Types of Cooperatives

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Philippine Coconut Farmers Cooperatives Directory
1 BUHAY MAGSASAKA MULTI-PURPOSE COOP.,INC. BRGY. CAMBUGA
MULANAY, QUEZON LEONARDA AVERION (0918) 3901321 9/1/03

2 KATUPARAN AGRARIAN REFORM MPC, INC. BRGY. SAN
ISIDRO/TUHIAN CATANAUAN, QUEZON DIOSDADO PASTRANA (0918) 3864127 9/5/03

3 NIEVA MULTI PURPOSE COOPERATIVE, INC.ORG'N BRGY. NIEVA
GENERAL LUNA, QUEZON RICO PEFIÑAN (0918) 2673857 9/5/03

4 TAGBACAN IBABA MULTI-PURPOSE COOPERATIVE TAGBAKAN IBABA
CATANAUAN, QUEZON LUCILO EBORA (0921) 2206798 11/20/03

5 MAGKASAKA AGRICULTURAL CREDIT AND DEV'T. BRGY. 9 POBLACION CATANAUAN, QUEZON TESSIE BIBAL (0921) 2206791 12/9/03

, QUEZON JIMEMA
MAGDAMIT (0918) 4147712 6/29/04

AGRICULTURE TECHNOLOGY

14 FEDERASYON
NG SAMAHAN NG MALIIT NA MAGNINIYOG BRGY, MANATO STATION, TAGCAUAYAN, QUEZON ZOLITO VILLAFUERTE (0918) 4147719 7/14/04

FARMERS MULTI-PURPOSE COOPERATIVE

13 TABACO CITY COCONUT FARMERS MPC SIGA AVENUE, TABACO CITY
KRISTINA (0921) 5191809 1/9/05

(0920) 8454147

The following are the main types of cooperative enterprises: i.Producer Cooperative Societies
These are formed to eliminate the middlemen and capitalist groups from the industrial production. Its main purpose is to produce goods for the requirements of its members. Surplus productions are also supplied to out riders in the open market at profit. All the necessary activities .as production, management and marketing are performed by the members themselves. Its members get dividend on the basis of the capital invested by them. Objects

(a)To purchase the raw materials and other factors at most economical prices. (b)To produce the goods at the most economical level.
(c)To supervise the production most efficiently and effectively. (d)To dispose of the surplus production to non members at maximum prices. (e)To eliminate the middlemen and capitalists.
(f)To remove the worker's grievances in respect of working conditions, wages etc. (g)To arrange for the democratic control of the industrial unit. ii.Consumer Cooperative Societies
The society is the voluntary association of ordinary people formed with the object of obtaining daily requirements of the members. It directly purchases the goods at large scale from the producer or wholesalers at whole sale price. It thus eliminates capitalists, retailers and other middlemen from the channel of distribution and members are in a position to make their purchase at cheater rate. Anyone can become member by purchasing one share of the society. Sometimes goods are also supplied to non-members but they do not share in the profit of the society. Profit earned by the store are distributed among the members according to the value of the purchases conducted by the manager who is elected by the members. Generally its two types are popular in the world. (a)Retail cooperative store.

(b)Wholesale cooperative store.
Objects
1.To eliminate the retailers, capitalists and wholesalers. 2.To promote the welfare of the members.
3.To supply the daily necessities of life to its members at market price. 4.To increase the purchasing power an standard of living of the members of the society. iii.Marketing Cooperative Society

It is the voluntary association of producers formed for the object of arranging the disposal of their output. It pools together the output of the individual members and arranges to supply the product at highest possible price. The profit of the sale of the ~ products is distributed among the contributing producers according to their individual contribution to the pool. This kind of society is particularly useful for the small producers and agriculturists. It can be formed in two organization according to the local condition of the country i.e. (a)Single purpose society

(b)Multi purposes society
Objectives
1.To eliminate the middlemen who are liable of the high cost of marketing. 2.To pool together the output of the individual members.
3.To...
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