in Agrekon 46(1) February w Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Cooperatives are of particular interest to economists because of their unique ownership structure and the incentives this structure creates. In addition to the so-called property rights problems (e.g., free-rider, horizon, and portfolio problems), the analysis of agricultural cooperatives has focused on issues of market power, agency, product quality, and increasingly producer and consumer Cited by: in the context of marketing cooperatives, we will first focus our attention on the theory of farm supply cooperatives.

That theory is less complex than the theory of marketing cooperatives, and the concepts used in the theory of farm supply co-operatives will be more familiar to individuals with knowledge of the standard theory of the firm.

In addition to the so-called property rights problems (e. g., free-rider, horizon, and portfolio problems), the analysis of agricultural cooperatives has focused on issues of market power, agency.

from the cooperatives were the once that are classified by the South African government as falling under the first economy. [5] The cooperative sectors started with the establishment of the mostly white agricultural co-operative, aimed at developing and building the white farming Size: KB.

Comprehensive, up to date discussion of ag cooperatives written by leading authorities and sponsored by AIC. Less expensive than the competition. Comprehensive, up to date discussion of ag cooperatives written by leading authorities and sponsored by AIC.

Less expensive than the competition. Sophomore/Junior level courses in Ag Econ departments. Accounting reform of agricultural cooperatives: A boost to improve efficiency of accounting system of financial information Article (PDF Available) in African journal of agricultural .Grain cooperatives have experienced the largest increase in top representation during the past decade.

There were 19 grain cooperatives in the top in That number rose to 41 in (e.g., India, Iran, Tanzania) as a means for agricultural development, the literature about their success and failure is not conclusive.

This is mainly due to the twofold nature of the problem of using agricultural cooperatives as a means for agricultural development: first, the inability of development programs to reach small and poor farmers and.