Member Equity

Member equity is the members’ ownership stake in the cooperative.

View the presentation to learn methods for the co-op to share equity back with members.

Dennis Bolling, Former President and CEO of United Producers Inc., discusses co-op equity history and member equity contribution.

Dr. Chris Bruynis, author of “Key Success Factors for Emerging Agricultural Cooperatives,” explains why adequate start-up equity is critical to the success of a cooperative.