Author Archive | Chris Jacobson

Neighboring Food Co-ops Celebrate Six Years of Co-operation

On March 18th, co-operators from across our region gathered at Greenfield Community College in Greenfield, MA, for the Sixth Annual Meeting of the Neighboring Food Co-op Association (NFCA). The meeting brought together 150 representatives from more than 35 food co-ops, start-up initiatives, and partner organizations, including Upper Valley Food Co-op. Keynote speaker for the day […]

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Farm Tour: July 23 at Solstice Seeds & Heartland Farms!

Solstice Seeds 2017 Catalogue

Dear Gardeners and Seed Savers, The following poem hangs by my desk so I am reminded daily, in these troubling times, of the imperative to remember that “though all things differ, all agree.” Windsor Forest — Alexander Pope, 1713 Here hills and vales, the woodland and the plain, Here earth and water seem to strive […]

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Benefits from Community Partnerships

At Upper Valley Food Co-op we recognize there are so many fantastic businesses and organizations in the Upper Valley. This winter, SunCommon has teamed with various co-ops in VT to build incentives to going solar! Local energy, local food. What could be healthier? We have partnered with SunCommon to encourage our members to go solar […]

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Looking for something to do Friday night?

  Announcing our Art Showcase: Outside the Box, an expression that challenges us to expand our thinking. Come over to the Upper Valley Food Co-op to mix with community members at our Open house and Art Show. Use the Courtyard Entrance to enter the building. There is an elevator to the second floor or find […]

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Winter Solstice & Holiday Hours

Take Note! Holiday Hours: UVFC will close at 4pm on December 24th and at 6pm on December 31st. UVFC will be closed on December 25th and January 1st. What is a Solstice? A solstice is defined as one of the two times during the year when the sun is farthest from the tilting planet’s celestial […]

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Call for Submissions

Call for Submissions Upper Valley Food Co-op presents Outside the Box A showcase of expression that challenges us to expand our thinking.   The Upper Valley Food Co-op is taking submissions for our latest showcase: Outside the Box. Upper Valley area artists are invited to submit a piece or collection of pieces that fit within […]

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