Iowa Asparagus By Adam Calder, Wheatsfield Produce Manager Spring showers have done their job, and the tips of delicious asparagus from Iowa Asparagus LLC in Ankeny have burst forth from the rain-dampened soil. Wheatsfield Cooperative has been doing business with Iowa Asparagus LLC for many years, and each year their asparagus is better than [...]
By Kim McDermott, Wheatsfield Wellness Manager This article originally published in May, 2017. Updated: April 2020 After waiting out the months of cold weather, plus social distancing and quarantining at home, it’s a pleasure to be able to go outside in just short sleeves. Finally – it’s warm! Once spring approaches, many of us [...]
STEFAN GAILANS Wheatsfield Board President April 19, 2020 I’ve taken a lot of walks these past few weeks. More than usual, I’d say. I imagine this is true for a lot of people these days. I’m particularly observing all the spring flowers this year. The daffodils, crocuses and tulips dotting my neighbors’ yards seem [...]
Working Together Through a World PandemicLinda JohnsonWheatsfield Co-op General Manager I’m not sure that many of us would have suspected a little more than a month ago how much our lives would change due to the Coronavirus pandemic. But change they have and it is the same story at Wheatsfield. Our business and the store operations have shifted [...]
Our April Change for Community recipients are Food at First and Good Neighbor Emergency Assistance. As thousands of people in our community are affected by the rapid changes due to the spread of COVID-19, we have chosen to support these organizations who are providing food options, rental assistance, and more for families in our [...]
Due to the ongoing Coronavirus Pandemic our deli seating area and gallery space are temporarily closed to members and customers. Thank you and stay healthy and safe!