Barbequing There is something elemental about barbequing; tending carefully to our food, experimenting with rubs, sauces and food combinations, all the while enjoying the delicious aromas and building our anticipation for the delicious meal to … Continue reading The Thrill of the Grill
Party Smart this Summer The summer is upon us! After months of limited exposure to the great outdoors, the first thing that most of us want to do when the warm weather hits it to … Continue reading Party Smart this Summer
Today has been a special day, thanks to all the people who have come to participate in the Day of Action, co-organised by the BC Food Systems Network and the Kootenay Co-op. We thought we’d … Continue reading Day of Action to Save the ALR: Stop Bill 24!
My name is Corky Evans. I garden and farm in the Kootenays of B.C. Many years ago I was the Minister of Agriculture. I do not understand popular culture or electronic communication. I have not … Continue reading Open Letter to Almost Everybody from Corky Evans (Farmer & Former Minister of Agriculture)
Spring is here and it’s time for an update on our Nelson Commons Redevelopment Project! It’s full of information, including the project’s timeline, funding, costs and how you can help make the project happen. Click … Continue reading Kootenay Co-op Update: Nelson Commons Redevelopment Project, May 2014
ANKORS is an organization that assists some of our most vulnerable community members, and has been serving the Kootenay Boundary Region since 1992. They serve those living with, and at the greatest risk of acquiring, … Continue reading Co-op Donates $1000 of vitamins to ANKORS
Has the day arrived for YOU to start composting? Are you a veteran composter but have composting questions or problems? Learn all about how to make compost with our very own Dr. Compost, aka Christoph Martens at a complimentary … Continue reading Dr. Compost- The Doctor is In!
For Earth Day this year we are celebrating the Kootenay Organic Growers Society (KOGS)! KOGS is a non-profit, Kootenay-based certifying organisation dedicated to the production and promotion of organic agriculture and products. Their pivotal role … Continue reading Support the Kootenay Organic Growers Society this Earth Day!
We are very excited to have the new Nelson Bicycle Co-op here with us during April, promoting their services and helping us to celebrate all things Earth Monthy and Co-opy!! … Continue reading HELLO Nelson Bicycle Co-op!
The Organic Industry: An Update from your Co-op If you keep up on news headlines you’ve no doubt seen various stories recently in the press criticizing the integrity of organic products. For example, the article … Continue reading The Organic Industry: An Update from your Co-op