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It’s CSA Season!

It’s that time of year again! Spring is almost here and the farms have their CSA flyers up! What is a CSA you ask? CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture. When you become a member of a CSA, you’re purchasing a “share” of vegetables from a regional farmer. You’ll pick up your share once a week […]

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Book Review: Goat Song

Goat Song by Brad Kessler Goat Song is more than a window into the world of goat herding, it’s a door. While full of many of the technical details of raising goats and turning their milk into delicious cheese, this book is written with poetic prose that draws you in with every word. Brad Kessler […]

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Excerpt from Upcoming Newsletter

The following piece, written by Cat Buxton, will soon be published in our upcoming newsletter.   I am writing from the Falkland Islands, a farming and fisheries community just 700 miles from Antarctica. It is summer here, which is like our spring weather. I worked in a garden today! The people here have settled from […]

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Let’s Talk About Dairy

At the Upper Valley Food Co-op we have a number of Local Dairy Suppliers. Which one do you like best? Strafford Organic Creamery Local & Organic Strafford, VT (20 miles) The Strafford Organic Creamery is a one-farm, one-family operation dedicated to sustainable agriculture and making the best milk and ice cream on the planet. Earl […]

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Brain Buzz! March 6 at 5pm

What’s the Buzz?!?! UVFC has the opportunity to team with Dartmouth Graduate Students in offering a forum to discuss various research topics. These students will share their expertise and offer the diverse Upper Valley Community a chance to reflect and exchange understanding. Students hope to better appreciate impacts their research threads may lead to.                                                                                                                                                                […]

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Brain Buzz!

What’s the buzz? Upper Valley Food Co-op has the opportunity to team with Dartmouth Graduate Students in offering a forum to discuss various research topics. These students will share their expertise and offer the diverse Upper Valley Community a chance to reflect and exchange understanding. Students hope to better appreciate impacts their research threads may […]

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February is Quilting Month!

 For the month of February we’ve decided to offer a variety of Quilting classes upstairs in the Sew-op! We’ll have two sessions of our Kids’ Quilted Potholder class on February 16th and 17th. This class is for kids ages 8-12 and does not require any previous sewing experience. The rest of the classes are for […]

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New to the Co-op in 2015: Local in Bulk

Local in Bulk Chocolate Pecan Granola from Back Roads Granola in Brattleboro, VT After carrying a few granolas from Back Roads Granola for awhile, we decided to add their Chocolate Pecan Granola to the shelf. It’s the sweetest and most decadent of their granolas that we carry and makes a great alternative treat for your […]

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