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Egg and cattle producer Paula Rohwedder of rural Altamont was among the approximately 40 people who attended a meeting this week about organizing a local food cooperative, which she thinks might cr

October 17, 2016

AMHERST — Organizers of the Amherst Food Co-op will make important announcements on the direction of the startup project at their third annual member-owner meeting this Sunday.

June 28, 2018

OK, we know what might come to mind when you think of a food cooperative.

June 24, 2016

CCMA 2018 will take place in Portland, Oregon, from May 31 to June 2, 2018. Save the date for this national food co-op event.

As an attendee, here’s what you can expect:

September 7, 2017

MANCHESTER, NH – The Manchester Food Co-

January 30, 2016

The Seward Community Co-op in Minneapolis built its new Friendship store as a reflection of the community where it’s located, and hired a majority of people of color.

October 29, 2016

Real estate is often a co-op’s largest and least changeable asset.

October 20, 2018

Tony Alongi laughs and says maybe it was just luck that he found himself in the right place at the right time to become the general manager of Bloomingfoods Market & Deli, a jo

July 11, 2016

Bruce Bacon, age 76, died in early October, 2017, at home on the more than 100-year-old family farm in Ramsey, MN, where he had lived since 1970.

November 5, 2017

The timeline has taken a swift turn and it's now time to ramp up in many areas, including hiring employees.

February 15, 2016

As groceries move out of the city’s urban neighborhoods, residents sometimes are left w

November 5, 2018

Buying certain foods in bulk is a great way to save money, packaging, and shopping time, while opening up new opportunities to support good farmers.

July 17, 2016

Call for Proposals for CCMA 2018

CCMA 2018 will take place May 31 – June 2, 2018 in Portland, OR. 

January 4, 2018
March 28, 2017

BLUE HILL — The Blue Hill Co-op has appointed Kevin Gadsby as its new general manager.

January 21, 2017

In 2017, Valley Natural Foods (VNF) formed Valley Natural Meats (VNM) and launched a meat processing plant in nearby Northfield, Minn.

December 17, 2018

A shared desire for better access to local foods has sparked a push to establish a food cooperative in Grand Rapids.

 

May 13, 2016

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

Dates are set and planning is underway for Up & Coming 2017. Mark your calendars for March 10-11, 2017, with an optional day of tours and workshops on March 9.

February 15, 2017
Paula Schnese says she’s tired of big corporations
September 5, 2016