Lana and Brad Braun of Hummingbird Farm grow their certified organic flowers, fruits and vegetables in Vallican, BC, on the banks of the Slocan River. Lana began to supply the Co-op with her beautiful flower bouquets in 2016, … Continue reading Hummingbird Farm
We’re very proud to announce that the Kootenay Co-op has won a gold prize from the readers of Kootenay Business Magazine for our new hot bar and salad bar. Stop by for breakfast, lunch or … Continue reading 2017 Best Places to Eat & Drink Awards!
Our first Case Lot Sale in our new store! Case Lot at the Co-op only comes twice a year. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to stock up on organic bulk foods, fresh produce, grocery … Continue reading Spring 2017 Case Lot Sale: March 1 to 7!
Small Car Parking in our Underground Parking Lot Looking for parking while shopping at the Co-op? In addition to the 37 spots in our above-ground parking lot, we have 10 more spots available for SMALL … Continue reading Small Car Parking in our Underground Parking Lot
Roger Smith from Celestial Scoop will be at the Kootenay Co-op tomorrow, Friday, February 2, from 3-6 pm handing out FREE ICE CREAM! Meet the man behind the Scoop and try this delicious vegan ice cream! … Continue reading Celestial Scoop
Laura Hyde moved to the Kootenays from Nova Scotia a decade ago. She recently married “a Balfour fellow” and they have 2 dogs, 2 cats, 4 ducks and a bunch of chickens! She is also the … Continue reading Melafera Foods
Kootenay Co-op responds to Nelson Star article on changing organic standards While I believe the intention was not so, the Nelson Star’s January 4th article (“B.C. changes rules on organic food”) seems to imply that … Continue reading Organics a key component of Co-op’s mission
The NEW Kootenay Co-op store will be graced with a visit from everyone’s favourite Jolly ol’ Elf on Thursday, Dec. 22, between 2 and 3 p.m. St. Nicholas himself will be visiting the store to … Continue reading Santa visits the Co-op!
Red Lion Organic Farms is a fourth generation, certified organic, Doukhobor heritage farm, located just outside of Salmo. Currently, Red Lion is supplying the Co-op with potted herbs and stunning Cauliflower, Romanesco, and Broccoli. We … Continue reading Red Lion Organic Farms
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