Issues

Issues

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Q & A

Who Knows? Your monthly Voice column to answer your questions about all things HWFC!

Have you ever been curious about what happens to food in our store that’s close to its last sale date? Here are responses to...

Sage for the Ages

We’re sometimes hard-pressed to find healthy dishes at the Thanksgiving table. The artichoke dip with mayo and cream cheese tips the needle for saturated...
Classifieds

Classifieds – November 2016

We now offer free classified ads! Check out our ads, and send in your own. Local Event: The Mendelssohn Club of Albany will hold its holiday...
La Montañita Co-op members with signs

Co-op Member-Owners Organize for Democracy and Integrity at La Montañita in New Mexico

Member-owners of La Montañita cooperative in New Mexico have organized a broad coalition to “Take Back the Co-op!” In the process of trying to...
Cooperative Movement

Radical Departures: The Cooperative Conscience

Cooperatives are a national model of fiscal democracy in action. In an age where one percent of the population claims a larger slice of...

What is HWFC’s “Governance Review Council?”

Functions Current Governance Review Council (GRC) member Jeff Marden describes the GRC’s function as a “check and balance,” while longtime Co-op Member Ed Miller refers...
Will We Be Kept in the Dark?

Leaders of Organic Trade Association (OTA) Sell Out on Transparent and Honest Labeling of...

In July of 2016, President Obama signed into law Senate Bill S.764, the Deny Americans the Right to Know (or DARK Act), a.k.a. the...
Coffee pot from a 1985 Coop Scoop.

October 2016 Welcome from the Editors

Dear Co-op Voice Readers, We’re giving over our welcome message this month to the upcoming Membership Meeting. We’re even reprinting information (below) you may have...
Shoppers in Bulk

Nutrition and Education Committee’s Monthly 3-Question Survey

Click here to go to our survey: Now a quick and easy multiple choice! In less than five minutes, YOU can shape the future...
Home Grown Happening Postcard

Homegrown Happening Is Coming to Honest Weight!

Saturday, October 8th from 12-4pm at the Honest Weight Food Co-op This year, the Co-op’s Homegrown Happening (formerly known as Harvest Festival) will be held in the Honest Weight...
Have an Idea?

Got an Idea? Honest Weight is Listening!

Ever feel like your suggestions for organizations you care about fall on deaf ears, or that they don’t get implemented in a meaningful way?...
Hands raised in the air

Powerful Decision Authority: Bylaws Panel Report

The Bylaws Panel was convened by the HWFC Board on June 7, 2016, and charged with creating language to correct errors and to clarify...
Q & A

Who Knows? Column Coming Soon!

Are there questions you’ve pondered about the Co-op and weren’t sure where to bring them? Here’s your chance to put those burning questions or...
Strawberries

Update on the Driscoll Boycott

In the May issue of the Voice, I shared the reasons why there was a boycott of Driscoll berries, and in particular of the...