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Second only to air and water, food is among the most fundamental human needs.

However, more so then breathing air or drinking water, acquiring food has a significant and partially unavoidable impact on other living beings. Humans and all animals depend on eating plants or animals to live — which tends to have a critical impact on the individuals that are eaten. In the case of humans however, that is dwarfed by the additional impacts of agriculture, food processing, transport and waste — and these impacts are avoidable.

The negative effects of agriculture largely stem from the approach to food cultivation that reduces human energy and financial input by using machinery, chemical fertilizers and pesticides on large mono-culture plantations. Crops are transported long distance and heavily processed before being eaten. At each step the ecological and health costs are increased to reduce the financial cost.

For best holistic results food should be cultivated in a way that:

Food Resources


"Bioneers is an innovative nonprofit educational organization that highlights breakthrough solutions for restoring people and planet. Founded in 1990 in Santa Fe, New Mexico by social entrepreneurs Kenny Ausubel and Nina Simons, Bioneers advances the...

Harmony: A New Way of Looking at Our World

Harmony, a book by Prince Charles, Tony Juniper and Ian Skelly, focuses on the environment and interconnections between climate change, architecture and agriculture.

David Holmgren

Co-originator (1978) of Permaculture design system for sustainable living and land use, ecological builder and farmer, author, teacher and activist.

Albert Bates

Author of "The Biochar Solution: Carbon Farming and Climate Change" , former environmental rights lawyer, paramedic, brick mason, flour miller, and horse trainer. Board of directors member of The Farm, a pioneering intentional community in Tennessee for...

The Non-GMO Project

The Non-GMO Project is a mission-driven nonprofit organization dedicated to building and protecting a non-GMO food supply.

Organic Valley - Farmers Co-op

Organic Valley is an organic food brand and independent cooperative of organic farmers. Founded in 1988, Organic Valley is the nation’s largest farmer-owned organic cooperative and one of the world's largest organic consumer brands.

Joe Jenkins

Author of the 'Humanure Handbook'; "...maintains a business in north western Pennsylvania (Joseph Jenkins, Inc.), where he resides on 143 acres with a large garden, an orchard, several family members, and a compost pile or two."

Carolyn Herriot

Author, A Year on the Garden Path: A 52-Week Organic Gardening Guide, The Zero Mile Diet, and The Zero-Mile Diet Cookbook, and founder/operator, The Garden Path Centre


Canadian producer of fair trade and organic certified food products, owned by the worker-owned *La Siembra Co-operative*. Established in 1999, La Siembra became the first registered importers of Fairtrade Certified cocoa and sugar in North America.

Worldwatch Institute

Through research and outreach that inspire action, the Worldwatch Institute works to accelerate the transition to a sustainable world that meets human needs. The Institute's top mission objectives are universal access to renewable energy and nutritious...

AJ Curtis Biodynamic Orchards

A Bio-Dynamic Stone fruit orchard, a wide variety of Peaches available from December through to Easter. Plums, Apricot, Apples, Persimmons and Cherries seasonably available.First established as A.J.Curtis Regd. in 1950


Guayakí is an organic beverage company specializing in yerba mate products. The company partners with farming communities in South America’s Upper Paraná Atlantic rainforest to produce shade-grown organic yerba mate and to reforest their land with...

Cornucopia Institute

The Cornucopia Institute is a national food and farm policy watchdog group working to uphold the integrity of organic, local, and other forms of alternative agriculture. The 501(c)(3) non-profit organization is headquartered in Cornucopia, Wisconsin.


Olioex is a free smart-phone app meant to connect neighbours to share food and other things, rather than chuck them away. Olio is has more then a million users in 49 different countries.

Wendell Berry

American novelist, poet, environmental activist, cultural critic, academic and farmer. "At seventy-seven years old, Wendell Berry continues as a great contrary example to the compromises others take in stride. Instead of being at odds with his conscience,...

Source of organic einkorn berries, flour and flourmills

Fungi Perfecti

Fungi Perfecti is a company specialized in using mushrooms to improve the health of the planet and its people. Founded by mycologist and author Paul Stamets in 1980, Fungi Perfecti is a family-owned company that is Certified Organic by the Washington...

Peace Seeds

A Planetary Genome Pool Service; Plant Breeding for the Public Domain Pacific Northwest grown, open pollinated, organic seed. Founder and Director of Research: Alan Kapular. Through Peace Seeds and Peace Seedlings, the Kapulers promote the concepts of...

Farm the Land, Grow the Spirit

Stony Point Center's Farm the Land, Grow the Spirit Summer Institute is a multifaith earthcare program for young adults between the ages of 19 and 29. The program integrates multifaith study in the Jewish, Islamic, and Christian traditions with sustainable...

The Berry Center

Challenging the industrial agriculture system, The Berry Center advances a holistic, "whole horse" approach that takes nature as its measure, consults the genius of the place, and accepts no harm to the ecosphere. Addressing what it will take to "revive...

The Contrary Farmer

By Gene Logsdon, this collection of essays recommends cottage farming, the small-scale, part-time growing that aims to reduce food expenses and increase pleasure in living in a "tone that combines pragmatism, idealism ("Measure the value of products in...

Organic equivalency arrangements

Equivalency arrangements are trade agreements made with other countries. Canada only establishes an organic equivalency arrangement with another country after assessing and comparing the two regulatory systems, including the standards, to determine whether...

COG`s Guide to the Candian Organic Standards

We hope COG’s Guide will help Canadians understand the standards. Our goal is to help farmers, ranchers, processors and other producers to adapt their practices so their products can be certified as organic to the national standard.

Coop Directory Service

Online directory information source for natural food coops. The directory is maintained by the Data Commons Co-op and is focused on co-ops in the United States but also includes Canada, Australia, Northern Ireland, and the United Kingdom.

Keys to the Canadian Organic Standards and Regulations.

Article outlining the layers of regulation and relationship of federal standards and provincial organic certification bodies.

Fromagerie l'Ancêtre

A Canadian dairy that produces (tasty) organic butters and cheeses in an environmentally friendly way.

Silver Creek Nursery

organic fruit and nut tree nursery

The Land Institute

The Land Institute is a non-profit organization based in Salina, Kansas, that was founded in 1976 by Wes Jackson. The Land Institute’s work, led by a worldwide team of plant breeders and ecologists, is focused on developing perennial grains, pulses...

Misfits Market

Misfits Market is an online mail-order food store dedicated to making affordable, high-quality food more accessible while helping break the cycle of food waste. The company works directly with farmers to rescue organic produce and other grocery items...


LocalHarvest connects people looking for good food with local farmers who produce. LocalHarvest provides a directory of over 30,000 family farms and farmers markets, along with restaurants and grocery stores that feature local food. Food producers create...

Demeter USA

Demeter USA is the American certifier of Biodynamic farms and products. Biodynamic agriculture goes beyond organic, envisioning the farm as a self-contained and self-sustaining organism. In an effort to keep the farm, the farmer, the consumer, and the...

Organic Standards Candian Regulations

"Organic production is a holistic system designed to optimize the productivity and fitness of diverse communities within the agro-ecosystem, including soil organisms, plants, livestock and people. The principal goal of organic production is to develop...

Canadian Organic Standards

Hosted by the Organic Federation of Canada - A searchable version of the Canadian Organic Standards document.

Organic Certification & Production Q&A

The Canadian Organic Standards are a detailed set of principles, guidelines, and permitted substances that are used in the organic certification process. Canada’s Organic Standards are recognized as equivalent to the respective standards created by...

Kickstart international

KickStart (Founded by NIck Moon and Martin Fisher) designs low-cost, high quality irrigation pumps giving poor farmers in Africa access to year-round water. This helps them grow more crops, especially during the dry season, with the overall mission of...

Wines of Canada: Listing of Organic Wineries

Information about Canada's organic wine industry with listings of Organic wineries and clarification of label distinctions.

