Food

From the Board: Invitation to Owners Financial Open House

MMFC - March 15, 2019 - 2:14pm

You Own a Grocery Store, But How?   When I first began shopping at a local food cooperative about 30 years ago, I had vague ideas why the store was different, none of which centered on who owned it and how it was financed. It wasn’t until I purchased my […]

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Local Farmer Feature: Harvest Moon Organics

MMFC - March 5, 2019 - 1:00am

Harvest Moon Organics Local, organic poultry is now available thanks to a family in Cadott, WI.   Tell us about the farm. The farm is owned and operated by us; Andrew, Emily, and our three children. We purchased the farm 8 years ago and it was in need of major […]

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A Tribal-Farmer Collaboration Tests Strategies To Curb Phosphorus Runoff In Green Bay

Wiscontext Food - March 4, 2019 - 11:31am
--> Series: Phosphorus In Wisconsin's Land And Water A Tribal-Farmer Collaboration Tests Strategies To Curb Phosphorus Runoff In Green Bay Stephanie Hemphill March 4, 2019 | 1 p.m.Why exactly does Green Bay need saving? Because it suffers from too much phosphorus, which >contributes to cyanobacteria, more commonly known as blue-green algae.
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Artist of the Month: Stephanie Howell

MMFC - March 2, 2019 - 11:22am

March and April Featured Artist:  Stephanie Howell Stephanie Howell is a young artist from Roberts, Wisconsin who is currently a sophomore in Industrial Design with a minor in illustration at UW-Stout. Stephanie has been involved in the arts since she could pick up a pencil. Her work is focused on […]

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Why It's Difficult To Gauge The Effects Of Wisconsin's FoodShare Work Rules

Wiscontext Food - February 26, 2019 - 3:37pm
--> Series: Food Security And Assistance In Wisconsin Why It's Difficult To Gauge The Effects Of Wisconsin's FoodShare Work Rules Will CushmanWisContext Feb. 26, 2019 | 3:35 p.m.As work-related eligibility rules for Wisconsin’s food stamp program expand, it remains unclear to what extent the requirements already in place are having their intended effect.
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