Lettuce Remain Calm

Thoughts on the cost of food…

You may have noticed the recent increases in romaine and green + red leaf lettuce pricing from $4.99/lb to $5.99/lb, and wondered what could be causing this? The answer is complex, as it’s the … Read more >>

Bring Your Own Container

In line with our Climate Action Goals, we’re encouraging everyone to bring in their own containers + bags when shopping. With the Café opening up next week, we invite you to bring in your own mug when enjoying your favourite … Read more >>

True Local Spotlight: Just-a-Mere Farm

For Danny Turner, growing organic produce is an expression of rationality + science. With a family history rooted in farming, Just-a-Mere Farm grows not only delicious food but cultivates a culture of innovation + ingenuity in modern organic farming techniques. … Read more >>

Community Giving: Organization Of The Month

Angel Flight was founded in April 2019 by retired Airline Captain, Brent Bidston; and is an entirely volunteer-led charity. Their mission is to fly residents of the West + East Kootenays to treatment centres in Kelowna, for free!

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Summer 2022 Community Grant Winners

The ambitious people driving the organizations and initiatives in our community are a constant source of inspiration. We are forever grateful to live, work + play in a place where so many folks are invested in making change happen! As Read more >>

Salt Spring Sea Salt

Salt Spring Sea Salt is a stunning fleur de sel – lovingly crafted by Philippe and Carolyn on Salt Spring Island. They harvest, evaporate, sift, prepare, pack + label all their products by hand – recipe creation and creative salt … Read more >>

True Local Spotlight: Salix & Sedge Farm

Earlier in the 2022 growing season, we paid a visit to our friends at Salix & Sedge Farm in Salmo, and were given a tour of their farm by owner Brendan Parsons. Along with his wife, Cali Olleck and 2 … Read more >>

Community Giving: Organization of the Month

Slocan River Streamkeepers is a non-profit society working towards protection + restoration of streams and riparian zones including wetlands on the Slocan River. Their goal is to improve public knowledge on these ecosystems through education, outreach, restoration, enhancement, monitoring, and … Read more >>

True Local Spotlight! Treasure Life Flour Mills

Ben + Claudia are the owners + farmers of Treasure Life Flour Mills in Creston, BC. Organically growing heirloom varieties of wheat and oats requires incredible resilience and passion, not to mention the vast investments of time and money needed … Read more >>

Meet Your New Wellness Manager!

Join us in welcoming Brooke Whitman-Roberts to your Co-op team. You may recognize her from Remedy’s RX where she served our community for 3 years. Brooke has worked in the health + wellness industry for 13 years, first as a … Read more >>