A large collection of active and diverse Permaculture articles and forums on most topics related to homesteading and sustainability, as well as video resources, podcasts and on site appropriate technology and permaculture courses.

Northwind Natural Foods Co-op

Ironwood, US sustainable food store.

Mille Lacs Area Food Co-op

Isle, US sustainable food store.

Summercorn Foods

Fayetteville, US sustainable food store.

Eat Local Eastport Co-op

Eastport, US sustainable food store.

Seward Co-op Grocery & Deli

Minneapolis, US sustainable food store.

Wachusett Food Co-op

Holden, US sustainable food store.

Plenty Wild Farms

Plenty Wild Farms is a small-scale, certified organic farm located in the Pemberton Valley that grows over 40 different types of vegetables including staples like carrots, potatoes & tomatoes as well as some unique and unusual offerings such as celeriac...

Harvest Food Co-op

Owatonna, US sustainable food store.

Yelm Food Co-op

Yelm, US sustainable food store.

Puget Consumers' Co-op - Kirkland

Kirkland, US sustainable food store.

Arroyo Food Coop

Pasadena, US sustainable food store.

Syracuse Real Food Co-op

Syracuse, US sustainable food store.

COABC member/supplier list

The certified (COABC) list of BC organic food suppliers; crop, animal, product, processor, supplies. A searchable database with over 750 entries throughout BC and some Yukon resources.

Natural Alternatives Food Co-op

Luck, US sustainable food store.

West Central Illinois Food Cooperative

Galesburg, US sustainable food store.

Adaptive Seeds

Adaptive Seeds was established in 2009 by Andrew Still and Sarah Kleeger. We are a certified organic, farm based seed company near Sweet Home, Oregon. We

Morningside Buying Club

Liberty, US sustainable food store.

Woodland Food Co-op

Woodland, US sustainable food store.

First Alternative Natural Food Co-op

Corvallis, US sustainable food store.

Three Rivers Market

Knoxville, US sustainable food store.

Port Orford Community Co-op

Port Orford, US sustainable food store.

Monroe Good Food Group

Monroe, US sustainable food store.

Plum Creek Food Co-op

Windom, US sustainable food store.

Moscow Food Co-op

Moscow, US sustainable food store.

Good Harvest Grocer

North Myrtle Beach, US sustainable food store.

Puget Consumers' Co-op - Greenlake

Seattle, US sustainable food store.

Springfield Food Co-op

Springfield, US sustainable food store.

St.Peter Food Co-op & Deli

Saint Peter, US sustainable food store.

Newark Natural Foods Cooperative

Newark, US sustainable food store.

Byron Bay Harvest

Wellesley Hills, US sustainable food store.

Jersey City Food Co-Operative

Jersey City, US sustainable food store.

Sevananda Food Co-op

Atlanta, US sustainable food store.

Growing Tree Natural Foods

Spencer, US sustainable food store.

Wild Rice Buying Club

Moorhead, US sustainable food store.

Dubuque Food Co-op

Dubuque, US sustainable food store.

Potsdam Consumer Co-op

Potsdam, US sustainable food store.

North County Cooperative Grocery

Minneapolis, US sustainable food store.

Bluff Country Co-op

Winona, US sustainable food store.

Puget Consumers' Co-op - West Seattle

Seattle, US sustainable food store.

Puget Consumers' Co-op - Offices

Seattle, US sustainable food store.

Inman Feed Mill Food Coop

An old country feed mill providing animal feed as well as nutritious human food for co-op customers.

Fiddleheads Food Co-op

A full service natural grocery, specializing in organic and/or local produce, locally made artisan foods, and now offering delivery service to Block Island and Fisher's Island via ferry.

Happy Healthy Human Organic Produce Coop/Buying Club

Indialantic, US sustainable food store.

Portland Food Co-op

Portland, US sustainable food store.


Ostro Organics Inc. is a small batch manufacturer of certified organic, cold pressed raw oils. The oils are extra cold pressed under very low pressure using a special cylindrical oil press. Located on Vancouver Island, a small family run business

Cooley Farm

Cooley Farm is a permaculture farm dedicated to the healing of mind, body, and spirit for the individual as well as the Earth and Her communities. As a sustainable polyculture farm we strive towards greater awareness concerning the eco-community as well...

Harmony Food Co-op

Bemidji, US sustainable food store.


A mixed fruit Organic Orchard in the Creston Valley

Essentials For Life

Fort Myers, US sustainable food store.

Tree Eater Nursery

Tree Eater Nursery is a small permaculturally-oriented homestead farm that provides fruit trees, nut trees, berry bushes and edible vines. Their mission is to help disseminate the greatest possible diversity of food-bearing perennial plants for immediate...

Three Rivers Food Co-op's Natural Grocery

Fort Wayne, US sustainable food store.

Purple Porch Co-op

Coop grocery store, cafe, and weekly market (wednesdays).

Minnesota Street Market

The Minnesota Street Market is a cooperatively owned store that sells local food and local art in downtown St. Joseph, MN.

East End Food Co-op

Pittsburgh, US sustainable food store.

Lakewinds Natural Foods

Minnetonka, US sustainable food store.

4th Street Food Co-op

New York, US sustainable food store.

Oak Center General Store Food Co-op

Lake City, US sustainable food store.

hOMegrown Living Foods

Makers and distributors of sprouted, organic, whole-food snacks, nuts, foods. "At hOMe we believe in the Power of Food as medicine and offer the most bio available, plant-based, low carbohydrate snacks with no refined sugar or preservatives. 100% Farm...

Takoma Park Food Co-op

Takoma Park, US sustainable food store.

Valley Food Co-op

Alamosa, US sustainable food store.

Growers Market

Eugene, US sustainable food store.

Otter Creek Food Co-op

Vergennes, US sustainable food store.

Renaissance Community Co-op

Greensboro, US sustainable food store.

Mixed Nuts

Amherst, US sustainable food store.

Fare Share Cooperative

Richmond, US sustainable food store.

Viroqua Food Cooperative

Viroqua, US sustainable food store.

People's Market

Amherst, US sustainable food store.

Whole Earth Grocery

River Falls, US sustainable food store.

Nature's Exchange

Aberdeen, US sustainable food store.

Yahara River Grocery Cooperative

Stoughton, US sustainable food store.

Affiliated Food Co-op, Inc.

Norfolk, US sustainable food store.

Esperance Co-op

Esperance, US sustainable food store.

Sierra Vista Food Cooperative

Sierra Vista, US sustainable food store.

Blue Springs Food Club

Blue Springs, US sustainable food store.

Finland Cooperative

Finland, US sustainable food store.

Farmer Dave's

Dracut, US sustainable food store.

La Montanita Food Co-op: Nob Hill

Albuquerque, US sustainable food store.

Rising Tide Co-op

Damariscotta, US sustainable food store.

Organic Buying Club Metro Detroit

Fraser, US sustainable food store.

Simple Times Farm Market & Buying Club

Grand Blanc, US sustainable food store.

Food Front Cooperative Grocery

Portland, US sustainable food store.

First Alternative Natural Foods Co-op

Corvallis, US sustainable food store.

White River Co-op

Randolph, US sustainable food store.

Valley Co-op of Washington County

The mission of the Valley Co-op is to promote an involved community by offering local, healthy and wholesome foods and products, and to inspire members to make informed choices.

Putney Food Co-op

Putney, US sustainable food store.

Badger Town & Country Store

Badger, US sustainable food store.

Common Ground Food Co-op

Urbana, US sustainable food store.

Great Basin Community Food Coop

Reno, US sustainable food store.

Park Slope Food Co-op

Brooklyn, US sustainable food store.

Olympia Food Co-op

Olympia, US sustainable food store.

Valley Market

Staunton, US sustainable food store.

Mega Pik N Save

Eau Claire, US sustainable food store.

Commonhealth Foods Co-op Outlet

Superior, US sustainable food store.

North Coast Co-op, Arcata

Arcata, US sustainable food store.

Main Market Co-Op

Spokane, US sustainable food store.

