Archive | February, 2016

Round Up for Meals on Wheels in March

During the month of March, Monadnock Food Co-op encourages customers to round their purchase totals up to donate their change to Cheshire County Meals on Wheels. Cheshire County Meals on Wheels (run by Home, Healthcare, Hospice and Community Services) brings over 100,000 meals to home-bound seniors and community members with disabilities, enabling them to eat […]

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Delightfully Healthy! Breakfast On the Go

Delightfully Healthy! Demo: February 26th, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. This week we are offering two delightfully healthy on-the-go breakfasts. It is well established through research that including breakfast daily provides a whole host of benefits. Some of these benefits include an influence on healthier food choices throughout the day, a jump-start to your metabolism and […]

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Farm Camp Scholarship Program: Call for Applications and Donations

The Jeffrey P. Smith Farm Scholarship Program is now accepting applications and donations. To apply, please use this application. Does your child have interest in farms or gardening?  Would he or she like to explore these interests this summer? The Jeffrey P. Smith Farm Scholarship endeavors to connect young people with agriculture and the natural […]

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Delightfully Healthy! Pretty in Pink with Beets and Blood Oranges

Sampling Friday February 12, 4:30-6:30pm. Make sure that special someone knows just how much you love them with these romantically themed Valentine’s Day recipes. Quinoa salad with beets and blood oranges is the perfect pink accompaniment to any meal. The salad uses an herbaceous chimichurri dressing that brings the little quinoa pearls to life. This […]

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GMO Labeling Bill in the House of Representatives

Call to Action – GMO Labeling TOMORROW – Wednesday, February 10th, the House of Representatives will be voting on HB1674 which would require GMOs be labeled in our state.  The majority of Environment and Agriculture Committee has recommended the House reject HB1674 – call your representatives TODAY to have your voice heard, as your representatives […]

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SOUPer Bowl III

Thank you to all who made delicious soup, and to all who tasted it and voted! We received 353 ballots during our SOUPer Bowl III Party! And the 2016 winners are: The Saxy Chef took top prize for the vendors (for the THIRD time!), with her Saxy’s Holy Mole! Soup. The top Co-op Department soup […]

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Rack It Up! is Back

The Monadnock Alliance for Sustainable Transportation (MAST) and the Southwest Region Planning Commission (SWRPC) are seeking businesses and organizations in Troy and Hinsdale to participate in Rack it Up!, a community based bike rack initiative that works to increase bicycle infrastructure and bike parking space availability in the Monadnock Region. ONLINE INTEREST FORM Over the […]

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Cave to Co-op: Alehouse Cheddar

Alehouse Cheddar cow milk with Harpoon Beer; rindless fragrant, nutty, hoppy Vermont Farmstead Cheese Co., S. Woodstock, VT The Vermont Farmstead Cheese Company is the first community owned artisan cheese and dairy facility in Vermont, started as a neighborhood effort to save a local hillside farm and its surrounding rural landscape in South Woodstock, Vermont. […]

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