Civil Ferments

By Megan Barber, Grocery and Wellness Buyer, Merchandising Manager, Co-op Owner ‘Fresh’ is what we think of when we think of healthy eating, but aging is great when it comes to fine wines, some cheese, and fermented foods! Here to help with the fermented products is Civil Ferments: a small local business looking to get great food into Michiganders’ hands! […]

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Much Ado About Sweet Corn

By David Whitney, Produce Buyer, Co-op Owner When it comes to delicious, healthy, and versatile ingredients, sweet corn should be near the top of your list. GreenTree will have local/organic sweet corn for the next few weeks, sourced from our Amish friends in Blanchard, don’t miss out on this seasonal treat! When choosing cobs of corn the silky hairs at […]

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Eating Local

By Dave Whitney, Produce Buyer, Co-op Owner In our modern age of food preservatives and additives, genetically altered crops and E. coli outbreaks, people are increasingly concerned about the quality and cleanliness of the foods they eat. Given the impossibility of identifying the pesticides used and the route taken to grow and transport, say, a banana from Central America to […]

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Delicious Dairy Daze

By Megan Barber, Grocery Buyer, Wellness Buyer, Merchandising Manager, Co-op Owner If you’re anything like me, there are some great dairy-based items just chilling in your fridge or freezer right now! Starting your day off with a classic bowl of cereal and ice cold milk describes the majority of my mornings. There’s usually a fruity yogurt found in my lunch. […]

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