Viroqua Food Co+op Blog

Find Your Career at the VFC!

Spring Celebrations Made Easy

Local Producer Profile: Bering Bounty, LLC

From Our Butcher

La Riojana Cooperative - Fairtrade and Olive Oil

Inclusive Trade

For the Love of Chocolate

2022 VFC Microloan - Apply Now!

Keeping Local Food Cultures Alive - Fizzeology Foods

YIHS Community Garden Project Grows with Help of VFC CCF Grant

Lively Up Yourself!

Build a Gift with Books

Holiday Meal Planning

We are here to help!

The Scoop in the Deli & Bakery

Celebrate National Co-op Month in October!

Community Hunger Solutions presents the Food Equity Project

Strong Local Food Economy

A Farmer-Lead Future for Tea

A Few of My Favorite Things

Hot Fun in the Summertime!

Bike Repairs – On the Go!

2021 Vernon County Co-op Association Scholarship Recipients

Run for the VFC Board of Directors

Local Producer Profile: Carr Valley Cheese

Routes to Roots – Registration open June 1st

Think of Our Green Pastures

Local Producer Profile: Driftless Brewing Company

Winter Wellness with Arwyn Wildingway

Update: 40 Acres & A Mule Project

Look for the Deals

It's the Gift Giving Season!

VFC Co-op Community Fund 2020

Discover Local Orchards

Vote for Your Favorite Nonprofits for Give Where You Live – 2021

40 Acres & A Mule Project

2020 Board of Directors Election

Local Producer Profile: New Traditions Homestead

Local Farmers Creating Resilient Communities

Run for the VFC Board of Directors

Summer 2020 Board News & Views

Meet Our Customer Service Leadership Team!

2020 VFC Microloan Recipient - Driftless Provisions

Local Producer Profile: Driftless Organics

Viroqua Montessori School Receives National Grant

Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary

Gardening Basics 101

Nurturing Green Little Thumbs

Go Paper-Free with Emailed Receipts!

Cheese Madness 2020

Let's Get Rid of Plastics!

2019 VFC Co-op Community Fund Grant Recipient: McIntosh Library

Winter Wellness with Arwyn, VFC Wellness Buyer

Herbal Education with Herbalist Jess Krueger

Apply for VFC Microloan!

DIY Lip Balm

Local Producer Profile: Kickapoo Meadery

Cheese Pairings by Sarah

Build Your Own Seasonal Cheeseboard

The Gift Giving Season

Holiday Open House

It's Turkey Time Again!

Meet Ethan Schandelmeier, VFC's Meat and Seafood Assistant Manager.

Co-op to Co-op Producer: Rochdale Farms

Let's Celebrate Our Cooperative

VFC Co-op Community Fund

Annual Owners Meeting 2019

Vote for Give Where You Live 2020

Introducing Co+op Explorers!

Let's Play "The Co-op Connection"!

A Guide to In-House Beef Cuts

Driftless Music Festival

Things We Love... in the Deli!

Local Producer Profile: Small Family Farm

Reducing Our Carbon Footprint

Biking in the Driftless-2019

Local Food Fest

Things We Love – Reduce, Reuse, Then Recycle!

Local Producer Profile: Westby Co-op Creamery

Wisconsin Cheese Madness, March 16-30: Active Cheese Demos!

Local Producer Profile: GoMacro

VFC Cooperative Community Fund Grant Recipients

So Much More To Come!

Local Producer Profile: Organic Valley

Jessica Bahr Receives FFA Organic Agriculture Grant

Things We Love – Apple Pairings

A Guide to Apple Season

Bramble Berries 101

Local Producer Profile: The Berry Bucket

Things We Love – Next Level Summer Smoothies

Meet the New Managers of Customer Service

Expansion Fixtures & Finishes

VFC Producer Profile: Rushing Waters Fisheries

Legumes 101

Local Farmer Profile: Hidden Springs Creamery

Things We Love

Meet Chef Chelsea Brannan, VFC’s New Prepared Foods Manager

In The Zone

B & E's Trees: 2018 Microloan Recipient

NCG: A Powerful Advocacy Voice for Food Co-ops

Win $100 worth of Co+op Basics Groceries

Sleigh All Day & Wrap All Night with These Gifts!

Local Producer Profile: Diane Splinter

Turkey choices: Fresh, Frozen, Pre-cooked, Smoked

Give Where You Live: VFC Cooperative Community Fund

VFC Deli Scaling Down Before We Scale Up! #wecantwait

Round up to "Give Where You Live"

Seasonal Ferments - Explore with this Easy Recipe!

Local Apples 101

Record Participation in This Year's Election & Annual Owners Meeting!

