Demo: Vital Proteins @ The Village Store
Jul
21
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: Vital Proteins @ The Village Store

Vital Proteins is a collagen-based company that provides clean, sustainable collagen protein for optimal health and performance. Collagen is the vital building block in our bodies including skin, hair, nails, bones, and joints. Our bodies naturally decline in collagen production as we age and modern diets contain minimal collagen.

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Weekend Wine Tasting
Jul
21
12:00 PM12:00

Weekend Wine Tasting

At the North End Boise Co-op Wine Shop

It's our Super Summer Sale this weekend and we're pouring samples all three days. This is a big tasting with dozens of wines each day, and you'll save 15% off on most every bottle in the store, throughout the weekend. It's your chance to try before you buy, and save big

 

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Demo: Grizzlies Granola @ The Village Store
Jul
21
3:00 PM15:00

Demo: Grizzlies Granola @ The Village Store

As an artisan food manufacturer, Wildtime Foods makes unique, quality gourmet granolas, trail mixes and raw grain cereals with a focus on producing WHOLE foods with exceptional taste and quality. You won’t find genetically modified ingredients (GMOs), preservatives, processed sugars or grains, added salt, Trans fats, animal products, artificial color, or hydrogenated oils in the foods we make. What you will find are locally or regionally grown organic and natural ingredients, whenever possible, and a commitment to delivering a fresh, healthy, delicious product each and every time. We choose our raw materials very carefully and are personally familiar with many of the farmers who grow the grains, nuts, and fruits that go into our mixes. 

It is our mission to be a leader in the support of local agriculture and sustainable business practices, and to provide a pleasant, nurturing work environment for our dedicated employees.

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Weekend Wine Tasting
Jul
22
12:00 PM12:00

Weekend Wine Tasting

At the North End Boise Co-op Wine Shop

It's our Super Summer Sale this weekend and we're pouring samples all three days. This is a big tasting with dozens of wines each day, and you'll save 15% off on most every bottle in the store, throughout the weekend. It's your chance to try before you buy, and save big

 

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Class: Le Paint - Dip, Dab, Drink "Paint Your Favorite Animal" @ The Village Store
Jul
25
6:00 PM18:00

Class: Le Paint - Dip, Dab, Drink "Paint Your Favorite Animal" @ The Village Store

Join us for a fun evening creating your own piece of art! All materials are included and no experience is necessary, you will be provided acrylic paints and a 16" x 12" piece of weathered wood. Instruction by Boise Art Museum Art Instructor and local artist, Lisa Benson.

This evening's painting will be "Paint Your Favorite Animal". Once you register participants need to email a close-up photo of their animal to: [email protected] . Lisa will draw it onto the wood canvas and have it ready for you to paint in class.   

Lisa Benson is a professional artist and graphic designer who specializes in still life, animals and landscape acrylic and watercolor paintings. Lisa has been exposed to the arts for as long as she can remember. Her paintings are color-inspired and upbeat. As much as Lisa loves creating and painting, she is also passionate about sharing her knowledge of painting with others as an art instructor at the Boise Art Museum and for her own business - LePaint paint parties. Lisa also taught middle school art for 12 years and worked at CBS Broadcasting as a graphic designer in Seattle before moving to Boise 3 years ago. Lisa believes strongly that “art is therapy” and there are no mistakes in art! Creating art is truly about the process. Lisa says, “LePaint gives me the opportunity to be creative every day. I have found my calling and I love what I do!”

Your first glass of wine and appetizers will be included in the class cost.

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Demo: Vital Proteins @ The North End Store
Jul
27
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: Vital Proteins @ The North End Store

Vital Proteins is a collagen-based company that provides clean, sustainable collagen protein for optimal health and performance. Collagen is the vital building block in our bodies including skin, hair, nails, bones, and joints. Our bodies naturally decline in collagen production as we age and modern diets contain minimal collagen.

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Demo: Mickelberry Gardens @ The Village Store
Jul
28
12:00 PM12:00

Demo: Mickelberry Gardens @ The Village Store

Mickelberry Gardens is a line of herbal infused honey syrups, most popular of which is the ginger honey flavor. Located in Gresham, Oregon, Mickelberry Gardens is the vision of beekeeper Matt,  and herbalist Madelyn. They craft a variety of different healing remedies with raw honey, propolis, beeswax, and bee pollen. 

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Demo: Vital Proteins @ The North End Store
Jul
29
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: Vital Proteins @ The North End Store

Vital Proteins is a collagen-based company that provides clean, sustainable collagen protein for optimal health and performance. Collagen is the vital building block in our bodies including skin, hair, nails, bones, and joints. Our bodies naturally decline in collagen production as we age and modern diets contain minimal collagen.