Pomme De Terre Food Co-op

Morris, US sustainable food store.

Chatam Marketplace

Pittsboro, US sustainable food store.

Gregg L. Friedman MD Organic Coop

Hallandale, US sustainable food store.

Greener Living Co-op

Wauchula, US sustainable food store.

West Orlando Healthy Families

Orlando, US sustainable food store.

West Michigan Co-op

Grand Rapids, US sustainable food store.

Community Food Co-op

Bozeman, US sustainable food store.

Hanover Co-op: Lebanon

Lebanon, US sustainable food store.

Rainbow Whole Foods Co-op Grocery, Deli and Café

Jackson, US sustainable food store.

Berkshire Co-op Market

Great Barrington, US sustainable food store.

Madison Market/Central Co-op

Seattle, US sustainable food store.

Topeka Natural Food Coop

Topeka, US sustainable food store.

Linden Hills Food Co-op

Minneapolis, US sustainable food store.

Skagit Valley Food Co-op

Mount Vernon, US sustainable food store.

Leverett Village Co-op

Leverett, US sustainable food store.

Good Earth Market

Billings, US sustainable food store.

Ozark Natural Foods Co-op

Fayetteville, US sustainable food store.

Capital Region Food and Agriculture Initiatives Roundtable

Promoting healthy and sustainable food systems through networking events and education in the Capital Region of Vancouver Island. Hosts an annual Farmer2farmer regional conference and quarterly events.

Rainbow Gardens Co-op

Ridgway, US sustainable food store.

Deep Roots Market

Greensboro, US sustainable food store.

Willimantic Food Co-op

Willimantic, US sustainable food store.

Glut Food Co-op

Mount Rainier, US sustainable food store.

Wooster Natural Foods

Wooster, US sustainable food store.

Everybody's Healthfood Market

Long Prairie, US sustainable food store.

"Best of the Blessed" Healthy Food Co-op

Denton, US sustainable food store.

Silver City Food Co-op

Silver City, US sustainable food store.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op

Menomonie, US sustainable food store.

Grain Train Natural Food Market

Petoskey, US sustainable food store.

New Leaf Market Co-Op

Tallahassee, US sustainable food store.

Kissimmee Organic Co-op

Kissimmee, US sustainable food store.

Davis Food Co-op

Davis, US sustainable food store.

Neighborhood Co-op Grocery

Carbondale, US sustainable food store.

Fare Share Market

Norway, US sustainable food store.

Paradise Island Foods, Ltd

Since 1978, Paradise Island Foods has strived to make various food products more accessible to Vancouver Island residents. While accessibility remains a priority, our focus has shifted to providing natural and organic dairy options in response to our...

Hungry Hollow Co-op

Spring Valley, US sustainable food store.

Fieldstone Organics

Fieldstone Organics is British Columbia's only certified organic grain handling facility, serving local communities by providing organic whole grains, legumes & seeds for bulk, wholesale and retail consumers.

Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op

Sacramento, US sustainable food store.

Citizens Co-op

Full service Co-op with In house prepared foods and a focus on local produce and products.

Cape Ann Food Co-op

Gloucester, US sustainable food store.

Keller Texas Produce Co-op

Keller, US sustainable food store.

Salem Food Cooperative

Salem, US sustainable food store.

Wheatsfield Cooperative Grocery

Ames, US sustainable food store.

Summerhill Pyramid Winery

Summerhill Pyramid Winery features organic and biodynamic wine grown in the beautiful Okanagan Valley in Kelowna, British Columbia. Through their leadership on organic and sustainable growing practices, Summerhill has helped support or convert over 200...

Life Grocery Natural Food Co-op & Café

Marietta, US sustainable food store.

Flatbush Food Cooperative

Brooklyn, US sustainable food store.

Tidal Creek Cooperative Food Market

Wilmington, US sustainable food store.

Purple Dragon Co-op

Glen Ridge, US sustainable food store.

Food Conspiracy Co-op

Tucson, US sustainable food store.

Karma Co-op

Karma Co-op is a non-profit food co-operative that stocks a wide range of zero-waste products, local and organic produce, bulk products and household products.

People's Food Co-op & Café Verde

Ann Arbor, US sustainable food store.

Alfalfa House Food Co-op

Austerlitz, US sustainable food store.

Clear Creek Food Co-op

Richmond, US sustainable food store.

Oldfort Co-op

Cleveland, US sustainable food store.

Riverwest Co-op Grocery & Café

Milwaukee, US sustainable food store.

Northwoods Whole Foods Co-op

Ely, US sustainable food store.

My Organic Food Club

Boca Raton, US sustainable food store.

Duluth Whole Foods Co-op

Duluth, US sustainable food store.

Iron River Grocery Co-op

Ashland, US sustainable food store.

Natural Roads Food Co-op

Wheeling, US sustainable food store.

Placerville Natural Food Co-op

Placerville, US sustainable food store.

Plainfield Cooperative Buying Club

Plainfield, US sustainable food store.

Gardiner Food Co-op & Café

The Gardiner Food Co-op is a consumer-owned cooperative working to bring Maine food to Maine tables. Everyone is welcome to shop and anyone can join to become a member-owner. Opened in 2015, the Co-op is a welcoming space offering produce, meat, dairy,...

Order From Chaos Buying Club

Columbia, US sustainable food store.

Wedge Community Co-op

Minneapolis, US sustainable food store.

Better Foods Co-op

Chattanooga, US sustainable food store.

Brattleboro Food Co-op

Readsboro, US sustainable food store.

Outpost Natural Foods Co-op: Wauwatosa

Milwaukee, US sustainable food store.

The Dill Pickle Co-op

Dill Pickle Food Co-op offers healthy food choices and the benefits of cooperative practice to build a vibrant local community and more sustainable world. We meet community needs and strengthen area diversity through products, services, and education....

Apple Luscious Organic Orchard

Over 200 apple varieties, specializing in heritage, connoisseur and red-fleshed varieties. Organically grown – using only natural fertilizers such as seaweed, manures, oyster shell and hay mulch. Non-irrigated – use of M111 rootstock combined with...

Eastside Food Co-op

Minneapolis, US sustainable food store.

Good Tern Natural Foods Co-op

Rockland, US sustainable food store.

Living Organics Buying Club

Medicine Hat, Canada sustainable food store.

Ocean Beach People's Organic Food Co-op

San Diego, US sustainable food store.

Granary Food Co-op

Ortonville, US sustainable food store.

Seminole Natural Foods

Longwood, US sustainable food store.

Rochester Good Food Co-op

Rochester, US sustainable food store.

Michael "Skeeter" Pilarski

Michael Pilarski, Founder and Director of Friends of the Trees Society. Michael is a life-long student of plants and earth repair. His farming career started in 2nd grade and his organic farming career began in 1972 at age 25. Michael founded Friends...

Wild Sage Natural Foods Cooperative

Gallup, US sustainable food store.

Islands Organic Producers Association

An organic certifying body on Vancouver Island to which farmers may apply for organic certification and information about the certification process. Also an association of certified farms. Events, meetings, conferences, newsletters. Assistance for applications. Member...

Fulton County Food Co-op

Wauseon, US sustainable food store.

Maple City Market

Goshen, US sustainable food store.

Stevens Point Area Food Co-op

Stevens Point, US sustainable food store.

Westholme Tea Company

Westholme Tea Company sources pure, organic loose leaf teas from around the world, offering unique tea blends, including 100% Canadian tea, rich with the terroir of the West Coast.

Choice Foods Co-op

Royal Oak, US sustainable food store.

The Co-op Natural Foods

Sioux Falls, US sustainable food store.

Mountain People's Market

Morgantown, US sustainable food store.

Nature's Best Natural Food Co-op

Milbank, US sustainable food store.

Natural Foods Market & Buyers Co-op

Pueblo, US sustainable food store.

River Market Community Co-op

Stillwater, US sustainable food store.

Community Co-op

Little Falls, US sustainable food store.

