Viroqua Food Co+op Blog

100 Mile Meal features local food, local chefs

Posted by Bjorn Bergman on Tue, Jul 21, 2015 @ 02:27 PM

On Saturday, August 8, the Viroqua Food Co-op is teaming up with the Driftless Folk School, Rooted Spoon Culinary, Driftless Café and local farmers to put on a collaborative cooking class and dinner featuring food produced within 100 miles of Viroqua.

Come enjoy an excellent one-of-a-kind local food dinner experience in a ‘pop-up’ restaurant led by local chefs Dani Lind, Luke Zahm, Waleed Mahmoud and sixteen Driftless Folk School students. All featured ingredients are produced within 100 miles of Viroqua, WI. 

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Tags: Local Events

P6 National Update

Posted by Bjorn Bergman on Tue, Jul 21, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Guest blog by Ruby Levine, P6 Marketing & Communications

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Tags: Local, small producer, P6, Co-op/NPO producer

#P6 Profile: LüSa Organics

Posted by Bjorn Bergman on Tue, Jul 14, 2015 @ 09:44 AM

In her 20’s, Rachel Wolf was captivated by the concept of soapmaking. The idea of taking simple, raw materials and through chemistry (and maybe a little magic) turning them into something to clean and nourish the skin sounded wonderful. After years of reading about soapmaking, she mustered up the courage and taught herself. With a group of friends, she made her first batch of soap in 1997. Things just snowballed from there.

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Tags: P6 Producers, Local, small producer, P6

Going Bananas at the Viroqua Food Co-op

Posted by VFC Produce Team on Sat, Jul 04, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

As many of you noticed before the sliding doors even open to the store, the bananas are hanging! Thank you so much for the great feedback and support. The positive customer feedback was almost overwhelming the first week it was installed.

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Tags: Produce