Food Co-ops in the News

News from around the world about food co-ops.

CGN News

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All you foodies, take a closer look: this tree-lined, suburban street might lead to heaven on Earth.

November 23, 2015
Astoria Co-op Grocery squashed its owner equity drive goal, raising nearly $30,000 to kickoff raising cash for a store expansion. 
November 21, 2015

Forty-five years after Kalamazoo’s People’s Food Co-op opened its doors to the public, the co-op’s management and shareholders continu

November 21, 2015

The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently announced $4.8 million in grants for 74 farm to school projects across 39 states. 

November 20, 2015

What do co-ops have to do with Back to the Future?

November 19, 2015

The ICA has published Guidance Notes to the International Cooperative Values and Principles, as part of its stewardship of the Statement on the Co-operative Identity. 

November 18, 2015

LEAP for Local Food has landed $40,000 in state and local grants to help build its long-planned 

November 17, 2015

For a while now, there’s been a growing interest in what’s called “community wealth-building”.

November 16, 2015

Mississippi Market, a natural foods co-op in St.

November 15, 2015

An established Knoxville food cooperative is considering expansion to Johnson City, aided by an interested group of local residents.

November 14, 2015

By: Michelle Bruch   Southwest Journal, Minneapolis MN

Photo by William Hoben

November 3, 2015
November 2, 2015

MACOMB, IL -- The U.S.

November 2, 2015
October 8, 2015
October 8, 2015

A new regional co-op has begun operations with a pilot project helping local farmers get their goods to a broader range of markets.

September 4, 2015

Six years ago, the Up and Coming, Up and Running (UCUR) conference debuted with the goal of providing training and networking opportunities for startups and new co-ops in the region.

May 27, 2015

By Grace Webb,  from the Radish,

April 24, 2015
March 14, 2015

A few days after learning that Katuah Grocery will close at the end of the month, French Broad Food Co-op member-owners convened a March 21 community meeting to discuss expansion ideas that include

December 16, 2014