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New Registration Process at the Co-op

Looking to register or RSVP for an event at the Co-op? We recently launched our online calendar complete with online registration and payment. This new method will streamline our enrollment process allowing you to sign-up in no time! Here are some important facts to know about online registration at the Co-op: You gain access to all workshop […]

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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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Rally in the Valley

Please join us for the Organic Farmers’ Rally in the Valley The organic farmers and eaters of northern New England will be gathering at 12pm onSunday, Oct 30 at Cedar Circle Farm in East Thetford, Vermont to make our voices heard by the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB). Since 2010, the NOSB recommendation prohibiting “organic hydroponic” growing has been […]

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UVFC Celebrates International Co-op Day

~ Highlights the Role of Co-ops in Sustainability White River Junction – On Saturday, July 2nd, co-ops in our community and around the world will be celebrating the International Day of Co-operatives, joining the United Nations (UN) and the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) in a commemoration that began in 1923.  This year’s theme, “Co-operatives: The Power […]

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Community & Farm Focus: Hartland Jazz Fest! & Lazy Lady Farm

Saturday, June 18th is International Picnic Day! We have loads of items for your picnicking pleasure. In our Cheese Case you will find a selection of Lazy Lady Cheeses. We love this cheese not only because of the flavor but because of Laini Fondilier’s farming practices and ethical choices. From her website: Farming Practices We produce […]

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Open Studio Weekend in Vermont!

24th SPRING OPEN STUDIO WEEKEND May 28 & 29!  A Look Behind the Scenes at Studios of Artisans Across Vermont It must be Open Studio Weekend when bright yellow signs appear along Vermont’s roads over Memorial Day weekend, guiding visitors to studios of craftspeople and fine artists across Vermont during the 2016 Open Studio Tour on May 28 […]

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Green Thumbs at Work Garden Grant Winners Announced

BURLINGTON – The Vermont Department of Health and Vermont Community Garden Network have awarded 10 food garden grants to small businesses and organizations around the state. The Green Thumbs at Work garden grant winners are Abel’s Homestead Design, LLC in Hyde Park, ARIS Solutions in White River Junction, Community Restorative Justice Center in St. Johnsbury, […]

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