Story by Kat Kerlin , Prisoners and veterans turn farmers at Hungry Mother Organics . Bob Trotta is sweating in the late afternoon sun. Greenhouses and rows of strawberries, squash, eggplant and basil surround him, while hundreds of free-range chickens seek shade in their coop. Trotta is an odds-and-ends man on this five-acre organic farm. He helps schedule the harvest, […]
The Great Basin Food Co-op is now a new collection site for the Pets of the Homeless Organization. Pets of the Homeless is a nonprofit volunteer organization that provides pet food and veterinary care to the homeless and less fortunate in local communities across the United States and Canada. Between 5% to 10% of homeless […]
Local produce that is available at the GBCFC this week: Baby turnips It’s CANTALOPE time!!!! Dried garlic chips and powder Fresh mint Garlic scapes!!!! Green cabbage Green onions Leeks Mini dried onions Onions Pickling cucumbers Siberian kale Spring onions Zucchini View the complete produce list available at the Co-op this week, and through UNFI and Veritable Vegetable.
Local produce that is available at the GBCFC this week: Bunched beets Carrot bunches Delicious pastured chicken eggs Delicious free range well fed duck eggs Free range chicken eggs Honey Siberian kale Radishes Rainbow chard Red russian kale Bunched beets Spring onions and much more… View the complete produce list available at the Co-op this week, and through UNFI and Veritable Vegetable.
In an impromptu interview at a recent GBCFC potluck get together, Great Basin Community Food Co-op member and volunteer coordinator, James, tells us why he shops at the Food Co-op…and how you can get involved! Learn more about getting involved with the member-worker program or joining one of our amazing committees !
Happy 4th of July! Courtesy reminder all that UNFI orders are due each Sunday (today) by 8 p.m. To view the UNFI catalogs, download the order form and get the procedure information, visit our Special Orders page .