It depends how cooperative everyone is.
Rains had been cooperative, only coming in the night, and gentle at that.
Mr. Harding's interest in agricultural problems was keen; in his first message he asked special protection for agricultural interests, and in his second he declared that something more than protection must be given the farmers, advocating warmly the encouragement of cooperative marketing plans.
The chief source was the bounty-fed potato, and the industry was an agricultural one worked on cooperative principles.
The State grants generous support to local authorities and to cooperative societies.
For the purchase and distribution of the land a " State Land Office" has been set up. A share in the distribution may be claimed on the one hand by private persons to the amount of 15 hectares (37 ac.) - the amount suitable for cultivation by one family; on the other hand by agricultural, housing and cooperative societies.
The total number of agricultural co-operative societies exceeded 500 in 1910; each has its tribunal (Conseil des Prud'hommes), which arbitrates in disputes; and all together, with the state-aided Cooperative Caisse, which lends money to the smaller societies, form a single great organization known as the General Union.
This Cooperative Wheat Research Production Program, in which Borlaug took part, aimed to boost Mexican wheat production.