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Food Co-ops Quantify Local Goodness

You can’t help but notice it when you walk in a local cooperative grocery store.  The atmosphere is pleasant, the sales are low-key, and the staff will take time to answer any questions.  Local, organic and good-for-you products are the norm, not the exception. Now co-ops have some hard data to back up the advantages […]

Continue Reading By on August 27, 2012 in agriculture, food

Busy Lifestyle Food Choices at Co-op

Too busy to cook?  Still in college?  Single and don’t care about family meals?  You might find your healthiest food-on-the-go options at your local food co-op! In Knoxville, Three Rivers Market boasts of being the only independent, locally-owned food co-op in Tennessee.  The extensive salad bar offers luscious organic selections of greens, legumes and meats, all […]

Continue Reading By on September 22, 2011 in conscious consumerism, eating better, fitness, food, local, shopping, sustainable