Meet Mario. Mario is the son of a producer, and has a little land himself. He has been elected to the post of President of the coop for three years and is married with a daughter. His role is full time and focused on the political side of the coop- keeping the members on side, explaining what is happening at the coop level etc. Given there are about 500 producers within the coop, subdivided into a slightly more manageable 15 sub associations, it is no mean feat to keep everyone on side. Farmers tend to be fairly traditional and stubborn,...
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