• That Co-op Smell

    By Stacy Saul, Board Member, Co-op Owner Since moving away from Mount Pleasant nearly two years ago to the West side of the state, I can assure you that I […]

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  • Science in The Kitchen: for kids (and adults!)

    By Megan Barber, Grocery and Wellness Buyer, Merchandising Manager, Co-op Owner There is nothing more fun than making something interactive in the kitchen as a kid. My mom used to […]

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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 […]

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  • The Long and Winding Road to Expansion

    By Sarah Christensen, General Manager, Co-op Owner, and Ben Sandel, Cooperative Board Leadership Consultant The Long and Winding Road to Expansion is paved with speed bumps, potholes, flat tires, doubt, […]

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  • What is GreenTree?

    By Amy Derry, Co-op Owner, Board Secretary GreenTree is my friend. This grocery store was the first good thing I found when I started working in Mt. Pleasant in 2008. […]

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  • Staff in the Spotlight: Tenley Good

    Where are you from? Gladwin, MI How did you first find the Co-op? When I came to CMU 1 1/2 years ago. How long have you been working here? Three […]

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  • Feel the Burn

    By Megan Barber, Grocery and Wellness Buyer, Merchandising Manager, Co-op Owner Most of us have been there (some of us more often than others) after a beautiful day kayaking, grilling […]

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A Word from the Board: Investing in Our Future

By Elizabeth Conway, Board Treasurer, Co-op Owner GreenTree is quickly outgrowing our current space; we have experienced significant increases in the annual sales and in the number of Owners in recent years. And, as most of you know, we’ve been talking about the relocation/expansion project for some time now. The staff and Board have been working diligently to assess all […]

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What’s in Your Supplements?

By Megan Barber, Wellness Buyer, Co-op Owner Supplement consumers may have heard in recent news that the New York Attorney General, Eric T. Schneiderman, sent a cease and desist order to several major retailers that were carrying various products like ginseng and echinacea that did not contain the listed ingredients or that contained ingredients that were not listed on the […]

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The Co-op Scoop

By Sarah Christensen, General Manager, Co-op Owner What’s in store for your store? We’re celebrating our 45th Anniversary this year! Crazy right? As Liz Busch used to say, “We don’t look a day over 21.” We’ll be celebrating the entire week of March 16th-22nd with theme days and a CSA give-away, but mark your calendars for March 21st: It will […]

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Slow Cooker Conversions

By Reeva Ripley – Bulk Buyer, Storekeeper, Co-op Owner Winter is soup season, but with a busy schedule it can be nearly impossible to find the time to cook a batch of your favorite soup on the stove top. In five simple steps you can transform most traditional recipes so they can be easily prepared in a slow cooker, or […]

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