Safer Fun in the Sun

Recent decades have seen an explosion of ultra-high SPF sunscreens in all manner of forms and formulas. Unfortunately, this same time period has seen an incredible rise in melanoma, the deadliest skin cancer. According to the Environmental Working Group (EWG), many sunscreens make unsubstantiated claims about their ability to protect against cancer, and […]

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Artist of the Month: Liz Ivry

Our May 2016 Artist of the Month is Liz Ivry. Her photography can be seen hanging in the Deli seating area of Menomonie Market throughout the month.  Liz’s Bio: I have a Bachelor of Arts degree, with an emphasis in sculpture. I also have an advanced welding certificate and have […]

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Creating the Perfect Cheese Plate

Creating the Perfect Cheese Plate

By: Co+op, stronger together If there’s one plate of food that says “party,” it’s the cheese platter. Enticing and satisfying enough to carry a celebration on its own, the cheese plate is also the perfect attraction for introducing guests to one another before the main course. Putting together a spectacular cheese […]

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First Annual CSA Fair

First Annual CSA Fair

First of all, a huge thank you goes out to the farmers/producers who took time out of their busy lives to promote their business at Menomonie Market this past Saturday, and thank you to all of our customers that were able to stop by. Something you’ll hear a lot around […]

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Why Choose Locally Raised Meat?

Why Choose Locally Raised Meat?

  Written by Heath, MMFC Meat Coordinator They say you are what you eat; I personally wish I had been eating locally raised, pastured meat for the last 30 years because I truly feel I would be much healthier today.  For a long time I either didn’t care or didn’t […]

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