Local Vendor: Fizzeology

Delicious Local Ferments from the Driftless Fermentation is an art as science and Faith Anacker (aka “Dr. Fizz”), has it all figured out — utilizing the harvests of Wisconsin’s driftless region. In addition to running a craft fermentation business Faith is frequently out and about educating people about the techniques […]

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CDC Recommends Not Eating Romaine

MMFC Pulls Romaine Lettuce and Products Containing Romaine as Precautionary Measure The CDC and FDA are investigating an outbreak of E.Coli linked to romaine lettuce. The agencies recommend not eating any romaine or products containing romaine, including salad mixes containing baby romaine lettuce. At this time neither the CDC nor […]

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Organic Advocates & Growers of Delicious Corn and Melons: Wheatfield Hill Organics

Organic farmers are the stewards of healthy soils, knowing on a cellular level that the foods grown from those soils are some of the healthiest foods available to humans. Wheatfield Hill Organics is one of those farms, a fifth generation family-run operation in Durand, WI that converted to organic practices […]

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Why Fair Trade Matters to Me

Submitted by Mike Capel, MMFC Fresh Team My morning starts at the same time every day; not at 5:00 am when my alarm goes off, or when I get out of bed, or when I take my chihuahua out for a walk. The day has only truly begun once my […]

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All About Artichokes

By Stronger Together Intimidated by artichokes? Well, they are the unopened bud of a giant thistle, but really, once you learn to cook them, you’re likely to be smitten. Artichokes have been around since ancient times. According to Greek mythology—in which characters are often turned into lovely trees or stunning […]

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Amanda’s Eggs: Happy Chickens Equal Delicious Eggs

Amanda Bohl’s farm, home of Amanda’s Eggs, is nestled in a valley a short drive northeast of Menomonie. Amanda’s is one of the co-op’s largest providers of delicious free-range eggs. As the co-op has grown, so has Amanda’s; she expanded her business to meet the increased demand that came with […]

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