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Co+op, stronger together

Co+op, stronger together

Co+op, stronger together represents National Co+op Grocer (NCG) food co-ops nationwide and their shared commitment to providing delicious, high quality, healthy food; supporting local, sustainable agriculture; and strengthening local communities. With 148 independent food co-ops and over 200 storefronts nationwide, NCG brings together a wealth of experience and passion for great food. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Pinterest.

Residents at Shelter House shop at BriarPatch Food Co-op as part of their training program dinner
We’re grateful for everything food co-ops do for their communities—see how one food co-op partners with their local shelter to help residents find employment.
Apple and Celery Stuffing in a casserole dish
This version of a classic side features tart apple to wake up your palate, along with the classic flavor of celery and plenty of herbs.
Bowl of colorful Thanksgiving Slaw
This easy, side dish features bright color and flavor and comes together in minutes. It’s also a great make ahead dish.
Pumpkin Parmesan Savory Scones on a cooling rack
This savory scone is the perfect accompaniment to a steaming bowl of minestrone or a crisp glass of dry cider or chilled white wine.
Whole Wheat Penne Pasta with Pumpkin Sauce
This creamy, pumpkin, herb-laced sauce atop penne pasta is a satisfying seasonal meal and comes together in just 30 minutes.
Photo of La Riojana olive oil producers in an olive tree grove
Food co-ops are proud to partner with La Riojana Cooperative, the largest certified fair trade wine and olive oil cooperative in Argentina, to bring our customers a meaningful choice when it comes to everyday healthy cooking staples like olive oil.
Photo of Ojibwe language signs on berry containers
Harmony Natural Foods Co-op’s expansion of the Ojibwe Language Project exemplifies how they embrace and reflect their local communities.
Make snack time fun with PB&J spiders!
Drizzled with herbed butter, sprinkled with Parmesan, and crisped to perfection, these smashed sweet potato rounds are divine.
Brie Fig and Onion Panini Sandwich
These elegant panini sandwiches combine delicious caramelized onions with seasonal fresh figs and melting brie cheese.

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