The Nebraska Cooperative Council is a statewide, nonprofit, non-partisan trade association which works to foster, improve, and promote a better understanding of the theory, principles, and practices of the cooperative way of doing business and to develop a unified approach on matters in which there is a common interest.


The information below is also available within this website; however, we have included links below as a quick and handy reference.

Cooperative Maps and Fact Sheet

The trend of cooperative convergence in Nebraska has been ongoing since the 1960s.  While the number of farmer-owned cooperatives in the state has declined over time, the remaining cooperatives are providing goods, services, and jobs in over 400 locations in Nebraska.  The maps below depict cooperative locations in Nebraska while the Fact Sheet includes statistics about the impact cooperatives have on Nebraska’s economy.

For more information and statistics about cooperatives, see the “Cooperatives Today” page.


NCC Education Programs for 2015/16

Registration materials were forwarded to members on October 1, 2015.  Below are links to the materials for your reference and use:

NCC Education Foundation Scholarships – 2016/17 Academic Year

Winners of our 2015/16 academic year scholarships were announced via 15statewide news release on June 16, 2015.

Information for our 2016/17 AY scholarships will be forwarded to the membership in late November 2015 and the links below will be activated at that time:

  • Poster for display in your cooperative headquarters and branches
  • Application form to print and complete by hand, or
  • Application form – Microsoft Word template to save and complete via your computer
  • News Article to be used in your co-op newsletter or hometown newspaper