Co-op Connection News Aug, 2014

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Co-op Connection News August, 2014 La Montañita, in business since 1976, represents several generations of good food, family, and cooperation. Read about many of the families who have multiple generations working at La Montañita, and so…

Summer Skin Care

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Summer Skin Care By Valerie Smith, Nob Hill Store Team Leader I’m frequently told that I have beautiful skin– and while the flattery is nice, my skin looks like it does because I take care of…

Co-op Connection News July, 2014

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Co-op Connection News July, 2014 We are independent! At La Montanita we believe true independence comes from vibrant connections to our community, environment, and economy. As a co-op, we rely on our neighbor farmers, regional ranchers…

Run for the Co-op Board

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The Members of La Montañita Co-op elect Board members during an election season in the fall of each year. To qualify as a candidate, you must have a membership that has been valid and continuous since…

Co-op Connection News June, 2014

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Co-op Connection News June, 2014 In this issue we celebrate the birds and bees because its National Pollinator Month. We also give a nod to all the great Dad’s out there, and encourage you to participate…

Spring Cleaning

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Spring Cleaning The co-op carries a wide variety of great cleaning products that are free of the harsh synthetic chemicals of conventional cleaners, but here are few you can make yourself. Dish Soap Prep: 2 minutes…

Keep GMO Poplar Trees out of our New Mexican Cottonwood Forests

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Keep GMO Poplar Trees out of our New Mexican Cottonwood Forests By Lorraine Kahneratokwas Gray, Four Bridges Permaculture Institute If you haven’t already seen our Change.org Petition on Facebook, please take moment to read about a…

Co-op Connection News May, 2014

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Co-op Connection News May, 2014 In this issue we give great suggestions on how to tell your mom you love her on Mother’s day, information on how GMOs might affect the Bosque, pollinator updates, and a…

Blustery Fun at Earth Day 2014

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Earth Fest 2014

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Cold, and stormy, and still so much fun.