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The Missouri Institute of Cooperatives (MIC) is an association of local and regional cooperatives organized to provide education on the cooperative form of business. Through youth programs, the annual newsletter, and the annual meeting, MIC fosters learning and discussion on cooperatives for the cooperative leaders of today and tomorrow.


  • Nominations for the 2019 Hall of Fame are now being accepted. The nomination deadline is January 11, 2019. For Hall of Fame information, including a nomination form, click here.
  • The following individuals were inducted into the Hall of Fame on March 12, 2018.
    • Chris Cariker, KAMO Power, Associated Electric Cooperative
    • Thomas "Jake" Fisher, Pemiscot-Dunklin Electric Cooperative, M & A Electric Power Cooperative, Associated Electric Cooperative
    • John Bill Greer, Webster Electric Cooperative, Sho-Me Power Electric Cooperative
    • Robert G. Idel, FCS Financial
    • Don Mills, MFA Incorporated
    • Randy Mooney, Dairy Farmers of America
    • Dave Ramsey, Associated Electric Cooperative
  • The 2018 State FFA Public Speaking Contest was held March 12 at Stoney Creek Inn & Conference Center in Columbia, MO.
    • First Place: Marcello Brownsberger, Jefferson
    • Second Place: Troy Ludwig, Calvary Lutheran
    • Third Place: Crista Woolley, Belle

Left to Right: Paige McFarlan, Mt. Vernon, Brock Aylward, Memphis, Mikayla Reeves, Holcomb, Crista Woolley, Belle, Marcello Brownsberger, Jefferson, Troy Ludwig, Calvary Lutheran

  • 2017-2018 Create Your Own Cooperative Contest Results:
    • First Place: Sarcoxie FFA
    • Second Place: Russellville FFA



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For more information on MIC, please contact:

Kristi Livingston | Education Coordinator | University of Missouri | 125D Mumford Hall | Columbia, MO | 65211-6200

Phone: 573-882-0140 | Fax: 573-882-3958 | Email: livingstonk@missouri.edu