Monthly Archives: January 2018

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Natural Options for Beating the Cold and Flu

By |2017-12-28T17:07:14-05:00January 25th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Did you know that Wheatsfield carries a great variety of products to keep people healthy? Here are some products that may stop a cold or flu that is just starting and some strategies to keep you healthy all year long. Courtesy of Marybeth Buchele, HMC, CCH, RSHOM(NA), Iowa Natural Wellness Clinic Please [...]

Locally Sourced: BRAISED Bone Broth

By |2017-12-28T16:54:01-05:00January 18th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

An interview with Kate Brown, Founder - BRAISED Bone Broth CAN YOU TELL US ABOUT WHY YOU STARTED PRODUCING BONE BROTH? A: Mom’s homemade broth and soup are some of my favorite memories of home. In my early twenties, I learned how to craft it myself and would take a huge thermal carafe of [...]

January 2018 Produce Parable

By |2018-01-09T12:53:16-05:00January 9th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

2018 Weather & Crop Report By Adam Calder, Produce Manager There have recently been some extreme weather events that have effected major agricultural areas in the western and southern United States. Will the wildfires in California or the freezing temperatures in Florida have any negative impacts on the fruits and vegetables available from those areas? [...]

Winter Bread Schedule

By |2018-01-08T14:29:15-05:00January 8th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Made-from-scratch artistan bread! Made fresh daily by our talented bakers. Available Everyday: Baguette, Sourdough, Ciabatta Monday Sesame Semolina Tuesday French Round Wednesday Olive, Multigrain Thursday Sunflower Oat, Whole Wheat Sourdough Friday Classic Challah, Polenta Parmesan Rosemary Saturday Cranberry Walnut, Seasonal Focaccia, Seven Grain Levain Sunday Deli Rye, Currant Cardamom

Top 10 Wellness Products for 2018

By |2017-12-28T16:25:55-05:00January 5th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Compiled by Kim McDermott, Wellness Manager Another year has slipped by and it’s time for the Wellness staff to weigh in on our favorite wellness products for 2018! Below are some products that that we use regularly and find ourselves recommending in the aisles. We feel fortunate in the Wellness Department to [...]

Thai Fish Soup

By |2018-01-04T11:39:41-05:00January 4th, 2018|Categories: Recipes|

Courtesy of StrongerTogether.coop Time: 35 Minutes Serves: 4 Don't let the complexity of flavors in this delightful Thai soup fool you—it's quick and easy to prepare. Works great as a main dish and can easily go vegetarian with tofu and tamari. Ingredients 3 c chicken or vegetable broth 1 half-inch piece of ginger, peeled and [...]

Kale and Blood Orange Salad

By |2018-01-04T11:04:13-05:00January 4th, 2018|Categories: Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Courtesy of StrongerTogether.coop Ingredients 4 medium blood oranges Juice of 1 large lemon 3/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1 clove garlic, smashed 1/4 cup olive oil 1 bunch kale, washed, stems removed 1/2 cup slivered red onions 8 ounces feta cheese, crumbled or cubed Preparation For the dressing, zest and juice [...]

Co-op Updates: G.M. Report

By |2017-12-28T15:59:36-05:00January 1st, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Linda Johnson, General Manager January 2018 With the arrival of the New Year, we are just a month away from celebrating the one year anniversary of the completion of our recent expansion project. The months since last February have been busy ones adapting to our new spaces and equipment while adjusting our operations to the [...]

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