Superior Fresh Produce

By |2018-10-18T13:33:54+00:00October 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, [...]

Seasonal Produce Update

By |2018-10-02T13:54:33+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

September Produce Parable By Adam Calder, Produce Manager The first nip of autumn air was late coming this year, with temperatures into the eighties well into the end of the month. As such, it might seem like all of the great Iowa produce you’ve come to expect in the Wheatsfield Cooperative Produce Department will be [...]

October Member Drive!

By |2018-10-02T14:17:20+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Help us reach 200 new member-owners!  In coordination with National Co-op Month and other food co-ops across the country, we are holding our annual member-owner drive during October! At Wheatsfield, you're not just a member, you're an OWNER! Join 6,000+ others in member-ownership! Not a member-owner?! Did you know that member-ownership is a one-time refundable [...]

October Change for Community Recipient: KHOI Radio

By |2018-09-28T09:31:14+00:00September 28th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Co-op Nickel|

KHOICommunity Radio, 89.1FM, is your very own local noncommercial radio. Since 2012, it has been built and run by area volunteers. Thousands of Iowans have brought their voices, talents, projects and passions to the air. Located in the old Ames Pantorium in downtown Ames, KHOI's studio doors are open, so you can walk in and [...]

2018 Annual Meeting of the Members

By |2018-09-21T09:21:39+00:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Member-owners, join us for the Annual Meeting of the Members to be held at the Hansen Agriculture Learning Center on Wednesday, October 17 from 5:30-8pm. Enjoy meeting with other member-owners, eating a soup dinner provided by the Co-op and learning about the past year in review at the Co-op. Schedule: 5:30pm: Drinks (Cash Bar) [...]

Member Appreciation Celebration

By |2018-09-14T14:11:05+00:00September 12th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Stop into YOUR Co-op on Saturday, September 29 from 10am-4pm to celebrate YOU! We're kicking off the day with a BIG giveaway! Giveaway: 500 Stainless Steel Straws! Starting at 10am. We want to help you reduce your use of single-use straws! 1 per person. While supplies last. Vendor Sampling 10am-Noon Iowa [...]

August 2018 Board Meeting Highlights

By |2018-09-10T13:39:22+00:00September 10th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

The Board approved a slate of three candidates for the upcoming Wheatsfield Board of Directors election. There will  not be a contested election this year and members-owners attending the Annual Meeting of the Members on October 17 will be asked to accept the slate of candidates approved by the Board. The Annual Meeting of the [...]

Upcoming Events

  1. $5 Dinner

    October 23 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  2. Trick-or-Treat at the Co-op!

    October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  3. Double Deal Tuesday

    October 30