Island City Food Co-op

Cumberland, US sustainable food store.

Sonoita Buying Club

Sonoita, US sustainable food store.

Healthy Foods Co-op

Lexington, US sustainable food store.

Corners of the Mouth Natural Foods

Mendocino, US sustainable food store.

Ferry Food Co-op

Republic, US sustainable food store.

Honest Weight Food Coop

Albany, US sustainable food store.

Viola Food Co-op

Viola, US sustainable food store.

Crumb's Bakery

Athens, US sustainable food store.

Just Local Food Cooperative

Eau Claire, US sustainable food store.

Middlebury Natural Foods Co-op & Café

Middlebury, US sustainable food store.

Mountain Community Co-op

Eatonville, US sustainable food store.

Roanoke Natural Foods Co-op

Roanoke, US sustainable food store.

Barrels Community Market

Co-op local food store and cafe in the heart of downtown Waterville, Maine.

Just Food Co-op

Northfield, US sustainable food store.

Rainbow Health Foods

Richmond, US sustainable food store.

Buffalo Mountain Food Co-op

Hardwick, US sustainable food store.

La Montanita Food Co-op: Santa Fe

Santa Fe, US sustainable food store.

Leda Organic Farm

Gary, Jacquie, and Louis Swann are managing their farm biodynamically. They have a large garden, chickens and Highland cattle.

Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market

Gloversville, US sustainable food store.

Mountain People's Co-op

Nederland, US sustainable food store.

Sunset West Food Co-op

We are the only food co-op on the tip of the northwest coast. We have a Buyer's Club, grocery and eatery. We are a life style with a social edge!

Upper Valley Food Co-op

White River Junction, US sustainable food store.

SLO Natural Foods Coop

San Luis Obispo, US sustainable food store.

The Gathering Place Trading Company

Gathering Place Trading is a family owned business committed to organic farming, sustainability, and social responsibility. They source only the finest hand harvested salts, herbs, spices dried fruits and teas. Connecting face to face with other family...

Green Fields Market

Greenfield, US sustainable food store.

North Coast Co-op, Eureka

Eureka, US sustainable food store.

Chequamegon Food Co-op

Ashland, US sustainable food store.

New Pioneer Co-op

Iowa City, US sustainable food store.

Higher Ground

Cornelia, US sustainable food store.

Cook County Whole Foods Co-op

Grand Marais, US sustainable food store.

Basic Cooperative

Janesville, US sustainable food store.

Jumplight Farms

Lake Worth, US sustainable food store.

Buying Club

Jacksonville, US sustainable food store.

Other Avenues Community Food Store

San Francisco, US sustainable food store.

GreenStar Cooperative Market

Ithaca, US sustainable food store.

Green Tree Grocery

Mount Pleasant, US sustainable food store.

Winnetoon Mall Co-op

Winnetoon, US sustainable food store.

Puget Consumers' Co-op - Redmond

Redmond, US sustainable food store.

Oryana Food Cooperative

Traverse City, US sustainable food store.

La Montanita Food Co-op: Gallup

Gallup, US sustainable food store.

Organic Christians Buying Club/Food Co-op

An organic food co-op for the Lake Norman area. Organic Christians Buying Club is member based with convenient online ordering with several pick up locations in Mooresville, Salisbury, & Huntersville, NC. Sign up for monthly membership and receive your...

Willy Street Co-op

Madison, US sustainable food store.

Community Mercantile

Lawrence, US sustainable food store.

Rail City Market Co-op

Saint Albans, US sustainable food store.

Portland People's Food Co-op

Portland, US sustainable food store.

Alberta Cooperative Grocery

Portland, US sustainable food store.

Market Street Co-Op

Fort Kent, US sustainable food store.

Puget Consumers' Co-op - Fremont

Seattle, US sustainable food store.

Chatham Real Food Market Co-op

Chatham, US sustainable food store.

City Market - Onion River Co-op

Burlington, US sustainable food store.

Selene Whole Foods Co-op

Media, US sustainable food store.

Adamant Co-op

Adamant, US sustainable food store.

Oxford Hills Food Cooperative

Norway, US sustainable food store.

Wheatsville Food Co-op

Austin, US sustainable food store.

Helmer's Organic Farm

A fourth generation family owned and operated farm in the Pemberton Valley specializing in spectacular tasting organic potatoes — with up to 18 varieties chosen for specific taste and cooking characteristic. Helmer's Organic Farm has been farmed...

Open Harvest Natural Foods Co-op

Lincoln, US sustainable food store.

Ever'man Cooperative Grocery & Cafe

Pensacola, US sustainable food store.

GrassRoots Cooperative and Cafe

GrassRoots Cooperative and Cafe is a member owned grocery and cafe located in beautiful downtown Anoka, MN.

Countryside Co-op

Hackensack, US sustainable food store.

Akron Cooperative Market

Akron, US sustainable food store.

Lost River Market & Deli

Paoli, US sustainable food store.

Quincy Natural Foods Co-op

Quincy, US sustainable food store.

Spray Creek Ranch

Spray Creek Ranch is a 260 acre (100 hectare) farm in the rain shadow of British Columbia’s Coast Mountains in the Northern St’at’imc Territory, 15 km south of Lillooet. A certified organic and diversified regenerative farm using ecological principles...

Park Street Service Center

Hanover, US sustainable food store.

Maryland Food Co-op

College Park, US sustainable food store.

Natural Bounty Buying Club

Galway, US sustainable food store.

Alberni Valley Gleaning Project

The Alberni Valley Gleaning Project takes un-used fruit, nuts, and vegetables and distributes them throughout the community. Apples, Plums, Pears, Walnuts, Hazelnuts, Grapes, Tomatoes, Raspberries, Blueberries, Blackberries, etc. Fruit harvested by...

Kandi Cupboard

Willmar, US sustainable food store.

Creekside Coop

Elkins Park, US sustainable food store.

The Cooperative Grocery (The CoG)

Emeryville, US sustainable food store.

Olympia Food Co-op - East

Olympia, US sustainable food store.

Puget Consumers' Co-op - View Ridge

Seattle, US sustainable food store.

West Enderby Farm

Paddy Doherty and Elaine Spearing have been farming on this 40 acre site since 2011. Organic wholesale production of carrots, beets, broccoli, cabbage, onions, shallots and cauliflower.

High Plains Food Coop

Englewood, US sustainable food store.

Linden Hills Natural Home

Minneapolis, US sustainable food store.

Polyface Farms

Operated by Joel Salatin, Polyface Farms is dedicated to the principles of Transparency (anyone is welcome to visit the farm anytime), grass based livestock (animals are moved frequently to new "salad bars," offering landscape healing and nutritional...

Utah Co-op

The Utah Coop is a member-owned and operated food store. All residents of Utah are automatically members and may shop, and share responsibilities and benefits equally. We strive to be a responsible and ethical neighbor, opperating as a buying agent for...

Castine Co-op

Castine, US sustainable food store.

Salal Cafe

Port Townsend, US sustainable food store.

Sno-Isle Natural Foods Co-op

Everett, US sustainable food store.

Fresh Life Natural Food Coop

Chattanooga, US sustainable food store.

Durham Co-op Grocery

Durham, US sustainable food store.

River City Food Co-op

Evansville, US sustainable food store.

Mountain View Market

Las Cruces, US sustainable food store.

Twin Pines Food Co-op - Thrift Shop- Kayak Club

Port Washington, US sustainable food store.

Sugar Beet Food Co-op

Sugar Beet Food Co-op is open to the general public everyday from 7am - 9pm. Started by a group of neighbors in 2012, Sugar Beet Food Co-op was created to provide a marketplace for local growers and producers and greater access to local food. Sugar Beet...

Trillium Natural Foods Community Co-op

Mount Horeb, US sustainable food store.

Good Food Store

Food co-op providing locally-produced, organic, and bulk foods in Missoula Montan.

Sussex County Food Co-op

Newton, US sustainable food store.

