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Truckload Sale!

By |2019-06-03T16:50:49-05:00May 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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Raw Cheese Week at the Co-op!

By |2019-04-17T17:13:55-05:00April 15th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Join us from April 18 to April 24 for sales and samples on raw milk cheeses in honor of Raw Milk Cheese Appreciation Day on Saturday, April 20th. Traditional raw milk cheese-making has existed for centuries and reflects characteristics of local environments, terroir, and flavors. Cheese can be part of a healthy eating pattern, [...]

Naturally Dyed Eggs

By |2019-04-05T11:38:54-05:00April 5th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Egg dyeing is a fun way to celebrate this time of year—and it's a tradition that goes way back—as much as 5,000 years when Persians celebrated springtime with eggs colored with plant-based dyes. Plant dyes can be just as useful today and they're plentiful; in fact you very well might have dye-worthy ingredients in [...]

Decide Once

By |2019-04-04T11:35:20-05:00April 4th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Quarter Two Board Report Liz Kolbe, Board Member & Treasurer I've never been one for New Year's Resolutions. Birthday resolutions are slightly more my style (I did a few weeks of push-ups the summer I turned 30...). But that doesn't mean I've never made a resolution that lasted. Just that the most successful resolutions I've [...]

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