It depends how cooperative everyone is.
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.
Aldrich 1 Nebraska was one of the states in which the collapse of the cooperative enterprises of the Grange was particularly severe.
The chief source was the bounty-fed potato, and the industry was an agricultural one worked on cooperative principles.
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.