Supporting Local, Supporting Community

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Supporting Local, Supporting Community

All around our store, we emphasize to customers the value of supporting local farmers and food producers.  In fact, it’s not just emphasized — it’s a core value of the store’s philosophy and operations.  Placards are posted to highlight local producers whose goods we make available.  Customers learn how many miles a local producer operates from the store.  Also, the store routinely invites local vendors to sample their products, gives donations to various local charitable organizations and otherwise makes every effort to promote the value of supporting “community.”  Continue reading