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LIVE MUSIC: Aaron Golay @ The Village Store
Aug
3
3:00 PM15:00

LIVE MUSIC: Aaron Golay @ The Village Store

Bring your friends and family down to the Boise Co-op each First Friday of the month for free live music, free tastings and great deals store-wide. Sign-up to become a Co-owner and we'll waive the $15 administrative fee!
This month, Aaron Golay will be performing 3-6 PM in the classroom. Please enjoy food, beverages, beer and wine purchased from the Co-op during the show.
FREE ALL AGES EVENT!

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LIVE MUSIC:  Abby Hambright @ The North End Store
Aug
3
4:30 PM16:30

LIVE MUSIC: Abby Hambright @ The North End Store

Bring your friends and family down to the Boise Co-op each First Friday of the month for free live music, free tastings and great deals store-wide. Sign-up to become a Co-owner and we'll waive the $15 administrative fee!
This month, Abby Hambright will be performing 4:30-7:30 PM in the cafe. Please enjoy food, beverages, beer and wine purchased from the Co-op during the show.
FREE ALL AGES EVENT!

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Demo: NutriGold Supplements @ The Village Store
Aug
4
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: NutriGold Supplements @ The Village Store

At NutriGold®, we are powered by integrity and that means prioritizing people and planet over profits. Through our core values of sustainability, transparency, quality, and accountability – we are defining the “true gold standard” for supplements and food. Every one of our products is independently verified to meet purity and potency claims by independent labs. Learn more at Nutrigold.com and engage with us on social platforms @NutriGoldUSA.

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Le Paint: Dip, Dab, Drink! "Paint Your Favorite Animal" @ The Village Store
Aug
8
6:00 PM18:00

Le Paint: Dip, Dab, Drink! "Paint Your Favorite Animal" @ The Village Store

Join us for a fun evening creating your own piece of art! All materials are included and no experience is necessary, you will be provided acrylic paints and a 16" x 12" piece of weathered wood. Instruction by Boise Art Museum Art Instructor and local artist, Lisa Benson.

This evening's painting will be "Paint Your Favorite Animal". Once you register participants need to email a close-up photo of their animal to: [email protected] Lisa will draw it onto the wood canvas and have it ready for you to paint in class.   

Lisa Benson is a professional artist and graphic designer who specializes in still life, animals and landscape acrylic and watercolor paintings. Lisa has been exposed to the arts for as long as she can remember. Her paintings are color-inspired and upbeat. As much as Lisa loves creating and painting, she is also passionate about sharing her knowledge of painting with others as an art instructor at the Boise Art Museum and for her own business - Le Paint paint parties. Lisa also taught middle school art for 12 years and worked at CBS Broadcasting as a graphic designer in Seattle before moving to Boise 3 years ago. Lisa believes strongly that “art is therapy” and there are no mistakes in art! Creating art is truly about the process. Lisa says, “Le Paint gives me the opportunity to be creative every day. I have found my calling and I love what I do!”

Your first glass of wine and appetizers will be included in the class cost.

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Class: Fermented Foods with Jennyfer Aranda
Aug
10
5:30 PM17:30

Class: Fermented Foods with Jennyfer Aranda

Learn the art of fermenting foods such as sauerkraut, pickles, and vegetables. Using local ingredients and easy methods you can do it yourself at home. You will be learning the benefits of these probiotic-rich foods and make a batch or two of your own. Ingredients and materials are included. All you need to do is show up for some fermented fun!  

What is included:

  • Recipes with easy and safe methods on how to make your own fermented foods.

  • Mason Jars

  • All ingredients

  • Great information about the benefits of fermented foods and take home what you make!

About Jennyfer Berg:

Jennyfer received her training at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in New York City and is the author of Healthy Flavors of Mexico - a lifestyle cookbook that gives healthier alternatives of preparation to many of Mexico’s traditional dishes. During her training at IIN, she studied over 100 dietary theories, practical lifestyle management techniques, and innovative coaching methods with some of the world’s top health and wellness experts.

She has extensive knowledge in holistic nutrition, guiding/coaching techniques, and preventive health practices such as yoga, meditation, and stress reduction. She leads workshops on health and wellness, cooking classes, yoga, nutrition, and hormonal balance.

“I love to inspire people to get back to the heart of the house -The Kitchen. And to feed their bodies, family, and soul with the love and healing that comes with good nutrition and traditions.”

