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GM Report

By |2018-12-28T15:30:40-05:00December 28th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Looking Back on 2018 & Forward to 2019 Linda Johnson, General Manager With the New Year upon us, I want to take this opportunity to thank you on behalf of the Wheatsfield Board and Staff for all you did to make 2018 a memorable year for Wheatsfield. The Co-op experienced many challenges over the [...]

Romaine Update

By |2018-12-12T17:54:07-05:00December 11th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

December 2018 Produce Parable By Adam Calder, Produce Department Manager December 11, 2019 The past couple of weeks have been trying ones for fans of romaine lettuce. Due to a multi-state outbreak of e-coli the Center for Disease Control (CDC) advised all consumers to stop eating field-grown romaine and advised all stores and restaurants to [...]

Co-op Winter Kickoff Party!

By |2018-11-30T11:56:58-05:00November 27th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Join us to celebrate the kickoff of the winter season! Saturday, December 8, 10am-4pm. Enjoy festive samples, local producer sampling, cookie decorating, live holiday music and giveaways! 10am-1pm Kalona Supernatural, Kalona Rosmann Family Farms, Harlan Cheese Sampling 11am-2pm CADO Ice Cream, Fairfield 12-4pm Mahaska Beer Distribution Iowa Brewing Co, Cedar Rapids 1-3pm DIY Cookie Decorating [...]

Gift Cards for Holiday Gifts

By |2018-11-26T13:57:13-05:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

A Co-op gift card is the gift of great food! Purchase in any dollar amount. If you are out of town and unable to stop into the Co-op, call the Co-op (515-232-4094) to order and we will mail the gift card to a recipient or to you!

November Produce Parable

By |2018-11-14T15:21:09-05:00November 14th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

By Adam Calder, Produce Manager Iowa autumn produce is abundant at Wheatsfield this November.  If you need squash for pies, soups, roasting or casseroles we have got you covered.   The department has some great spaghetti, acorn, delicata, buttercup and butternut squashes from One Step at a Time Gardens in Kanawha, IA.  If you are going [...]

2nd Annual Cheese Fest!

By |2018-10-22T16:34:26-05:00October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Thursday, November 1 -Saturday, November 3 Cheese Fest, now an annual event, is back for its second year! All three days save 20%* on all cheese! Also, enjoy special cheese-filled goodness from departments around the Co-op. Stay tuned for more details! Thursday, November 1, 7pm Class: The Fermented Kitchen Course #4, Non-Dairy Cheeses Members: $8 [...]

Superior Fresh Produce

By |2018-10-18T13:33:54-05:00October 18th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

By Adam Calder, Produce Manager We are excited to offer you some new items in the produce department salad case! Superior Fresh is a Wisconsin company that specializes in salad greens, herbs and Atlantic salmon. We have a selection of Superior Fresh spring mix, arugula, baby spinach, baby romaine mix, power greens mix (spinach, mustard, [...]