October 2016
Co-op Matters

Couples Conference 2016

There were 25 young couples sponsored to the 2016 Alabama Co-op Couples Conference, a three-day conference where participants had an opportunity to learn how cooperatives affect their everyday life.

John and Casey Cooper, Morgan Farmers Co-op


The conference was hosted by the Alabama Council of Cooperatives. The 41st annual conference was held atthe Hampton Inn & Suites in Orange Beach. Five of these couples were sponsored by their local Quality Co-ops. Other sponsors included Alabama Ag Credit, Alabama Farm Credit, CoBank, First South Farm Credit, Farmers Telecommunications Cooperative, Alabama Rural Electric Cooperatives and PowerSouth.


Joe and Dana Stoner, Madison County Co-op

Nick and Amanda Byars, DeKalb Farmers Co-op


Brock and Kristi Nix, Morgan Farmers Co-op


Corey and Angela Walker, Morgan Farmers Co-op