Crooked Horn Farm is a certified organic market garden located just south of Winlaw, on the banks of the Slocan River. Farmer’s Ange Weir and Gord Spankie, have a strong sense of responsibility for the … Continue reading Crooked Horn Farm
As you can probably see by looking at the Nelson Commons, your Co-op is getting pretty close to being able to move in to our new store this Fall! We expect that residents will begin … Continue reading Member Update: Your New Co-op is the Talk of the Town!
The Kootenay Co-op is hiring for October! As anticipation builds for the move to our new location we are working hard behind the scenes to get ready to impress our members and other customers. A … Continue reading The Kootenay Co-op is hiring for October!
Earth Temple Gardens are breathtakingly beautiful certified organic market gardens in Argenta and Meadow Creek stewarded by Michael Silver. Michael aspires to grow vegetables for four seasons following ecological practices that will sustain and enrich … Continue reading Earth Temple Gardens
Emery Herbals Botanical Dispensary is located in Winlaw ,BC. Master Herbalist and Clinical Aromatherapist Colleen Emery is passionate about cultivating connection to the natural world and bringing empowerment to healthcare. We are honoured to have … Continue reading Emery Herbals
For many years now in my role as a journalist/public speaker, I’ve had the opportunity to see our co-op through the eyes of others — particularly those who don’t have a community-owned, locally-focused grocery store. In … Continue reading Fresh perspectives on our co-op
The Co-op’s Board of Directors has a total of seven Director seats. This year, there are three candidates running for two seats. The candidates are Maureen Kelsey, John Kingsmill and Anne Mowat. Continuing on the board … Continue reading Candidate Profiles: now on video!
Handcrafted and highly addictive! The reputation and popularity of Antoinette’s dips now precede them across western Canada, but they are still made proudly right here in Nelson. Characterized by unique flavours and high quality ingredients, these … Continue reading Antoinette’s Dips
Who are the farmers at Glade Valley? Ruth Fraser and Glen Sorenson. Ruth does the hands-on, day to day, all-things-garden – the planning, planting, weeding, harvesting; Glen is the infrastructure man (fencing, tractor work, building … Continue reading Glade Valley Gardens
David and Amy from William Tell Family Estate in Creston make specialty fruit ciders and vinegars, using fruit predominately from their own farm. Their products are the result of David’s lifelong love of farming and … Continue reading William Tell Family Estate