Archive | September, 2012

About Our 2012 Annual Meeting Theme & Guest Speaker

About Our Theme: From the Year of Co-ops to the Co-operative Decade The United Nations declaration of 2012 as the “International Year of Co-ops” brought unprecedented attention to co-operative enterprise and its contribution to local economic development, community resilience and food security at home and around the world.  Still, many people are unaware of the […]

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From Your Board of Directors: Board Election Updates

There are two ways to be considered for a position on the Board. An interested member can submit a board candidate application which includes a statement of interest to the nominating committee, or a member can be nominated through a petition signed by signed by at least fifty eligible voting co-op members. All candidates must be current Member-Owners in good standing.

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Annual Meeting & Celebration: October 13, 2012

Monadnock Food Co-op Annual Meeting & Celebration From the Year of Co-ops to the Co-operative Decade Saturday, October 13, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Heberton Hall, 76 Winter Street, Keene The Monadnock Food Co-op invites you to its second Annual Meeting and Celebration. Our Guest Speaker this year is Erbin Crowell from the Neighboring Food Co-op […]

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Savor Our Seasons: Corn

By Liza Drew, RD Flavorful Fact: Only 1% of the US corn crop is sweet corn; the rest is called dent corn and is mostly used for animal feed, high fructose corn syrup and ethanol. There’s something very satisfying about eating with our hands. Perhaps it’s our primal instinct kicking in or maybe it’s just […]

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Creamy Corn Soup with Crunchy Corn Salsa

Ingredients: 6 ears cooked corn 1 tbsp butter ½ medium yellow onion, chopped 1 clove garlic 1 stalk celery, chopped 1 cup water 1 cup milk Salt and black pepper Method: Cut kernels off of cobs. Melt butter in medium saucepan. Add onion, garlic and celery and sauté until onions are barely translucent. Add corn, […]

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Alpaca Farm Day: September 29, 2012 in Spofford

Double R Alpacas is having an “Alpaca Farm Day” on September 29, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at their farm on Lincoln Road in Spofford, NH (follow the signs off Rt 9 around mile marker 10, turning onto Cady Lane). Spend time with the alpacas, check out their new store, enter a raffle and just […]

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