Are you the first to show up at your local farmers market? Can you spend hours telling others about the unique flavors of a vine-ripened tomato? If you answered 'yes' to either of these questions, you might be in love with local food.
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National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA) is excited to announce it is sponsoring the 2011 season of the online documentary series, The Perennial Plate, dedicated to socially responsible and adventurous eating.
A marketplace agreement advanced by USDA would give false assurances to consumers about the safety of leafy greens vegetables, and create a bias toward chemical intensive, mono-cultural farming practices, to the detriment of organic farmers, consumers, and the environment.
National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA), a business services cooperative serving 118 consumer-owned food co-ops nationwide, today announced the addition of three new members: Rochester Good Food Store in Rochester, Minn, Company Shops Market in Burlington
National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA) expresses disappointment with the USDA’s decision for complete deregulation of Monsanto’s Roundup Ready genetically engineered (GE) alfalfa.
It may be our last chance to say “beet it” to genetically engineered (GE) sugar beets. The National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA) encourages consumers to voice their opinion on GE sugar beets to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) by Dec.
Ready for your co-op close-up? This September, individuals over the age of 18 are invited to submit short, up-to-2-minute videos in the My Co-op Rocks Video Contest, a nationwide contest in which food co-op fans share all the reasons their co-op rocks.
National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA), a business services cooperative for 114 natural food co-ops nationwide, applauds yesterday's U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the USDA ban on the deregulation of Monsanto’s genetically engineered (GE), Roundup Ready alfalfa for widespread co
Love exploring local foods and ready to become a full-on locavore? Or, simply want to experience the flavorful, healthful and economic benefits of eating local? This summer, co-op grocers nationwide are joining to help people do both with Eat Local, America!