MISSISSIPPI STATE ASSOCIATION OF COOPERATIVES

Established 1972

The Mississippi Association of Cooperatives, a State Association of the Federation of Southern Cooperatives provides assistance at the grassroots level to limited resource farm families and cooperatives throughout rural Mississippi.

50 YEARS OF COOPERATIVE DEVELOPMENT
Mississippi State Association of Cooperatives

Mississippi State Association of Cooperatives

Gala

Ben Burkett speaks to members

Ben Burkett speaks to members

Member Education Session

Member Education Session

Members getting an update on programs offered

Federation Director of Advocacy & Land Retention Dania Davy

Federation Director of Advocacy & Land Retention Dania Davy

Welcomes Members on day 2 of the 50th Anniversary Celebration and Annual Meeting

Member-Farmer Dr. Cindy Ayers

Member-Farmer Dr. Cindy Ayers

Member-Farmer Dr. Cindy Ayers, speaking during a tour the 100-acre Footprints Farms, located in the city limits of Jackson MS, in an area designated in a food dessert March 2022

Foot Prints Farm

Foot Prints Farm

Members tour the farm

Foot Prints Farm

Foot Prints Farm

In the hoop house

Mississippi State Association of Cooperatives

Mississippi State Association of Cooperatives

Staff

the mississippi team

MISSISSIPPI STATE OFFICE • JACKSON, MS

Ben Burkett State Coordinator

Joe Barnes Outreach Specialist

Darnella Winston Co-op Development Specialist,

Raphael Dent Field Accountant

Lytanya Brown MS Agriculture Mediation Director

Maya Crooks  Outreach Specialist

Board President

Shirley Blakley

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