Viroqua Food Co+op Blog

How LOCAL Can You Go?

Posted by Charlene Elderkin on Fri, Jun 27, 2008 @ 01:29 PM

Viroqua Food Co-op Conducts Community-Wide Challenge
to Eat Local from Sept. 5th to Sept. 14th

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Tags: Local, Food, Farm

The Rising Cost of Food

Posted by Charlene Elderkin on Wed, Jun 25, 2008 @ 01:36 PM

As Co-op members, we’ve c­ommitted ourselves to shopping for quality food; healthy ingredients, local whenever possible and organic. That commitment often comes with a higher price tag, as American farm policy benefits conventional/industrial food. But we’ve accepted that and supported our food cooperative, local farmers, making a thriving local Co-op in our rural area a reality. Now we’re heading into what appears to be challenging times for food prices all around.

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