Fast forward

Two weeks ago, the first week of the COVID-19 ramp-down of so many of the systems that keep our modern…

4 months ago

Taking stock

How are you celebrating the new year and new decade? At our food co-op we really know how to have…

7 months ago

Everyone’s market?

I just finished grading the final papers from a big introductory class on food systems, in which I’ve been trying…

7 months ago

Walking the democracy talk

Even here in the bluest of states, there were splotches of red in the 2016 election, and our store is…

1 year ago

How to (not) talk about price

Back when I was just starting to volunteer at my local co-op, I made a short video showcasing locally-sourced products…

1 year ago

Selling convenience, not food

At our food co-op, we’re trying to do something that sounds rational but is actually pretty crazy: keep a small…

1 year ago

Accidentally I’m a grocer

When I finished up my academic year on the eastern side of Massachusetts this spring and settled in to work…

1 year ago