“City Chicks” author Patricia Foreman will lead workshops Dec. 13 at Manzo Elementary School, 855 N. Melrose Ave. • 9 to 10 a.m.: Chicken care (English) • 10 to 11 a.m.: Chicken care (Spanish) • 5:30 to 7 p.m.: Backyard chickens and gardens (English)
The co-op will close at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 8 and Saturday, Dec. 10 due to the Fourth Avenue Winter Street Fair. The co-op will close at 6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 9 for an all-staff meeting.
Every year, the co-op holds a holiday sale the week before the Fourth Avenue Winter Street Fair. This year’s sale will be on Wednesday, Dec. 7, and all shoppers will get 10% off purchases (except Basic Buys, special orders and gift cards). See you at the co-op!
Co-op elections will be held Feb. 1-March 3. If you’d like to run for the Food Conspiracy Board of Directors, please fill out an application and submit it with a bio (200 words max) and photo to firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday, Dec. 15. We’ll include your bio and photo in our Jan/Feb newsletter, and on the… Read more »
You’re in cluck! It’s once again time for the Food Conspiracy’s most popular event – the annual Backyard Chicken Coop Tour. The self-guided tour is Saturday, Dec. 3, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. It’s a great way to gather information before buying a brood. See a wide variety of creative coop styles and sizes. Talk to… Read more »
This year, the co-op will offer three types of frozen turkeys, starting on November 2. • Natural turkeys ranging between 10-22 lbs. are hormone-and-steroid-free and will cost $1.99/lb. • Organic turkeys ranging from 14-22 lbs. cost $3.59/lb. The co-op is ordering 8 organic turkeys, though smaller birds might become available closer to Thanksgiving. • Bourbon… Read more »
The co-op board consists of nine positions, of which seven will be up for grabs this spring. Board of directors members are elected to three-year terms. Will you consider joining the board? The co-op needs a few good men and women to help make decisions about our future. Candidates should possess an eagerness to learn… Read more »
It’s time for the second annual Taste Film, Talk Food, brought to you by the Food Conspiracy Co-op and Slow Food Tucson. The evening kicks off at The Screening Room with the Tucson premier of The Greenhorns, a documentary film that explores the lives of America’s young farming community – its spirit, practices, and needs…. Read more »
Something delicious is brewing at the Food Conspiracy. It’s a new coffee, available exclusively at the co-op and roasted two blocks away at Exo Roasting Co. Now that’s local! We call our new brew Conspiracy Coffee. It’s a medium-roasted blend of three organic beans. We hope to soon add a dark roast blend. You can… Read more »
Our new Food Conspiracy t-shirts are gray with the power veggies on the chest. They come in adult sizes, child sizes, tank tops, and onesies for the littlest ones. They’re made of organic cotton and printed using soy ink. Best of all, they’re only $15. Get yours at the Food Conspiracy Co-op today!