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THE WONDERS OF BONE BROTH

What if I told you there is a superfood that can improve the look and feel of your skin, help your joints feel better, give you more energy, heal any digestive issues you may experience and help you lose weight? What if I told you this superfood was quick and easy to make, versatile, delicious […]

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THE SEVEN COOPERATIVE PRINCIPLES IN ACTION AT ORCAS FOOD CO-OP

When you think of your local food co-op here on Orcas, what do you picture? The fresh produce department? Running into your friends and neighbors next to the bulk bins? The beautiful view from our commons space? A great place to grab a hot cup of homemade soup on a cold day? What about our […]

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“JOIN IN JULY” CO-OP OWNERSHIP DRIVE

We are celebrating summer with our month-long Co-op Ownership Drive “Join in July”. All month long we will be celebrating our existing and new Co-op Owners through a variety of Co-op gifts. We can’t wait to share all the fantastic benefits to yourself and your community when you become a Co-op Owner! New Owners: All […]

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OWNER GIFT OF THE WEEK – ORGANIC COTTON BULK BAG

Join in July has officially kicked off! While we grow our Co-op impact, we want to make sure to celebrate those who helped us get so far. The next 500 Owners who shop this week will receive a free organic cotton bulk bag. Save packaging and money when you shop bulk- Owners save 5% on […]

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KEEPING IT LOCAL

We define local as being produced within San Juan County. Local products account for around 15% of our total purchases currently. In fruits and vegetables alone, we have purchased over $200,000 directly from over twenty produce farmers on five different islands since opening in 2014. Why local food? It’s better for the earth (low transport […]

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