Project List

  • The Central Colorado Foodshed Alliance is a cooperative organization created to stimulate and support the local food economy within 100 miles of Salida, Colorado.
  • The Raw Milk Association of Colorado is an association of raw milk producers and consumers who advocate for the traditional availability of raw milk products and seek to ensure a safe supply.
  • High Plains Food Cooperative, begun in 2007, is a thriving online farmers market looking to grow the market for fresh local food in the population centers along the Colorado Front Range.
  • Local Brands Farm and Ranch Market Co-op is a producer-owned cooperative marketing meats, dairy and produce in southwestern Colorado.
  • Stateline Bean Cooperative, serving Wyoming, Nebraska and Colorado, continues to operate since its startup in 1999.
  • Colorado Renewable Resources Cooperative, located in Park County, Colorado, targets the use of woody biomass for heat or electricity, and other forestry products that support healthy stewardship of our forests.
  • The Colorado Farm and Art Market is a producer-consumer cooperative that operates two farmers markets in Colorado Springs.
  • American Grassfed Association protects and promotes grassfed producers and products through national communication, education, research and marketing efforts.
  • The Mountain States Lamb cooperative is based in Douglas, Wyoming, and began in 2003.
  • Peak to Plains Alliance was formed to showcase some of the most notable locally owned food and agricultural businesses in El Paso County, Colorado. They include not only fresh food outlets but agritourism businesses.
  • Ogallala Commons has provided leadership training and community development assistance to communities over the Ogallala Aquifer since 2001.
  • Wyoming Farmers Marketing Association started in 2006.
  • Arkansas Valley Organic Growers is a seven-member produce distribution cooperative governed by small-scale farming women and socially disadvantaged farmers in the Arkansas River Valley.
  • Family Farmers Seed Cooperative is a farmer-owned marketing cooperative formed in 2008 to sell premium organic seed directly to other farmers and seed companies.
  • Guidestone Land Link is a non-profit organization dedicated to fostering a local food economy, stewarding and sustaining agricultural lands in production, educating and training new farmers, and supporting sustainable development in Colorado’s Upper Arkansas River region.
  • The Southwest Cooperative Development Center works to improve economic conditions for New Mexico’s rural communities by helping to create, maintain and expand sustainable, cooperative and mutually owned businesses, particularly related to healthy food access, and local and regional food systems.