Truckload Sale!

By |2022-08-04T13:22:14-05:00August 4th, 2022|Categories: Blog|

Get ready to save! Our popular Truckload Sale is back! Stop by the Co-op on FRI, AUG 19 and SAT, AUG 20 for deep deals around the Co-op! WAREHOUSE HOURS FRIDAY: 9AM-7PM SATURDAY: 9AM-5PM Find the deep deals in our warehouse and around the Co-op. Follow the signs to the warehouse (enter through produce). [...]

August 2022 Change for Community: SHOP

By |2022-08-01T12:07:32-05:00August 1st, 2022|Categories: Blog, Co-op Nickel|

The SHOP - Students Helping Our Peers, Student Food Pantry The SHOP was created in 2011 by a group of students from the Food Science and Human Nutrition learning community who were looking to combat food insecurity among their peers at Iowa State. SHOP’s mission is to engage with anti-hunger advocates and serve the [...]

August 2022 Word from the Board

By |2022-07-27T12:53:34-05:00August 1st, 2022|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Summer Reflections Ron Eichmeier, Wheatsfield Board Member Summer greetings to all of you from your Wheatsfield Board. As hard as it is to believe, July just turned into August on our calendars! I hope the summer has been a good one for all of you so far, and remember there is still time to [...]

Avocados: An Edible Anachronism

By |2022-07-21T16:42:54-05:00July 21st, 2022|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

July 2022 Produce Parable Avocados: An Edible Anachronism Adam Calder, Wheatsfield Produce Manager Avocados are one of the most popular fruits sold at Wheatsfield, and rightly so. They are delicious, versatile, and full of healthy vitamins, minerals, oils and fiber. If you start to look past their culinary qualities, the avocado reveals itself to [...]

July 2022 Word from the Board

By |2022-07-12T12:14:44-05:00July 12th, 2022|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Student Board Member Derek Franklin I first heard of Wheatsfield three years ago, when I told my advisor where my partner and I would be living in Ames. “Oh, you’ll be really close to Wheatsfield,” he told us. “You really need to check that place out.” So, it was one of the first places [...]

Local Sale!

By |2022-07-22T13:06:26-05:00July 8th, 2022|Categories: Blog|

Save on Everything Iowa! Join us on Saturday, July 23 to save 15% on local products around the Co-op (that’s over 1,000 products!). Enjoy local vendor sampling, co-op explorers scavenger hunt, samples and giveaways! The co-op defines local as grown or produced within the state of Iowa. No further discounts. Non-members save 5%.  [...]

July & August Artist: Kat Silent Water

By |2022-07-04T13:23:38-05:00July 4th, 2022|Categories: Art Gallery, Blog|

Kat Silent Water is a printmaker based out of Ankeny, Iowa, working in woodblock and linoleum relief since 2014. She recently embraced the alchemical properties of encaustic painting in her latest body of work, ‘Wax Cathedral’. Silent Water’s inspiration has taken root in Art Nouveau’s celebration of organic forms and cultural anthropology. Silent Water [...]


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