Co-operative Agriculture Literature Essentials
Breimyer, Harold [Reviewer]. 1992. Farmers, cooperatives, and USDA: A history of Agricultural Cooperative Service [Book Review]. U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1991. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 74(August): 843-845.

Boehlje, M. 1996. Industrialization of agriculture: What are the implications? Choices (4): 30-33.

Cobia, David. (Ed.). 1989. Cooperatives in agriculture. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 77(December): 1153-1159.

Danglová, Ol’ga. “‘Decollectivization’ and Survival Strategies in Postsocialist Co-Operative Farms.” Anthropological Journal on European Cultures, vol. 12, 2003, pp. 31–56.

Gray, Thomas, and Charles Kraenzle. 1998. Member participation in agricultural cooperatives: A regression and scale analysis. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural Development, Rural Business-Cooperative Service.

Harris, Andrea. 1998. Agricultural co-operatives: An introduction and start-up guide. Vernon, BC: Ministry of Agriculture and Food.
Ikerd, John E. “Rediscovering Agriculture and New Hope for Farming.” Crisis and Opportunity: Sustainability in American Agriculture, University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln; London, 2008, pp. 63–72,

Maxey, Larch. “Can We Sustain Sustainable Agriculture? Learning from Small-Scale Producer-Suppliers in Canada and the UK.” The Geographical Journal, vol. 172, no. 3, 2006, pp. 230–244.

Sustainable Agriculture through Cooperation Teleconference). Ithaca, NY: Cornell University, Cooperative Enterprise Program.

Rasmussen, Wayne. 1991. Farmers, cooperatives, and USDA: A history of agricultural cooperative service (Agricultural Information Bulletin #621). Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Reynolds, Bruce J. 2001. A history of African-American farmer cooperatives, 1938-2000. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural Business-Cooperative Service.

Royer, Jeffrey. 1987. Cooperative theory: New approaches (ACS Service Report 18). Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Cooperative Service.

Wadsworth, James J. 1998. Cooperative restructuring, 1989-1998 (RBS Service Report 57). Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural Business-Cooperative Service.

Warman, Marc, Larry Stearns, and David Cobia. 1997. Strategies for survival by cooperative country elevators: Revisited. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture.