These red bell peppers are just in from the North Pole! Just kidding, we got em from California. Ever wonder why produce changes colors? All bell peps start out green and as they mature, they break down chlorophyl, which if you remember anything from science class, is that tiny stuff that makes plants green. Its […]
Our favorite local organic purveyor of fine teas has just celebrated their 40th birthday! As if 40 years of organic tea wasn’t enough, Davidson’s Teas is now making local, certified organic tea chocolates and tea jellies! They’ve taken some of their most popular tea flavors (Classic Chai, Earl Grey Lavender, Coconut Vanilla) and blended them […]
49% growth is bananas! We are thrilled to know this is the result of more people in Reno supporting local organic food. From the bottom of our gizzards, thanks a bunch you turkeys! Also, hats off to our buds over at Briar Patch Co-op in Grass Valley, CA for taking 2nd!
Did you guys know that Ray and Virginia Johnson at Custom Gardens Organic Farm grew local Turmeric this year?!?! Well, the bad news is that it all just froze and what’s left on the shelf is it for this season. The good news is that turmeric rules on every level, we carry it in produce […]
Staff pick from Nicole Sallaberry: “Pea Shoots are the new French Fries! Soon all over town you’ll be hearing in restaurants “Would you like a side of pea shoots with that?” and “May I have a side of pea shoots with that?” New Harvest Farm is only a mile from our store and has been providing […]
Our wellness department has some new local Ayurvedic products from Reno’s very own – Garry & Sun. If you did what most of us did and consumed half of your body weight in sugar over the holidays, definitely check out the hormone balancing remedy. Sugar has a nasty way of messing up the entire adrenal […]