La Montanita Food Co-op: Valley

Albuquerque, US sustainable food store.

Puget Consumers' Co-op - Seward Park

Seattle, US sustainable food store.

Riverbend Market Cooperative

Red Wing, US sustainable food store.

Common Market Co-op

Frederick, US sustainable food store.

New Orleans Food Co-op

New Orleans, US sustainable food store.

Good Foods Market & Café

Lexington, US sustainable food store.


Ossian, US sustainable food store.

Santa Rosa Community Market & Café

Santa Rosa, US sustainable food store.

Jura Books Food Co-op

South Wales, US sustainable food store.

Co-op Community Food Market

Hanover, US sustainable food store.

City Food Co-op (Buying Group of St. Louis)

Saint Louis, US sustainable food store.

BriarPatch Co-op Natural Foods Community Market

Grass Valley, US sustainable food store.

People's Food Co-op of Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo, US sustainable food store.

Pogue's Run Grocer

Indianapolis, US sustainable food store.

Nutshell Co-op

Wardsboro, US sustainable food store.

Isla Vista Food Co-op

Goleta, US sustainable food store.

Port Townsend Food Co-op

Established in 1972, the Port Townsend Food Co-op is a full-service organic foods market providing affordable organic foods. The Co-op has more than 6,000 active owner-members and it employs about 100 community.

Rutland Area Food Co-op

Rutland, US sustainable food store.

Hendersonville Community Co-op

Hendersonville, US sustainable food store.

Midtown Food Coop

Memphis, US sustainable food store.

Kokua Market Natural Foods Co-op

Honolulu, US sustainable food store.

Ideal Green Market Cooperative

Natural food coop providing local, sustainable and healthy food and products to the residents and visitors to the Brainerd Lakes/Whitefish area.

Wholistic Food Options

Norwich, US sustainable food store.

Bolinas Peoples Store

Bolinas, US sustainable food store.

Swarthmore Co-op

Swarthmore, US sustainable food store.

Federation of Ohio River Cooperatives

Columbus, US sustainable food store.

Camino / La Siembra Coop

Camino is a line of organic and fair trade food products (especially chocolate) produced by La Siembra Co-operative aiming to reconnect consumers with family farmers and promote the co-operative model of sustainable, democratic, participatory and transparent...

Tonasket Natural Foods Co-op

Tonasket, US sustainable food store.

Daily Groceries Food Co-op

Athens, US sustainable food store.

Outpost Natural Foods Co-op

Milwaukee, US sustainable food store.

Bisbee Food Co-op

The Bisbee Food Co-op natural and organic groceries, produce, wines, beers, bulk foods & herbs and more. The BFC supports local farmers, gardeners and organizations.

Greenbelt Consumer Cooperative

Greenbelt, US sustainable food store.

Abundance Cooperative Market

Rochester, US sustainable food store.

Anita's Organic Grain mill

Anita's mills and distributes organic and sprouted grains in British Columbia Canada.

Natural Harvest Whole Food Co-op

Virginia, US sustainable food store.

Pocatello Co-op

Pocatello, US sustainable food store.

Durango Natural Foods

Durango, US sustainable food store.

In Good Taste

Vineland, US sustainable food store.

Sunseed Food Co-op, Inc.

Cape Canaveral, US sustainable food store.

Neighborhood Natural Foods Coop

Ashland, US sustainable food store.


Larne, United Kingdom sustainable food store.

The Green Mustache Organic Café

"At the Green Moustache Organic Café optimum health tastes good. We are serious about 100% organic, gluten + dairy free, whole food cuisine*, and we always make sure it’s made with laughter and love. Delicious, nutrient-rich, plant-based food is the...

Natural Foods Co-op/Market

Litchfield, US sustainable food store.

Co-op Market Grocery & Deli

Fairbanks, US sustainable food store.

SDA Coop

Sterling, US sustainable food store.

Tacoma Food Co-operative

Tacoma, US sustainable food store.

Natural Food Co-op

Dover, US sustainable food store.

New Life Food Club

Dayton, US sustainable food store.

Wintergreen Food Coop

Albert Lea, US sustainable food store.

The Village Store Co-op

Cambridge, US sustainable food store.

Islands Organic Producers Association/member list

A farm-by-farm list of all the certified organic farms that are member of IOPA and located on Vancouver or surrounding islands. For sale crops, food products, names and contact information all listed. An island organic farm encyclopedia.

Naturally Good Food

Spring Hill, US sustainable food store.

Hillsdale Family Food Co-op

Hillsdale, US sustainable food store.

Bread and Roses Food Cooperative

Tallahassee, US sustainable food store.

Greater Baker Food Co-op

Baker City, US sustainable food store.

Bloomingfoods Near West Side

Bloomington, US sustainable food store.

Keweenaw Food Co-op

Hancock, US sustainable food store.

COABC-Certified Organic Associations of BC

COABC is the umbrella organic certification organization of BC; maintaining and distributing and educating on the certified organic standards for BC. Included on the site is a how-to apply for certification, a searchable database of registered organic...

Oceana Natural Foods Co-op

Oceana is a health food store specializing in natural foods, organic produce, gluten free items, and GMO free foods.

Harvest Co-op Markets

Jamaica Plain, US sustainable food store.

Otherworld Food Co-op, Inc.

An organization that places collective orders for organic and authentic food and bulk items to share.

Hanover Co-op Food Store

Hanover, US sustainable food store.

City Foods Co-op

Lafayette, US sustainable food store.

Bellingham Community Food Co-op

Voted Bellingham's best grocery store, the Bellingham Community Food Co-op organic, local, & natural groceries and to-go meals made in-house.

Valley Natural Foods Co-op

Burnsville, US sustainable food store.

Western Praire Food Co-op

Dawson, US sustainable food store.

Iowa Food Cooperative

Somewhere between a coop distributor, buying club, and grocery store, the Iowa Food Coop hosts over 125 local producer-members; consumer-members browse available products during each shopping cycle (bi-weekly/monthly), order, and pick-up on a specified...

George Street Co-op

New Brunswick, US sustainable food store.

Little River Co-op

Wimauma, US sustainable food store.

Ashland Food Co-op

Ashland, US sustainable food store.

Mariposa Co-op

Philadelphia, US sustainable food store.

Haywood Road Market

Asheville, US sustainable food store.

Doylestown Food Co-op

A community-based grocery store providing access to healthy, fresh, local, and organic products.

Colville North Country Co-op

Colville, US sustainable food store.

Fort Collins Food Co-op

Fort Collins, US sustainable food store.

Belfast Co-op

Belfast, US sustainable food store.

Puget Consumers' Co-op - Issaquah

Issaquah, US sustainable food store.

Marquette Food Co-op

Marquette, US sustainable food store.

Main Street Market Whole Foods Co-op

Rice Lake, US sustainable food store.

St. J. Food Co-op

Saint Johnsbury, US sustainable food store.

Spiral Natural Foods Co-op & Grocery

Hastings, US sustainable food store.

Plainfield Coop

Plainfield, US sustainable food store.

Amazing Grains Natural Food Market

Grand Forks, US sustainable food store.

Mississippi Market Natural Foods Co-op

Saint Paul, US sustainable food store.

River Valley Market

Northampton, US sustainable food store.

Alternative Food Co-op

Wakefield, US sustainable food store.

Oneota Community Food Co-op

Decorah, US sustainable food store.

Weaver Street Market

Carrboro, US sustainable food store.

NuWaters Co-op

Located in the historic Eldorado Ballroom building (downstairs-parking in the rear) on the corner of Elgin and Dowling in 3rd Ward. This co-op eliminates the food desert designation for this community. It is member owned and operated retail food co-op....

Crow Wing Food Co-op

Brainerd, US sustainable food store.

Huajatollas Food Co-op

Gardner, US sustainable food store.

Takoma Park Silver Spring Coop

Silver Spring, US sustainable food store.

Kresge Food Co-op

Santa Cruz, US sustainable food store.

