NCGA Welcomes New Member

May 08, 2007

The National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA), a member-owned co-op with over 100 independent food co-op members nationwide, today announced the addition of Bluff Country Co-op in Winona, MN, to their membership.

“We’re pleased to welcome Bluff Country Co-op to our growing membership,” said Robynn Shrader, CEO for NCGA. “Natural food cooperatives are vital and thriving in their communities across the United States, and Bluff Country joins our other members to create a more powerful voice in the natural and organic food marketplace.”

Founded in 1972, Bluff Country Co-op is committed to providing the Winona community with a wide variety of natural foods, including organic produce, bulk grains, flour, baked goods and locally produced meat and chicken. The co-op also carries a wide variety of health and body-care products. Bluff Country Co-op has grown steadily over the years, and now includes 29 staff members who pride themselves on excellent customer service. Everyone is welcome to shop at the co-op, and anyone can join the 700+ households who are current member-owners.