How VFC Benefits from Our National Co+op Grocers Membership

Bike (or Bus) the Barns Driftless on June 25

Picnic Perfect

Principle 6 Producer Profile: La Riojana Cooperative

VFC & Organic Valley Sponsor Organic Agriculture SAE Grants for High School Students

Viroqua Food Co+op Mission: Create a Work of Enduring Value!

Springtime Things We Love

FREE EVENT Saturday, March 25th: P6 Tailgate Party & Grill Out

A Visit to Herb Pharm

P6 2017 Microloan Recipient: Deep Rooted!

VFC raises entry-level wage

2017 Co-op Association Scholarship Now Available!

P6 Producer: Drawings by Daryl

P6 Producer: Potholders, Inc.

A Holiday Gift Guide for Viroqua Food Co-op Shoppers

Turkey Preparation Guidelines, Cooking Tips & Extra Suggestions

Viroqua Food Co-op Owners Speak

Viroqua Food Co-op Staff Survey Shows High Staff Engagement

#P6 Profile: B & E's Trees

Building a Vibrant Co-op Community

Book Review: The BIG BOOK of KOMBUCHA

Tips for shopping the Viroqua Food Co-op

P6 Profile: DEEP ROOTED brings the taste of summer

#P6 Profile: The Flower Basket

Summer Skin Care - Don't feel the Burn!

Momentous Grant to Spur Driftless Area Conservation

Ready, Set, GROW

EXPANSION UPDATE: March 30, 2016

EXPANSION UPDATE: March 23, 2016

Viroqua Food Co-op Tailgate Party features local producers

Co-op Survey Time!

VFC Expansion Update and Public Hearing

Book Review: Homemade for Sale

Co-op Basics: Top Quality Foods at Low Prices!

2016 Winter Film Series - The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil

Farmer Direct Co-op: Producer Co-op to Food Co-op relationship

VFC's Cooperative Community Fund

2016 Winter Film Series: Food Patriots

Co-op Association Scholarship Now Available!

For the Love of Beeswax Candles

Homemade Liqueurs and Infused Spirits - A Book Review

Nourishing Family Traditions

Benefits of a VFC Employee

Back-to-school Health Tips, DIY head lice treatment

P6 Profile: Fazenda Boa Terra

P6 Profile: Chip Magnet

Sharing the Bounty: The work of Community Hunger Solutions

Cultivating Community: Viroqua Food Co-op's second decade

100 Mile Meal features local food, local chefs

P6 National Update

#P6 Profile: LüSa Organics

Going Bananas at the Viroqua Food Co-op

New Tastes in the VFC Deli

Viroqua Food Co-op Opposes Voluntary-Only GMO Labeling Bill

Deep Rooted is recipient of 2015 VFC Microlending Initiative

Del Sol Chocolate recipient of 2015 Viroqua Food Co-op Microlending Initiative

Jumping in With Both Feet: The first ten years of the Viroqua Food Co-op

#P6 Profile: C&L Organic Fertilizer

The Epic Easter Egg Hunt of 2015...

Reinventing the Viroqua Food Co-op Deli

#P6 Profile: Seed Savers Exchange

Driftless Folk School classes discounted for VFC owners

Winter Documentary Series: GMO OMG

P6 Tailgate Party at the Viroqua Food Co-op

Red Beets to Make Chocolate Cake & Healing Power of Potatoes & Onions!

Winter Documentary Series: To the Moon

Cookbook Review: Fermented Vegetables

VFC Owner Discount on Select Driftless Folk School Classes

Viroqua Food Co-op's 20th Anniversary year

P6 Microloan Applications Due February 6

Make DIY Gifts This Holiday Season

Wisco-Pop: Recipient No. 2 of P6 Microlending Initiative

Continued VFC and Driftless Folk School Education Collaboration

#P6 Profile: Del Sol Chocolate

The VFC Experience: Viroqua Food Co-op prepares for the next chapter

#P6 Profile: Ridgeland Harvest

#P6 Profile: Cedar Grove Cheese

#P6 Profile: Lonesome Stone Milling

#P6 Profile: Uplands Cheese

#P6 Profile: Four Elements Organic Herbals

#P6 Profile: Holland's Family Cheese, Maker of Marieke's Gouda

#P6 Profile: Kickapoo Honey

Equal Exchange: A P6 Cooperative Trade Co-founder

P6 National Update

#P6 Profile: Harmony Valley Farm

Vernon County Farm to School Successes

Produce Geeks at the Viroqua Food Co-op

Bike the Barns Driftless - June 29

Saving the world one drink at a time

Open Book Management at the Viroqua Food Co-op