News Stories

Conspiracy Beer is a collaboration of Tucson’s brewers and bikers

The lastest batch of Conspiracy beer was brewed especially for BICAS (Bicycle Inter-Community Art & Salvage) by Dragoon Brewing Co.  An English-style Brown Ale, BICAS Bent Axle Brown is pale brown in color with a nutty bread-like flavor.  It has a hint of English hop aroma, and subtle caramel and fruit flavors.  Proceeds from Bent Axle… Read more »

Water Harvesting and Native Tree Workshop

As part of the co-op’s partnership with Desert Harvesters we hosted a workshop on November 1st in which local rainwater harvesting expert, Brad Lancaster, taught us how to harvest rainwater, air-conditioning condensate, and stormwater to irrigate native perennial food plants.  We learned how to use bunyips-simple water levels, and how to shape earthworks-landscaping features that direct and capture the… Read more »

Fresh and Frozen Turkeys available!

We have fresh organic, and frozen antibiotic-free, and local heritage turkeys Coastal Range Organics $2.99/lb (fresh) Coastal Range Organics chickens and turkeys are raised on a fully-organic diet with all-natural, 100% vegetarian grain feed, free of any animal by-products and synthetic additives. That’s why they are naturally great tasting. Coastal Range Organics chickens and turkeys… Read more »

Thanksgiving Sale for owners

All day November, 15th owners get: 10% off purchases up to $74.99, 20% off purchases $75-$149.99 and 20% off purchases $150 and up. Save your lists! The more you shop, the more you save! We’ll have sampling of f Thanksgiving sides and organic pumpkin pie from Conspiracy Kitchen, Sana Raw will be sampling new raw… Read more »

Classes at the Co-op

We are pleased to offer a variety of classes in the next phase of the education program at the Food Conspiracy Co-op.  We invited community members to submit proposals and  have a great schedule of classes this November and December from a three part series of classes on fermentation by Dan Dorsey, Vegan & Raw… Read more »

Bawk, Bawk, Bawk, It’s Time to Take the Chicken Coop Tour

If you’re thinking about raising hens but you’re not sure where to start, we’ve got you covered.  The Food Conspiracy Co-op’s 7th Annual Chicken Coop Tour is a great way to get inspired and informed.   See a wide variety of coop styles and sizes.  Talk to backyard chicken keepers. Learn how to raise chicks. The… Read more »

Conspiracy Gardens update

Fall has always been my favorite season. I grew up in northern New York, where fall meant crisp cool days and brilliant foliage on the maple and oak trees. While fall doesn’t make quite as dramatic an entrance here in Tucson, I am just as happy to see it! Summer is a tough time to… Read more »

Interested in Running for Board of Directors?

Board of Director elections are coming up next March. The deadline to submit the board candidates application is Nov. 1st. This is an important way for owners to participate in the life of the co-op.  The application and board member duties can be found under the Board section of the website at the link below. Board… Read more »

Try the newest Conspiracy Beer, an IPA by 1702

Our new batch of Conspiracy Beer will debut on Friday, August 1. It’s an India Pale Ale brewed by 1702. What is Conspiracy Beer? Conspiracy Beer is brewed by a local Tucson microbrewery. The style of beer changes every two months. The price of the beer will vary, depending on the style. The profits from the… Read more »

Eden Foods and Affordable Care Act

Thank you to those of you who’ve contacted the Food Conspiracy Co-op and shared your thoughts regarding Eden Foods and the Affordable Care Act.  When a few owners called for the co-op to take action on this issue it presented an opportunity for a conversation.  On Tuesday, July 23rd, 8 owners, two Board members and… Read more »