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By Pat Burns, General Manager Last month, I shared some topics to watch for 2014 here at the Co-op, including GMO labeling. As you probably know, H.112 “An Act Relating to the Labeling of Food Produced with Genetic Engineering,” was introduced last legislative session in the Vermont House. At the...
By Nicole Dehne, Certification Administrator, Vermont Organic Farmers Walk into any natural food store regardless of the season and you are likely to find a prominent display of gorgeous, red, organic tomatoes.  The stores understand that our desire for tomatoes demands year-round availability. ...
Friday, February 7 through Sunday, February 16, City Market customers will have the opportunity to support local farms at the checkout line. Shoppers can tack an additional $1 onto their bill and pledge it toward the Intervale Center, a local non-profit organization working to build and strengthen...
Tropical Beach
Chase away those winter doldrums with the bright colors and vibrant flavors of Tropical Day!  Check out demos throughout our store from 10am - 4pm: Tropical Fruit Sampling, 10am - 12pm in Produce A Member worker will be giving out samples of several exotic fruits. Vita Coco, 10:30am - 12:30pm in...
The United States government, in response to consumers' desires to know more about the origin of the food they were buying, passed a law in 2002 called the Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) law.  The law aims to provide information to consumers regarding the origin of food products.  The 2002 Farm...

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