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The Meat of the Matter_ How does your Co-op make decisions about what meat products to carry?

Customers of the Co-op may or may not know that we have a set of buying guidelines that we use when making decisions about what to stock in the various departments.  What this essentially boils … Continue reading The Meat of the Matter_ How does your Co-op make decisions about what meat products to carry?

True Local Hero: An interview with the Nelson Food Cupboard

The Nelson Food Cupboard has a long-standing commitment to providing their clients with healthy, fresh foods. When they purchase food, they are making a significant commitment to buying from local farmers. NFC is open 2 … Continue reading True Local Hero: An interview with the Nelson Food Cupboard

Q & A with the Kootenay Local Agricultural Society

This summer, you’ll once again see the Kootenay Mountain Grown (KMG) label on some of our produce. This special designation belongs to the certifying arm of a unique and exciting local agricultural organisation called the … Continue reading Q & A with the Kootenay Local Agricultural Society