The Food Coop

La Jolla, US sustainable food store.

14 Carrots Natural Foods Co-op

New London, US sustainable food store.

Moonflower Community Cooperative

Moab, US sustainable food store.

Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners association

A series of workshops, covering theory and hands-on practice in organic fruit tree and orchard management. Designed for beginner to intermediate orchardists managing backyard plantings to larger orchards.

Bethesda Co-op

Cabin John, US sustainable food store.

Lexington Co-operative Market

Buffalo, US sustainable food store.

Natural Living Organic Food Co-op

A certified non-GMO store, with organic food bulk buying club for members and a grocery store open to the public.

Suny Binghamton Co-op

Binghamton, US sustainable food store.

Community Store Co-op

Frederick, US sustainable food store.

New Pioneer Bakehouse

Coralville, US sustainable food store.

Trinity United Church of Christ

Akron, US sustainable food store.

Know Your Farms (Distributor/Buying Club)

Davidson, US sustainable food store.

Hartland's Nutrition Connection Cooperative

Hartland, US sustainable food store.

Sweet Grass Food Co-op

Douglas, US sustainable food store.

Organic Produce Buying Club of South Florida

Columbus, United States of America sustainable food store.

Blue Hill Co-op Community Market & Cafe

Blue Hill, US sustainable food store.

Weavers Way Cooperative Association

Philadelphia, US sustainable food store.

Prairieland Market

Salina, US sustainable food store.

True Grain

True Grain sells organic bread, pasteries and flours made only from locally grown organic grains.

French Broad Food Co-op

Asheville, US sustainable food store.

Co-opportunity Consumers Co-op

Santa Monica, US sustainable food store.

Crozet Natural Foods

Crozet, US sustainable food store.

Boise Consumer Co-op

Boise, US sustainable food store.

East Lansing Food Co-op

East Lansing, US sustainable food store.

Chico Natural Foods

Chico, US sustainable food store.

The Ark Buying Club

Kapaa, US sustainable food store.

Concord Cooperative Market

Concord, US sustainable food store.

High Falls Food Coop

High Falls, US sustainable food store.

Good Cheap Food

Delhi, US sustainable food store.

Vancouver Food Cooperative

Vancouver, US sustainable food store.

Phoenix Earth Food Co-op

Toledo, US sustainable food store.

Breadroot Natural Foods Co-op

Rapid City, US sustainable food store.

Ukiah Natural Foods

Ukiah, US sustainable food store.

Rainbow Food Co-op

Blue Earth, US sustainable food store.

Chadron Natural Food Co-op

Chadron, US sustainable food store.

Foothills Co-op

Richmond, US sustainable food store.

Rabbit Run Buying Club

Raymond, US sustainable food store.

Good Food Co-op

Youngstown, US sustainable food store.

Bloomingfoods Downtown

Bloomington, US sustainable food store.

Rochester People's Food Co-op

Founded in 1970 by the members of a food-buying club, People's Food Co-op is owned by over 3000 member owners and is a member of the National Cooperative Grocers Association and the United States Federation of Worker Cooperatives.

SE KS Buying Club

Independence, US sustainable food store.

Big Hollow Food Coop

Laramie, US sustainable food store.

People's Grocery Co-Op

Our mission is to provide a marketing and purchasing outlet for minimally processed, high quality nutritional food and other goods and services, as desired by member/owners, at the best possible price.

Central City Co-op

Houston, US sustainable food store.

City Center Market

Cambridge, US sustainable food store.

Straddle Creek Food Co-op

Mount Carroll, US sustainable food store.

Hunger Mountain Co-op

Montpelier, US sustainable food store.

Rainbow Grocery Co-op

San Francisco, US sustainable food store.

Coos Head Food Co-op

North Bend, US sustainable food store.

Bloomingfoods Market & Deli

Bloomington, US sustainable food store.

Light Foods Co-op

Malverne, US sustainable food store.

Eden Tree Farm

An Alberni Valley permaculture farm and education site provides consulting services and support for community projects. Teeny-tiny, 'beyond organic' permaculture farm in the Alberni Valley. We sell plants, produce, meats, herbs and organic garden supplies...

Erie Whole Foods Co-op

Erie, US sustainable food store.

Good Earth Food Co-op

Saint Cloud, US sustainable food store.

Ypsilanti Food Co-op

Ypsilanti, US sustainable food store.

Kent Natural Foods Co-op

Kent, US sustainable food store.

Upstate Food Co-op

Six Mile, US sustainable food store.

Plattsburgh North Country Co-op

Plattsburgh, US sustainable food store.

Rich Harvest

Boone, US sustainable food store.

Touchstone Bakery

Seattle, US sustainable food store.

College Street Bakery

Clarksville, US sustainable food store.

Cass Corridor Food Co-op

Detroit, US sustainable food store.

Natural Abundance Food Co-op

Aberdeen, US sustainable food store.

Organic Alaska

Anchorage, US sustainable food store.

Caju Food Coop

We specialize in Asian grocery items (especially Korean) such as sea weeds, sesame seeds, sesame oil, asian beans, asian grains, asian fruits, bean pastes, chili pastes, etc. We have a very small store so item selections are very limited. It is good for...

Eats Natural Foods Co-op

Blacksburg, US sustainable food store.

BC Farms & Food

The Vancouver Island Farms & Food Map is a guide to farms and fresh local produce on southern Vancouver Island and Salt Spring Island.

Hampden Park Food Co-op

Saint Paul, US sustainable food store.

Wild Oats Cooperative

Williamstown, US sustainable food store.

Eastford Food Co-op Buying Club

Hampton, US sustainable food store.

Honest Food Farm

Brandi and Yuri Zebroff come from a long line of organic farmers in the Similkameen Valley. They grow a wide selection of certified organic fruit, vegetables and flowers, including numerous heirloom/specialty varieties.

Amazing Grains

Lawrence, US sustainable food store.

SPUD is a local online organic food delivery company, proudly serving four urban areas in Western Canada. SPUD delivers local, organic groceries to your home or office for free. They service 4 urban areas in Western Canada (Vancouver, Victoria, Edmonton,...

Sunny Brae Farm

Sunny Brae Farm presented with a Century Farm Award for the contributions the family has made to B.C.’s agriculture industry and economy over the past one hundred years. Founded in 1888, the 115 acre farm is owned and run by third-generation Mike Manson...

Blossoms Raw Chocolate

Each chocolate is handmade and fused with Ayurvedic and Reiki medicine. The ingredients are sustainably sourced to support the highest quality product available and help indigenous communities thrive. The recipes are mused by the Great Mother...

Spirit Square Farmers market

The Spirit Square Farmers' Market is held every Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to 12 noon,in Spirit Square at the picturesque Harbour Quay, year round. Our purpose is to connect urban customers with local farmers to supply the best fresh,locally grown food...

Kloverdalen Farm

A mixed vegetable certified organic farm operationing in the Comox Valley, BC. Natural and minimally invasive farming practices, respect for the natural systems and supporting the soil. Crops include organic seedlings, a long list of spring, summer...

SunTrio Farm

A 4 acre certified organic farm offering: Garlic, Carrots, Kale, Cabbage, Squash, Peppers, Tomatoes, Cucumber, Sweet Potatoes, Beets, Melons, Salad Greens, Raspberries, Blueberries, Haskap Berries, Apples, Figs, Microgreens (Sunflower, Pea, Buckwheat,...

Sweet Acres Farm

Sweet Acres Farm is a small, mixed vegetable farm located on leased land in Langford, BC. We proudly grow over 40 different varieties of Vegetables and Herbs, Microgreens (Pea Shoots, mixed), Vegetable and Herb Transplants.

Sweet P Farm

Garlic, Coriander Seed, Certified organic since 2013.

Naked Naturals Whole Foods

Founded in 2006 Naked Naturals offers food that is organic, as well as ecologically, ethically, and locally produced.


