Yearly Archives: 2019


2019 Summer Tiny Deck Concerts!

By |2019-05-17T11:13:12-05:00May 17th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Back for its 3rd Season! Join us for FREE Tiny Deck Concerts featuring talented local musicians. Held on select Fridays, 6-7:30pm, throughout the summer. Meet us on the east deck and grab dinner, drinks and friends! Bring a lawn chair too, the deck fills up quick! Friday, June 7th Sugar [...]

Truckload Sale!

By |2019-05-13T13:06:49-05:00May 13th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Get ready to save! Our popular Truckload Sale is back! Stop by the Co-op on Friday, June 7 and Saturday, June 8 from 9am-7pm, both days, for deep deals from around the Co-op! Find the deep deals in our warehouse and around the Co-op. Follow the signs to the warehouse (enter through produce). Stock up [...]

World Fair Trade Day Celebration!

By |2019-05-06T13:15:57-05:00May 6th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Saturday, May 11| 12-2PM | Around the Co-op! Celebrate World Fair Trade Day with YOUR Co-op! Enjoy fair trade samples (including wine!), giveaways, a kids scavenger hunt (with a fair trade prize!), information and sales! When you purchase fair trade goods you support: Principle One: Creating Opportunities for Economically Disadvantaged Producers Principle Two: Transparency and [...]

May & June Artist: Eric McCabe

By |2019-05-03T09:59:38-05:00May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Art Gallery, Blog|

The point of Zen art, for both the artist and the observer, is finding inner stillness, awe, and appreciation – not of the calligraphy as much as for life itself.  The Chinese characters may not have any meaning to you until you read the translation.  Zen Art, however, is not about the meaning of [...]

May Change for Community Recipient: Food at First

By |2019-04-29T13:42:45-05:00April 29th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Co-op Nickel|

The Food at First program currently consists of two parts: a free meal program and a perishable food pantry. The free meal program serves seven meals per week and is open to anyone who is hungry, no questions asked. Most are evening meals and all are served at First Christian Church in downtown Ames.Perhaps the [...]

Local Spring Seedlings

By |2019-04-24T13:25:42-05:00April 24th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

April 2019 Produce Parable By Adam Calder Spring is being welcomed with open arms here at Wheatsfield Cooperative.  After such an icy, cold and all around brutal winter we are so very appreciative of our local seedling farmers.  Onion Creek Farm right here in Ames and Wabi Sabi Farm in Granger have been quite [...]

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