Leveraging the power of local to rebuild the food system

Membership in Fifth Season Cooperative is open to producers, producer groups, processors, distributors, institutions, restaurants, and retail operations in parts of Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa and Minnesota. If you are interested in joining the Co-op, please follow the steps outlined below:

1) Interested parties should contact the Co-op directly at, (608) 638.2667, or 1201 N Main St – Suite 9, Viroqua, WI 54665.

An information packet can be sent electronically or by US mail.

2) For all applications please contact the Cooperative office @ 608.638.2667. Obtain and submit the completed application to Fifth Season Cooperative at,or 1201 N Main St – Suite 9, Viroqua, WI 54665

3) The Member Coordinator will review the application and meet with the applicant.

4) If the applicant is a good fit for the Co-op, the application will be presented to the Co-op board, which will review the application and approve or disapprove the request.

One Time Equity Contributions for Class A Membership

Single Producers and Workers: $250 equity contribution
Producer Groups, Processors, and Distributors: $750 equity contribution