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Demo: NutriGold Supplements @ The North End Store
Aug
11
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: NutriGold Supplements @ The North End Store

At NutriGold®, we are powered by integrity and that means prioritizing people and planet over profits. Through our core values of sustainability, transparency, quality, and accountability – we are defining the “true gold standard” for supplements and food. Every one of our products is independently verified to meet purity and potency claims by independent labs. Learn more at Nutrigold.com and engage with us on social platforms @NutriGoldUSA.

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Cooking Class: Indian Inspired Brunch with Sangeeta
Aug
16
6:00 PM18:00

Cooking Class: Indian Inspired Brunch with Sangeeta

Indian cuisine uses the whole palette of flavors—spicy, sour, sweet, and hot all at the same time—making it something that wants to jump off the plate! With its array of spices and condiments and experimental attitude, Indian cuisine allows home cooks to get creative and adventurous. 

Brunch in India is typically enjoyed on Sundays and consists of a variety of light snacks served along with Chai Tea.  For this class, Sangeeta will demonstrate how to make some of her favorite brunch recipes from different parts of India. As always, she will be adding her own twists and creative approach!

This will be an interactive and hands on class. 

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Demo: Mickelberry Gardens @ The North End Store
Aug
17
12:00 PM12:00

Demo: Mickelberry Gardens @ The North End Store

Mickelberry Gardens is a line of herbal infused honey syrups, most popular of which is the ginger honey flavor. Located in Gresham, Oregon, Mickelberry Gardens is the vision of beekeeper Matt,  and herbalist Madelyn. They craft a variety of different healing remedies with raw honey, propolis, beeswax, and bee pollen. 

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Weekend Wine Tasting
Jul
20
5:00 PM17:00

Weekend Wine Tasting

At the North End Boise Co-op Wine Shop

It's our Super Summer Sale this weekend and we're pouring samples all three days. This is a big tasting with dozens of wines each day, and you'll save 15% off on most every bottle in the store, throughout the weekend. It's your chance to try before you buy, and save big

 

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Demo: Alaffia Body Care @ The North End Store
Jul
20
1:00 PM13:00

Demo: Alaffia Body Care @ The North End Store

Join Alaffia's journey to redefine the beauty products industry. Olowo-n'djo Tchala and Rose Hyde began a mission 10 years ago to build a company based on the ideal that everyone is entitled to equality, empowerment, and beauty. Today Alaffia is empowering thousands of people and alleviating poverty through fair trade and sustainable skin care products. Come out and try the Alaffia Coconut Reishi line of products, new to Boise Co-op.

 

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Rosé Wednesdays
Jul
18
4:30 PM16:30

Rosé Wednesdays

At the North End Boise Co-op Wine Shop

Beat the heat with week three of our Rosé Wednesdays wine tasting. This time around, we've put together a quintet of cool and refreshing charmers. Here's the line-up:

  • Ryan Patrick Columbia Valley
  • Chateau Guiot Costières de Nîmes
  • Villa des Anges Languedoc
  • Esprit Gassier Côtes de Provence
  • Le Clos du Caillou Côtes du Rhône
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Demo: Anew Toasted Muesli @ The Village Store
Jul
15
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: Anew Toasted Muesli @ The Village Store

Toasted müesli is granola without the added oil. It’s traditional müesli with more crunch. Anew's oats have just enough natural sweeteners (< 1 gram/serving) to give them a crispy texture. But no added oil. Not one drop.

Anew is high in fiber, a source of protein, and made of 100% real ingredients that you can pronounce. NO preservatives. NO artificial flavors. NO GMOs.

Enjoy it with almond or soy milk, in yogurt, steep it in warm milk for an all natural, flavored oatmeal, soak it overnight, or eat it dry. There is no wrong way to eat toasted müesli!

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Demo: NutriGold Supplements @ The Village Store
Jul
14
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: NutriGold Supplements @ The Village Store

At NutriGold®, we are powered by integrity and that means prioritizing people and planet over profits. Through our core values of sustainability, transparency, quality, and accountability – we are defining the “true gold standard” for supplements and food. Every one of our products is independently verified to meet purity and potency claims by independent labs. Learn more at Nutrigold.com and engage with us on social platforms @NutriGoldUSA.

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Demo: Vital Proteins @ The Village Store
Jul
14
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: Vital Proteins @ The Village Store

Vital Proteins is a collagen-based company that provides clean, sustainable collagen protein for optimal health and performance. Collagen is the vital building block in our bodies including skin, hair, nails, bones, and joints. Our bodies naturally decline in collagen production as we age and modern diets contain minimal collagen.

