Coyona Peruvian French Roast from Equal Exchange

Peru Naturals Exclusively at La Montañita Co-op for $7.99/lb Bringing the coffee farmers’ private reserve coffee to co-op shoppers Cooperativa José Gabriel Condorcanquí of Coyona, Peru by Tom Wilde, Equal Exchange Over the years visiting with the farmer… Read More

Spring Cleaning

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 Makes: 16… Read More

Keep GMO Poplar Trees out of our New Mexican Cottonwood Forests

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 serious problem… Read More

Spring Starts are here!

We’ve got certified organic starts from Bethany Farm available at Nob Hill; they are beautiful! It’s the perfect time to plant your garden.

Kyzer Farm

Located in the South Valley of Albuquerque, the Kyzer family has raised livestock in New Mexico since 1970. Kyzer Farm raises heritage hogs, crossbreeding Yorkshires and Berkshires. They are never given hormones or antibiotics. They are grain-fed, supplemented with local… Read More

Mary’s Poultry

Mary’s Poultry These birds are grown naturally with plenty of open space in California. The natural variety is not fed wheat and is gluten free. The organic variety is not certified gluten free. Both varieties are fed corn and soy… Read More

Sweet Grass Beef

Sweet Grass Beef Sweet Grass Cooperative is comprised of ranchers who have a passion for the Western tradition of family-owned ranches. They have a passion for the land, for the animals, and for the well-being of their families… Read More

Camino De Paz Goat Milk Products Now in Albuquerque!

Camino De Paz Goat Milk Products Now in Albuquerque! Camino De Paz Goat Milk products, a long time favorite in Santa Fe, are now available at the Albuquerque Co-op locations (Nob Hill, Rio Grande, and West Side). Camino… Read More

Coop Collaboration: Healthy Food at SF’s Gonzales Elementary

From Cooking With Kids.  For the past seven years, La Montanita Coop has supported the Cooking with Kids program at Gonzales Elementary Public School with the ingredients necessary for the program. It is near and dear to our… Read More

ESSENTIAL OILS: Effective Tools for Health

By Amylee Udell Essential oils are natural extracts from plants’ flowers, seeds, roots, bark, and stems.  They make flowers smell the way they smell AND they give plants protective qualities against disease and predators.  When I first heard… Read More