Viroqua Food Co+op Blog

Women: The Future Face of Farming

Posted by Shana Meshbesher on Tue, Apr 30, 2013 @ 10:04 AM

As the new VFC Marketing Assistant, I wasn’t sure how to take full advantage of my one-day ticket to this year's 24th annual Organic Farming Conference (OFC). I struck it rich when attending a couple workshops based on Women in Farming and Agriculture. These knowledgeable presenters have actually written books on these subjects, so please see the resources listed at the end of this article.

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Tags: Events, Farm, eating out of the garden, Legislation, Gardening, Edible Madison

Food Fight – Revolution never tasted so good!

Posted by Charlene Elderkin on Sat, Jan 21, 2012 @ 06:00 AM

Save the date!

The Food and Farm Initiative of the Valley Stewardship Network in partnership with the Viroqua Food Co-op will show the film “Food Fight” on Saturday February 18th from 3-5PM. Organic popcorn with delicious toppings and old fashioned organic candy will be available along with refreshments.

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Tags: Events, Food, Produce, Organic, Sustainability, Legislation, No GMOs

Join the Campaign for Cooperation

Posted by Charlene Elderkin on Fri, Dec 30, 2011 @ 10:48 AM

The National Cooperative Development Act of 2011 introduced

On December 15, Congressman Chaka Fattah officially introduced the National Cooperative Development Act - H.R. 3677 on the floor of the House of Representatives.

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Tags: Announcements, Cooperative, Legislation