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Class: Cooking with Superfoods
Jul
13
5:30 PM17:30

Class: Cooking with Superfoods

Join us for a wonderful, hands-on cooking experience with Jennyfer Aranda Berg, Hormonal Health Coach and author of the cookbook "Healthy Flavors of Mexico"!

In this class, you will learn all about the top 10 superfoods:

  • Cacao

  • Goji berries

  • Maca Root

  • Hemp seeds

  • Spirulina

  • Bee Products

  • Camu berry

  • Sea Vegetables

  • Medicinal Mushrooms

Learn where they come from, why they can enhance your health, and how to incorporate them into your daily diet. We'll make our own super powerful cacao truffles, smoothies and more!

You will take home some samples, recipes, your own truffles and will enjoy making super fun recipes. This super class will give you the necessary tools to be super healthy by eating superfoods!

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Demo: Wild Carrot Herbals @ The Village Store
Jul
13
3:00 PM15:00

Demo: Wild Carrot Herbals @ The Village Store

Since 2000, our goal has been to create honest, nutrient-rich, joyful products that are reasonably priced for the entire family.We are a small, family owned and operated business located in Enterprise, Oregon.  We feel really lucky to have this thriving little business that allows us to live in a beautiful and wild place in NE Oregon.  We manufacture everything ourselves at Wild Carrot with the exception of our organic castile soap & Camamu bar soaps. 

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Demo: Anew Toasted Muesli @ The North End Store
Jul
12
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: Anew Toasted Muesli @ The North End Store

Toasted müesli is granola without the added oil. It’s traditional müesli with more crunch. Anew's oats have just enough natural sweeteners (< 1 gram/serving) to give them a crispy texture. But no added oil. Not one drop.

Anew is high in fiber, a source of protein, and made of 100% real ingredients that you can pronounce. NO preservatives. NO artificial flavors. NO GMOs.

Enjoy it with almond or soy milk, in yogurt, steep it in warm milk for an all natural, flavored oatmeal, soak it overnight, or eat it dry. There is no wrong way to eat toasted müesli!

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Class: Vive le France! Beer, Cider & Cheese
Jul
11
6:00 PM18:00

Class: Vive le France! Beer, Cider & Cheese

Join us for an early Bastille Day tasting of old and new world French ciders and beers! We will  also be featuring the cheeses that make you say "laissez le bon temps rouler” (let the good times roll)!

This tasting will feature Parisian craft beers and Normandy ciders that are brand new to the Idaho market and cheeses from France or made in the French style!

Class presented by Kyle Bass from Idaho Wine Merchant and Lacey McNeff from the Boise Co-op.

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Rosé Wednesdays
Jul
11
4:30 PM16:30

Rosé Wednesdays

The weather's hot, so stop by the Wine Shop and chill out with a taste of rosé. Every Wednesday throughout the month of July we're spotlighting crisp and refreshing pink charmers. Here's what we'll be pouring this time around:

  • Domaine des Côtes Blanches Sancere
  • Maccario Lavignone Piemonte Rosato
  • Domaine de Figueirasse Gris de Gris
  • Hecht & Bannier Languedoc
  • Maris Organic
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Demo: Jem Organic Nut Butters @ The North End Store
Jul
8
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: Jem Organic Nut Butters @ The North End Store

Made with care in Bend, Oregon, Jem organic nut butters are supremely satisfying, indulgent and good for your health!  Using clean ingredients and time-honored techniques to maintain wholesome nutrition and integrity, our sprouted and stoneground nut butters embody our commitment to and passion for food that nourishes body and soul.

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Demo: Grizzlies Granola @ The North End Store
Jul
8
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: Grizzlies Granola @ The North End Store

As an artisan food manufacturer, Wildtime Foods makes unique, quality gourmet granolas, trail mixes and raw grain cereals with a focus on producing WHOLE foods with exceptional taste and quality. You won’t find genetically modified ingredients (GMOs), preservatives, processed sugars or grains, added salt, Trans fats, animal products, artificial color, or hydrogenated oils in the foods we make. What you will find are locally or regionally grown organic and natural ingredients, whenever possible, and a commitment to delivering a fresh, healthy, delicious product each and every time. We choose our raw materials very carefully and are personally familiar with many of the farmers who grow the grains, nuts, and fruits that go into our mixes. 

It is our mission to be a leader in the support of local agriculture and sustainable business practices, and to provide a pleasant, nurturing work environment for our dedicated employees.

