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August is NH Eat Local Month

Throughout the month of August, the Monadnock Food Co-op celebrates New Hampshire Eats Local Month by offering a variety of farm and local food events. 2020 NH Eat Local Month Events in the Monadnock Region STAY TUNED! Many locally grown and made products will also be on sale at the Co-op during New Hampshire Eats […]

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Brookfield Farm: Monadnock Food Co-op Farm Fund Recipient

Believe it or not, first-generation farmers Christian and Holly Gowdy of Brookfield Farm purchased their first cows on their honeymoon. Fast forward twenty-three years and the couple now raises certified organic grass-fed meats, dairy cows, hay, and garden compost. They used Monadnock Food Co-op Farm Fund dollars to develop a new logo, product labels, their […]

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Monadnock Food Co-op Announces Fourth Year of Farm Fund: Supporting Sustainable Local Food Production

Applications Due February 1, 2020 The Monadnock Food Co-op Farm Fund program, in partnership with the Cheshire County Conservation District, is now accepting applications from local farmers. Currently, in its fourth year, the fund has supported nine farms in the Monadnock Region. This year, the Farm Fund will award up to $27,000 to help farms […]

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Shop Indie Local

From November 1st to December 31st each year, we work extra hard to ensure your spending matches the community values you support. To make our “think local first” message stronger, we participate in the Shop Indie Local campaign. This national movement encourages citizens to support job creation and economic growth through their holiday purchases at […]

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Co-op Launches Double Up Food Bucks Program

Making Local Fresh Produce More Accessible The Monadnock Food Co-op recently launched the Double Up Food Bucks program at its full-service grocery store in downtown Keene. This program gives customers enrolled in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) the chance to double their dollars on purchases of fresh produce when they […]

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