A family run business supplying fair-trade, organic, non GMO spices, chocolate and chocolate bars, soda syrups, drink mixes, essential oils and more to retailers throughout BC and Canada. Online store, in Canada-wide retailers and seasonally, at their...

Lost Savanna Farm

Lost Savanna Farm is a 73 acre Certified Organic and Biodynamic farm. It produces certified organic eggs, organic pasture raised chicken, pork and beef for Courtenay, Campbell River and beyond the Comox Valley.

Tilth Alliance

The Tilth Alliance programs teach adults and children how to grow food, compost, garden organically, raise urban livestock, and conserve natural resources.


Organic and local food in Powell river.

Linnaea Farm Society

An ecological agriculture oasis on Cortes Island: workshops, family farmstays, CSA and farm stand. Agricultural internships, coop Guild membership for islanders, weekly market sales, education

West Wood Organics

Established in 1993 West Wood Organics offers a wide range of gluten-free, vegan and soy-free products.

Pro Organics

Pro Organics is one of Canada’s largest distributors of organic goods.


Regenerative Design: Water, Food, Energy, Lifestyle Our objective is to live a reasonable life where our home is an extension of nature; where the systems incorporate bio-mimicry for both function and beauty. All systems work with nature to create a...

ALM Organic Farm

ALM Organic Farm is a 15 acre organic farm located in Sooke on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. Certified organic since 1994 (IOPA#401). We grow outstanding produce, herbs and flowers for farmers’ markets, special events, local restaurants and...

Aphrodite's Organic Cafe and Pie Shop

Aphrodite’s is more than a restaurant and pie shop, it’s a community fiercely dedicated to wild, organic, local and sustainable food. They work directly with local farms and producers to ensure that their menu has the smallest ecological footprint...

Carriac Farm

Carriac farm provides certified organic fruits and vegetables including squash, melons, tomatoes, peppers, and strawberries.

Wildflower Produce

A permaculture, organic, intensive farm and orchard on Cortes Island. Multi-variety vegies and fruits, organic eggs. CSA weekly boxes in summer, market and store sales and farm stand.

Peoples Food Coop

Grocer offering local, organic & sustainable food items plus an on-site, year-round farmer's market. "We cultivate strong relationships with the food we eat, the people who produce it, and the friends and family we share it with. We strive to buy directly...

Nanoose Edibles Organic Farm

A 23 acre mixed crop, year round organic farm in Nanoose Bay, Vancouver Island, run by Barb and Lorne Ebell, long time organic farmers and researchers. CSA, U Pick, farm stand and store. Seedlings and full range vegetables, eggs, fruits and berries;...

Glenora Farm

Glenora Farm is a life-sharing community, where adults with developmental disabilities live, work and learn together with their caregivers.

Big Fir Farm

Organic vegetables from Cortes Island. Available through market sales, local stores and through direct contact. Anne and Sam

East Is East

East is East is a dream borne from the minds and hearts of Mustafa and Razaviah, siblings of Afghan descent. Escaping Afghanistan as a family during the soviet war, they relocated in India and traveled throughout the country absorbing the culture through...

8 and A Half Acres Farm

8 1/2 Acres is a family owned farm located in the Cowichan Valley at the base of scenic Mt. Prevost. Certified organic through the Islands Organic Producers Association (IOPA # 1954), we grow a wide variety of quality fruits, vegetables, culinary herbs...

Hoch Orchard & Gardens

Certified organic farm producing quality fruit with minimal pesticide use.

Salt Spring Sprouts & Mushrooms

Salt Spring Sprouts is a small-scale food producing operation based on a 6.5 acre farm on Salt Spring Island. Permaculture design, full use of mushroom compost, recycled water systems, education. A full range of organic sprouts grown aeroponically, shitaake...

Beaver Meadows Farm/Natural Pastures

Certified Organically raised beef. Enjoy tasty, healthy rewards from our natural regenerative farming practices, where Natural Pastures Beef cattle are raised on our thick pasture swards in the rich Comox Valley. Free of chemical pesticides, herbicides,...

Salt Spring Apple Company

365+ Heritage & Connoisseur Varieties of Apples. Apple Trees, Scion Wood, Apple Chips, Apple Jelly, Apple Butter, Apple Sauce, Apple Cider, Carbonated Apple Juice, Blackberries, Cider with Blackberries. Certified Organic since 2013

Sole Food Street Farms

Sole Food Street Farms is an urban agriculture project in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Founded in 2008 by Michael Ableman and Seann Dory, Sole Food's mission is to provide low-income residents of the Downtown Eastside with "jobs, agricultural...

Pattison Farms

Gerry and Dagmar Pattison have been operating their Certified Organic family farm since 1998. A 15+ acre farm site at Dzini Rd in Black Creek mid-way between Courtenay and Campbell River, food is grown in rich soils using traditional hand planting and...

Eternal Abundance

Eternal Abundance is an all-organic grocer and vegan cafe with strong ethics around food soil, and community.

Kootenay Co-op

Organic produce and grocery store, full-service butcher, hot & salad bar for breakfast lunch and dinner. Anyone can join for member specials.

Merville Organics Growers Cooperative

Merville Organics is a cooperative of four Organic growers who market collectively thru CSA's and farmers markets to feed the Comox Valley. Donations of extra produce go to local food banks, neighborhood group homes and family centers.

Hope Hill Farm

Agricultural Service in Salt Spring Island Garlic, Lettuce, Potatoes, Raspberries, Strawberries ,Apples, Cherries, Eggs, Chicken, Lamb, Wool

Alderlea Farm Café

Farm to Table cuisine from a biodynamic farm contributing to sustainable agricultural practices.

Sea Bluff Farm

Vegetables, Vegetable Transplants, Vegetable Seeds, Herbs, Apples, Raspberries, Strawberries, Rhubarb, Flower Seeds, Beets, Carrots, Garlic, Potatoes, Salad Greens, Winter Squash. Certified Organic since 2015.

Cortes Natural Food Co-op

Cortes Natural Food Co-op is a community-owned cooperative business dedicated to bringing locally grown, organic, sustainably produced, healthy food to the Cortes Island community. The co-op includes a bakery, cafe, and grocery store, providing fresh...

Square Root Farm

Vegetables and Vegetable Transplants, Figs, Melons, Herbs and Seeds. Certified Organic Since 2006.

Eat More Sprouts

Eatmore Sprouts & Greens Ltd. is a Certified Organic Farm producing a variety of sprouts and greens on 3.75 acres near Courtenay. Our sprouts are produced in an indoor growing facility and greenhouse buildings. We produce over 9000 pounds of sprouts and...

Edible Island

Natural food store in Courtenay, B.C.

Healthyway Natural Foods

A natural food store and cafe in Campbell River, B.C.

Salt and Harrow

Salt & Harrow is a 32 acre organic farm growing over 50 varieties of vegetables, fruits, legumes and herbs with a small flock of heritage breed hens for eggs. "Our mission is to provide local customers with a full vegetarian diet of artisan quality organic...

Young Agrarians

Growing the next generation of farmers and food lovers in Canada!

Salt Spring Abattoir Society

Meat Processing and Packaging: Poultry, Rabbit, Sheep, Lamb, Goat, Pig and Beef. Certified Organic since 2014.

Blue Jay Lake Organic Farm & Community

Blue Jay Lake Farm is a organic farm & community on Cortes Island, British Columbia, Canada. Home to WWOOF, SOIL, and Farm Sharing.

Manson's Landing Farmer’s Market

A Farmer’s Market on Cortes Island where local farmers, artisans, and bakers sell their produce, crafts, and delectable goodies. This year-round market runs every Friday from 12:00-3:00pm.

JMJ Biodynamic Orchard

Organic Biodynamic 35 acre orchard growing Apples,Apricots,Cherries, Nectarines, Peaches and Plums run by Martin and Jonathan Rothe

BDASBCBio-Dynamic Agricultural Society of British Columbia

One of The Certified Organic Associations of BC (COABC). BC Certified Organic Program for Regional-Crops, Livestock, and Processing.