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Demo: Grizzlies Granola @ The Village Store
Jul
7
3:00 PM15:00

Demo: Grizzlies Granola @ The Village Store

As an artisan food manufacturer, Wildtime Foods makes unique, quality gourmet granolas, trail mixes and raw grain cereals with a focus on producing WHOLE foods with exceptional taste and quality. You won’t find genetically modified ingredients (GMOs), preservatives, processed sugars or grains, added salt, Trans fats, animal products, artificial color, or hydrogenated oils in the foods we make. What you will find are locally or regionally grown organic and natural ingredients, whenever possible, and a commitment to delivering a fresh, healthy, delicious product each and every time. We choose our raw materials very carefully and are personally familiar with many of the farmers who grow the grains, nuts, and fruits that go into our mixes. 

It is our mission to be a leader in the support of local agriculture and sustainable business practices, and to provide a pleasant, nurturing work environment for our dedicated employees.

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Wine Tasting @ The North End Wine Shop
Jul
7
2:00 PM14:00

Wine Tasting @ The North End Wine Shop

For our weekend (and First Friday) tasting we're pouring a quintet of staff favorites, a white (Chenin Blanc) and a red (Cabernet Franc) from the Loire, and three rosés (two from France, one from Austria).  Here's the line-up:

  • Musset-Roullier Le Moulin de Chateaupanne Blanc
  • Musset-Roullier Les Neuf Vingt Rouge
  • Domaine de Figueirasse Gris de Gris Rosé
  • Commanderie de la Bargemone
  • Stift Goettweig Rosé
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Wine Tasting @ The North End Wine Shop
Jul
6
4:30 PM16:30

Wine Tasting @ The North End Wine Shop

For our weekend (and First Friday 4:30PM-6:30 PM) tasting we're pouring a quintet of staff favorites, a white (Chenin Blanc) and a red (Cabernet Franc) from the Loire, and three rosés (two from France, one from Austria).  Here's the line-up:

  •     Musset-Roullier Le Moulin de Chateaupanne Blanc
  •     Musset-Roullier Les Neuf Vingt Rouge
  •     Domaine de Figueirasse Gris de Gris Rosé
  •     Commanderie de la Bargemone
  •     Stift Goettweig Rosé
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Demo: Jem Organic Nut Butters @ The North End Store
Jul
6
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: Jem Organic Nut Butters @ The North End Store

Made with care in Bend, Oregon, Jem organic nut butters are supremely satisfying, indulgent and good for your health!  Using clean ingredients and time-honored techniques to maintain wholesome nutrition and integrity, our sprouted and stoneground nut butters embody our commitment to and passion for food that nourishes body and soul.

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Wednesdays with Wine@ The North End Wine Shop
Jul
4
4:30 PM16:30

Wednesdays with [email protected] The North End Wine Shop

Celebrate the 4th with the first of our month-long Rosé Wednesday wine tastings. This will be a special one, as it's your chance to get a first look at our soon-to-be-open Uncorked! Wine Bar The tasting will be hosted there by Samantha (aka Sam) Bauer who will be heading up this new venture. Sam comes to us from Oakland's Bay Grape, one of the most innovative wine shop-wine bars in the Bay area, billing itself as a community gathering place. She brings that experience to Boise, along with her enthusiasm for, and knowledge of all things wine. For her first tasting, it's rosés from around the world. Here's what she'll be pouring:

  • Solar de Randez, Rioja, Spain
  • Domaine du Dragon, Côtes de Provence, France
  • Schlosskellerei Gobelsburg Cistercien, Nederosterreich, Austria
  • Domaine Campu Vecchiu, Corsica, France
  • Michel Torino, Calchaqui Valley, Argentina
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Demo: Grizzlies Granola @ The North End Store
Jul
1
11:00 AM11:00

Demo: Grizzlies Granola @ The North End Store

As an artisan food manufacturer, Wildtime Foods makes unique, quality gourmet granolas, trail mixes and raw grain cereals with a focus on producing WHOLE foods with exceptional taste and quality. You won’t find genetically modified ingredients (GMOs), preservatives, processed sugars or grains, added salt, Trans fats, animal products, artificial color, or hydrogenated oils in the foods we make. What you will find are locally or regionally grown organic and natural ingredients, whenever possible, and a commitment to delivering a fresh, healthy, delicious product each and every time. We choose our raw materials very carefully and are personally familiar with many of the farmers who grow the grains, nuts, and fruits that go into our mixes. 

It is our mission to be a leader in the support of local agriculture and sustainable business practices, and to provide a pleasant, nurturing work environment for our dedicated employees.

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