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31 12, 2018

DIY: Beeswax Wrap

December 31st, 2018|Do It Yourself, Featured in The Co-operator|0 Comments

Supplies: Thin, 100% organic cotton fabric, cut to 8×8 in. squares or circles. Organic beeswax, grated Powdered pine resin (avaialble for purchase online) New paintbrush (that will be used for this purpose only) Cheese grater (used exclusively for beeswax) Pinking shears (optional, but will help keep your fabric from unraveling at the edges ) Baking [...]

31 12, 2018

Food For Thought: Farm Bill Delivers Victories for Beginning Farmers, Organic/Local Food

December 31st, 2018|Featured in The Co-operator, Food For Thought|0 Comments

Concerns remain over long-term loss in conservation funding, failure to close farm safety net loopholes After two months of negotiations, the 2018 Farm Bill Conference Committee leaders released a final bill on December 10, 2018, that makes long-overdue investments in the future of American agriculture. If passed and signed into law by President Trump, the [...]

31 10, 2018

Holiday Gift Ideas

October 31st, 2018|Featured in The Co-operator|0 Comments

1) Salt Lamp - Evolution Salt Co. 2) felt peacock ornament - silk road 3) hand-crafted kids hat & gloves - Andes Gifts 4) Body Lotion - Una Biologicals 5) Handwoven African Winged Basket - Alaffia Authentic. 6) Reusable Beeswax Food Wrap - Abeego 7) Chocolate - Nathan Mller 8) House plants & [...]

31 10, 2018

2018 Pittsburgh Urban Farm Tour Recap

October 31st, 2018|Featured in The Co-operator, Store News|0 Comments

The 2018 Pittsburgh Urban Farm Tour took place Saturday, September 8th. The annual event is organized by the East End Food Co-op (EEFC), Pittsburgh Food Policy Council (PFPC), and Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) to promote urban agriculture as a viable means for food production, build connections between consumers and farmers, and support [...]

29 10, 2018

Recycling Resources

October 29th, 2018|Featured in The Co-operator|0 Comments

Changes in the global supply and demand for recyclable goods is changing, which can make knowing what to recycle and how to recycle it pretty challenging.  Fortunately, in Pittsburgh we have many organizations that can help you properly dispose of your hard-to-recycle goods. Know of something that should be on the list? Leave a [...]