The Kootenay Bakery Café Co-op is an amazing worker-owned cooperative in Nelson BC. We are proud of our partnership with this coop that dates back 18 years!
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
Kaslo Sourdough, a long-time producer of sourdough breads, has created a brand new innovation – sourdough pasta! A True Local supplier based in Kaslo, this dedicated and hard-working family business makes products that are both delicious and healthful. The … Continue reading Kaslo Sourdough’s Pasta Fermentata
Glade Valley Gardens The first delivery of tomatoes from Ruth and Glen at Glade Valley Gardens is a cause for celebration every year. The full flavored field tomatoes, vibrant heritage varieties, and sweet cherry tomatoes … Continue reading Glade Valley Gardens
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
Imagine that you might, someday, want to farm for a living. Or imagine your kids might want to farm, or your grandkids. All over the world such dreams become harder and harder to achieve as … Continue reading An Open Letter about the ALR from Corky Evans
At the September AGM, the Board launched its Member Loans Program. By the end of September, the Co-op had exceeded its goal and set a North American record! Paula Sobie, Board Director and Member Loans … Continue reading Member Loans Program a Big Success
The Moores are a 3rd generation farming family on a parcel of land on Canyon-Lister road. The Moores were happy to answer questions and host a short visit at their picturesque farm, set in gently … Continue reading A Visit to Canyon City Farm