Tony’s Chocolonely is Here!

tony's chocolonelyWelcome new products from Tony’s Chocolonely, big chocolate bars with a big mission. Tony’s mission:  “As a chocolate company we lead by example and activate industry, politics and consumers to bring about change. Alone we make slave free chocolate, together we make all chocolate 100% slave free.  Not just our chocolate. No. All chocolate worldwide. When there is really no more slavery in the chocolate industry, then we will have achieved our goal.”

Our Sister Coop Project

Buffalo Mountain Food Coop has begun a Sister Coop relationship with the Cooperativa Orgánica Madre Tierra which has its headquarters in Hato Rey, Puerto Rico.

A Delegation from Buffalo Mountain is traveling to visit our Sister Coop in Puerto Rico, February 28th through March 5th. The delegation will meet with members of the Puerto Rican cooperative community.  They will help coop members as best they can in multiple ways including clearing away downed trees, planting and rebuilding after the hurricanes. They will then report back to our community here about what they have learned from their experiences.

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New: Foster Farm Botanicals!

foster farm logoCome check out the new arrival in the Herbs section, Foster Farm Botanicals!   Foster Farm grows Vermont certified organic medicinal and culinary herbs on 200 acres in north central Vermont.  Co-owners Annie Christopher and Peter Backman are also the co-founders of Annie’s Naturals.  Browse our selection (located next to the coffee grinder) including herbal powerhouses Calendula blossoms, Tulsi (holy basil), Mugwort leaf, and more!