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Monday November 23rd: FOOD DRIVE!

WE’RE HOSTING A FOOD DRIVE!       WHO? TO BENEFIT THE HAVEN WHAT? PERISHABLE + NON-PERISHABLE WHEN? MONDAY, NOV 23TH|9AM-6PM WHERE? UPPER VALLEY FOOD CO-OP If you are doing your shopping the Monday before Thanksgiving, please consider making a purchase to donate to our annual food drive. All contributions go to the Upper Valley […]

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Principle 7: Concern for the Community

What this means: Co-operatives work for the sustainable development of their communities through policies approved by their members. How we embrace this principle: Locally Sourced and Produced Products We carry locally sourced and produced products whenever possible. This helps to support the local economy rather than send our buying dollars to companies abroad. This practice […]

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Principle 6: Co-operation among Co-operatives

What this means: Co-operatives serve their members most effectively and strengthen the co-operative movement by working together through local, national, regional and international structures. How we embrace this principle: Friendships with other Kinds of Co-ops Not all co-operatives are Food Stores. A co-operative is a type of business model that can be applied to many […]

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Celiac Awareness Month

What is Celiac disease? When people with celiac disease eat gluten (a protein found in wheat, rye and barley), their body mounts an immune response that attacks the small intestine. These attacks lead to damage on the villi, small fingerlike projections that line the small intestine, that promote nutrient absorption. When the villi get damaged, […]

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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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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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Monday, December 8 – Friday, December 12 We are replacing our 5-door freezer!   There will be unavoidable disruption in the store during this time. We are truly sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you for your patience and understanding! Monday morning our old freezer will be empty. Fish & ice cream will be located near […]

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Call for Submissions

Upper Valley Food Co-op presents Reflections A showcase of expression that reveals our personal ponderings.   The Upper Valley Food Co-op is taking submissions for our latest showcase: Reflections. Upper Valley area artists are invited to submit a piece or collection of pieces that fit within this show’s theme of reflection and hibernation. When we […]

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