Code's Corner Farm

• Certified Organic • Grown Without Pesticides • Farm Tours We are a certified organic farm, owned and operated by the Code family on the principles of organic farming. Our vision is to provide healthy local organic food direct to the people...

Shawl Farm

Small, local and in harmony with nature- these are the principles by which we operate. We provide wholesome food for local customers, doing what we like to call "Just Farming". We are a family-owned farm and have lived in the Cowichan Valley for the past...

Formosa Nursery

Formosa Nursery is a certified organic farm located in Pitt Meadows, bordering Maple Ridge. We are a wholesale & retail operation, in business for over 40 years. Crops: Blueberry, Pawpaw, Pear (20th Century, Shinseiki, Housui, Kosui, Ararang, Zhou Su,...

Welland Legacy Park & Community Orchard

The Welland Legacy Park houses a community orchard that is the largest & most diverse in Canada. Once the backyard of local conservationist Rex Welland, the mixed orchard features 100 varieties of rare heritage apples. It is also home to a heritage nursery...

Alberni Valley Transition Town Society

Sustainability news resource for Port Alberni, including local food directory.

Tanner Orchard

Tanner’s Orchard wholesales crispy and crunchy Liberty apples to quality grocery stores, health food stores and markets on Vancouver Island. Look for them in season, from approximately September 10th to October 31st.

Manna Organics

Manna Organics, is an independent family enterprise dedicated to bettering the world we all share. They believe in supporting our local farmers, and use only organic ingredients. All of their products are USDA organic certified through QAI, and parve...

Therah Farm

Organic Since 1998 and offering Garlic, Vegetables, Herbs, Blueberries, Currants, Raspberries, Boysenberries, Strawberries, Rhubarb, Apples, Pears, Plums, and Cherries.

Across The Creek Organics

Across the Creek Organics grows Certified Organic Seed Potatoes and Certified Organic Table Potatoes in Pemberton BC . The 500 acres farmed by Brenda and Bruce Miller and their five sons has been in the Family since 1912.

Skagit Food Co-op

The Skagit Food Co-op provides natural, organic, and locally-sourced food to Mt. Vernon, Burlington, La Conner, and the Skagit Valley.

Farmer Bill's Grass Fed Beef

Grass fed grass finished beef. Sausages, Pepperoni, Stew, Ground Beef, Stakes, Roasts and Soup Bones available

Corlan Vineyard and Farm

Corlan Vineyard is a 10-acre 100% certified organic vineyard, farm and boutique winery on Denman Island where you can visit the tasting room, walk the vineyard and gardens (take a picnic and a glass of wine!), enjoy a homemade Lunch, and purchase award-winning...

Holy Crap Cereal

Delicious, gluten-free, high-fiber, organic, non-GMO, energizing breakfast cereals. Made only with real unprocessed ingredients in Gibsons, BC.

Tatlo Road Farm

Certified Organic since 2014 and offering Vegetables and Vegetable Transplants, Herbs, Strawberries and Soil Microgreens.

James Bay Farmers Market

Handmade, Homemade, Homegrown. The James Bay Market Society was founded in 1995 by a small group of James Bay residents, assisted by a grant from the City. The non-profit Society obtained a $5000 grant from the city of Victoria to start a Summer Community...

Tendergreens Farm

Vegetables and Vegetable Transplants, Herbs and Herb Transplants, and Flowers.

Pomme Natural Market

Pomme Natural Market is 100% BC owned and operated. Pomme features groceries selected with the highest ethical and nutritional standards, fully organic or local and spray-free produce, a wide range of top quality natural supplements and skincare, and...

Amara Farm

Founded in 2012 Amara Farm is certified organic and produces 30 varieties of annual vegetables on 1.25 acres , as well as blueberries, asparagus, currants and fruit trees, and seedlings.

Linnaea Farm

Linnaea Farm is a 314 acre Organic Land Trust located on Cortes Island dedicated to sustainable agriculture, ecology and education.

Four Beat Farm

Four Beat Farm Fresh is a 4 acre certified Biodynamic organic farm in the Pemberton Valley offering local, organic produce through a CSA delivering vegetables to Pemberton and Squamish.

Roots Natural Foods

Maple ridge natural food store specializing in certified organic whole foods and healthy alternatives to conventional supermarket items including wide variety of wheat-free, gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan, raw food, low sodium and sugar-free products.

The Lee Farm

The Lee Farm is a bio-diverse farm specializing in locally grown, organically raised vegetables, chicken, and beef.

Horizon Heritage Farm

Vegetables – Beets, Cabbage, Corn, Green Onions, Lettuce, Summer Squash, Tomatoes Herbs – Culinary Herbs Meat & Poultry – Beef, Lamb B and B accomodation CSA boxes

Forstbauer Farm

Forstbauer Family Natural Food Farm uses Biodynamic farming methods and follows a soil food web approach. Founded in 1977 the Forstbauer farm is a certified organic farm in Chilliwack British Colombia, farmed using Biodynamic principals and certified...

Foxglove Farm

Foxglove Farm is a one hundred and twenty-acre organic farm on Salt Spring Island in British Columbia, Canada.Nestled in a mountain valley at twelve hundred feet above sea level, our fertile fields produce a wide range of annual Mediterranean vegetables,...

Terra Nossa

A 26 acre Family Farm Certified Organic since 2011 offering Vegetables, Herbs, Pears, Plums, Peaches, Nectarines, Apricots, Cherries, Blackberries, Strawberries, Blueberries, Mulberries, Grapes, Apples, Figs, Olives, Walnuts, Chestnuts, Hazelnuts, Raspberries.

Windhorse Farm

Certified Organic since 2010, Windhorse Farm raises organic grass-fed Red Angus beef in Glenora on Vancouver Island. The farm is also certified by the British Columbia SPCA as meeting their standards for humanely raising and handling beef cattle.

Wind Whipped Farm

Producing certified organic vegetables, apples, plums, pears, and strawberries since 2017.

Whitaker Farm

Certified Organic producing Vegetables, Hay, Raspberries, Rhubarb, Oyster Mushrooms, Poultry Layer hens and Eggs. Growers in the Comox Valley working with the Merville Organics Cooperative. Find us at the Saturday Market all year round, Wed & Sunday in...

Whisperhill Farm

Certified Organic since 2017 growing Blueberries, Cherries, Plums, Apples, and Pears.

West Coast Garlic

Derek Powell has been dedicated to producing garlic for the past 10 years. West Coast Garlic now boasts 170 different strains available at the Moss Street Market, Saturday 10am - 2pm or the Esquimalt Market, Thursday afternoons 4:30pm - 7:30pm, in Victoria,...

Wave Hill Farm

Certified Organic since 1998 Wave Hill Farm grows Strawberries, Blueberries, Apples, Figs, Pears, Plums, Quince,Walnuts, Vegetables and Vegetable Transplants, Poultry-Layers: Eggs, Chicken, Lamb, Seeds, Herbs, Edible Flowers, and Hay.

Umi Nami Farm

Certified Organic since 1998 Umi Nami Farm specializes in year-round organic vegetable and fruit production. Using unheated greenhouses and outdoor fields, we grow Japanese specialty crops as well as many Western vegetables.�We offer a year-round box...

Avalon Farm

Provider of organic blueberry, seafood, and garlic.


A 12 acre farm growing Vegetables and Vegetable Transplants, Strawberries, Garlic, Berries. Also offering custom catering.

Blue Harvest Farm

Organic blueberry farm.


Growing Vegetables and Vegetable Transplants, Strawberries, Garlic, and berries.

Three Oaks Organic Farm

Organic Since 2008, growing Vegetables, Vegetable Seeds, Vegetable Transplants, Herbs, Herb Transplants, Strawberries, Blackberries, Plums, Grapes, Figs and Flowers.

Tourmaline Organics

Vegetables and Vegetable Transplants, Herbs

Blue Heron Farm

Organic farm providing vegetables, vegetable transplants, garlic, apples, and quince.

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