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November Produce Parable

By |2018-11-14T15:21:09+00:00November 14th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

By Adam Calder, Produce Manager Iowa autumn produce is abundant at Wheatsfield this November.  If you need squash for pies, soups, roasting or casseroles we have got you covered.   The department has some great spaghetti, acorn, delicata, buttercup and butternut squashes from One Step at a Time Gardens in Kanawha, IA.  If you are going [...]

2nd Annual Cheese Fest!

By |2018-10-22T16:34:26+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Thursday, November 1 -Saturday, November 3 Cheese Fest, now an annual event, is back for its second year! All three days save 20%* on all cheese! Also, enjoy special cheese-filled goodness from departments around the Co-op. Stay tuned for more details! Thursday, November 1, 7pm Class: The Fermented Kitchen Course #4, Non-Dairy Cheeses Members: $8 [...]

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 [...]

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