Monthly Archives: August 2010
The fake cheese stakes are getting higher: the co-op is now carrying We Can’t Say It’s Cheese by Wayfare, a relatively new player based in Montana. I first heard about the product on the Post Punk Kitchen forums, where you … Continue reading
The African Diaspora film festival is screening the premiere of Greening the Revolution, a documentary about global corporate food production, featuring Vandana Shiva, Noam Chomsky, and the late Howard Zinn. The screening is tonight at 6:00pm at Riverside Theater in … Continue reading
It’s August, it’s hot, you need to stay hydrated. Please don’t do it with a plastic bottle, I’ll give ya some reasons: bad for you? (this debate rages on) bad for the oceans & marine life can’t be recycled waste … Continue reading
We are entering the period in which we can get fresh tomatoes grown nearby! This is important because they’ll be picked ripe, unlike those we receive from Florida in winter. The taste really can’t be compared, especially for eating raw. … Continue reading
Congratulations to Lauren Ruggeri who submitted the winning design for the 4th Street Food Co-op logo contest. Roll-out coming soon. Thanks to all the designers, and to the co-op community who participated in the selection process.
Good news for upstate farmers, the NY State Senate passed a law early Wednesday that will temporarily halt a certain type of natural gas drilling. Organic farmers have been concerned that soil and groundwater could be contaminated with chemicals used … Continue reading