October is Co-op Month and we’re having a membership drive! If we reach our goal of 75 new members during the month of October, we will donate $500 to the Co-op Community Fund. (Members vote during next year’s Board election to determine which non-profits receive the funds.) Plus, receive a free Co-op tote bag made… Read more »
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Watershed Management Group (WMG) is accepting applications for its WMG Water Harvesting Certification course to be held November 12 – 21, 2010, in Tucson, Arizona. Applications are accepted until October 11, with priority given to the earliest applicants. The WMG Water Harvesting Certification program is a hands-on training course that provides certification in water harvesting… Read more »
Interested in learning more about local foods and visiting area growers? Local Food Concepts presents the Fall 2010 Local Food Workshop & Tours. Come and spend the afternoon! The experience starts with the Local Foods Workshop for an hour of local food inspiration and learning, followed with a presentation by the Tour Host. After a… Read more »
In alignment with our commitment to providing access to safe, healthy, sustainably-produced products, as well as being conscious of social, ecological and economic impacts, Food Conspiracy is adding a few new product lines to our Wellness department. Alaffia: Fair Trade Skin Care Alaffia was founded as a way to empower communities in West Africa through… Read more »
Robert Ojeda, Director of the Community Food Resource Center of the Community Food Bank, will be joining us to discuss future plans. 6:30pm at Friends Meeting House, 931 N. 5th Ave. Stay involved with Co-op decision making. All members are welcome.
Stay involved with Co-op decision making, come to our Board Meeting! 6:30pm at Friends Meeting House, 931 N. 5th Ave. All members are welcome.
Fourteen years ago, a burgeoning Boulder company — White Wave Inc. — was responsible for launching Silk soymilk, a brand that is now the category leader. So when Whole Foods Market wanted to boost its organic soymilk options a year after Dean Foods’ WhiteWave Foods shifted most of its Silk products away from certified organic… Read more »
Sustainable Food News published a bizarre article last week concerning a letter sent to USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack from 75 members of Congress asking for farmers to be allowed to plant genetically engineered alfalfa this fall. Click here to read this article
A nonprofit environmental group has sued the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, claiming the agency failed to regulate toxic chemicals found in “antimicrobial” soap and other personal care products. Click here to read this article
I don’t think of myself as especially hard working. I started my career at The New Yorker as a young staff writer—and in those days in New York publishing circles, the day began at ten a.m. That’s when the receptionist arrived, the switchboard opened. As a result, twenty-five years later, if I’m sitting at my… Read more »