Registration Type Early Bird
Ends Oct. 4
Regular Rate
After Oct. 4
Single – Full Conference 
Includes Welcome Reception on November 6th,  continental breakfast, lunch, and reception on November 7th, continental breakfast on November 8th, breaks and materials.
Team -Full Conference (3 or more registrants from same organization)
Includes Welcome Reception on November 6th,  continental breakfast, lunch, and reception on November 7th, continental breakfast on November 8th, breaks and materials.
November 7th Only
Includes continental breakfast, lunch, reception, breaks and materials
November 7th Reception Guest
November 8th Only
Includes continental breakfast, breaks and materials

Registration closes Wednesday, October 30, 2019.


Call Union Conference Services Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Central Time) at (608)265-6534 or email at


All registration fees should be paid in advance. Payments can be made by:

1. Credit Card: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Diners or American Express are all accepted
2. Check: please make checks payable to “Conference Services – Farmers Coop”  and mail payment to:

Conference Services
Memorial Union
800 Langdon Street
Madison, WI 53706


Conference registrants cancelling their registration on or before October 23, 2019 will receive a refund of the conference registration fee, less a $75 administration fee. Cancellations and refunds must be requested in writing to the UW Center for Cooperatives Outreach Specialist, Megan Webster at Refunds are not provided for guests who do not attend the conference. No refunds will be issued after October 23, 2019. Substitutions are accepted at any time prior to the start of the program at no additional cost. It is highly recommended that substitutions are completed by November 1, 2019 to ensure conference credentials will be ready upon the start of the conference.


UWCC will apply for continuing legal education credit for this conference for lawyers in Minnesota and Wisconsin, through the Minnesota Board of Continuing Legal Education and the Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners, respectively. Both have granted this conference credit several times in the past. We expect to receive confirmation by early October 2019. For further information and clarification, please contact Megan Webster at (608) 890-1048 or


By registering for the 2019 Farmer Cooperatives Conference, you give the University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives (UWCC) permission, in connection with any photographs and/or video taken during said conference of yourself and all delegates you are registering, the right to use and reuse, in any manner at all, photographs and/or video in whole or in part, either by themselves or in conjunction with other photographs and/or video, in any print or electronic (Internet) media and for any purposes whatsoever, including without limitation, all promotional or publicity uses. Further, you release UWCC, its officers, director, employees and agents from any and all claims, action, and demands arising out of or in conjunction with the taking and use of said photographs and/or video.

Scholarship Information

Scholarships may be available through the Ralph K. Morris Foundation. The Cooperative Leadership Fund provides financial support to help cover costs associated with training, professional development and educational programs for young leaders interested in the future of cooperatives and rural communities.

Please visit the Ralph K. Morris Foundation website for more information.