Artist of the Month: Don Austrum

Artist of the Month: Don Austrum

Artist’s Statement The subject matter for my work is just the normal everyday “stuff” we see in and around Dunn County. I enjoy nature, old buildings and abandoned vehicles and machinery. The medium used in the artworks on display is colored pencil. I really enjoy working with colored pencil, and […]

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Collagen: Anti-Aging Superfood

Collagen: Anti-Aging Superfood

  Collagen: Important Anti-Aging Product and Mood Balancer Submitted by:  Tanya Young, MMFC Marketing Coordinator Increasingly medical professionals are referring to collagen (hydrolyzed collagen) as an important anti-aging product. Collagen makes up 30% of the total protein in our bodies and is the main component of connective tissue. Our natural […]

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Baldwin Greenhouse Microgreens

If you are interested in learning about growing microgreens at home, James of Baldwin Greenhouse is offering an informative class at MMFC on Saturday, February 16th 10-11am. Meet James Karlson, owner of Baldwin Greenhouse to learn a little about his business and why he loves microgreens.   How did Baldwin […]

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From the Board: Benefit for the Bounty, a local farm support initiative

From the Board: Benefit for the Bounty, a local farm support initiative

  Submitted by Chris Hayden, MMFC Board of Directors It always comes down to the people. On December 8, a mingle of some of Menomonie’s finest – dedicated farmers and farm hands, local food supporters, musicians and artists, activists, and Co-op employees and shoppers – came together in the camaraderie […]

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One and Done: The Only New Years’ Resolution You’ll Ever Need

    By: Eve Adamson It usually goes something like this: I will lose 20 pounds! I will finally get in shape! I will eat better! I will be more environmentally conscious! I will cook for my family more often! I will spend more time with my family! I will stop […]

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From the Board: Diversity is a Blessing

From the Board: Diversity is a Blessing

Everyone Welcome Submitted by MMFC board member:  Gary Johnson   This statement “Everyone is Welcome” is posted at the entrance to the Menomonie Market Food Co-op. I notice it each time I enter our co-op and find it welcoming and reassuring. Food is a part of all of our lives, […]

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