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Join us for a film: Forgotten Farms

Dairy farmers remain the backbone of the region’s agriculture but fight for survival in an age of artisan food. New England has lost over 10,000 dairy farms in the past 50 years; about 2,000 farms remain. Through conversations with farmers and policy experts, FORGOTTEN FARMS reconsiders the role of these vital but forgotten farmers, who […]

Annual Meeting + Celebration in ONE WEEK

We are only one week away from our Annual Meeting and Celebration. Join our Co-op community for good food, the kick off to Board elections, and a beginner-friendly + gender-neutral contra dance. What: Portland Food Co-op Annual Celebration (and Meeting) When: Tuesday, April 18th, 6-9pm Where: 72 Federal Street (right behind the Co-op) Who: All Member-Owners and their guests […]

Member-Owner Appreciation Week

Our quarterly Member-Owner Appreciation Week returns April 23-29. All Member-Owners get 10% off the transaction of your choice during this week.* As always, the Co-op is open to everyone, so you can enjoy the music, events, tastings, hundreds of local products, and many special sales even if you are not a Member-Owner. If you’re not yet […]

Board Elections Update

The Board of Directors officially announces the Annual Celebration and Election Kickoff of the Portland Food Co-op, to be held on Tuesday, April 18, 2015, from 6 to 9 PM at St. Peter’s Church, 72 Federal Street, Portland, Maine. The meeting is open to Member-Owners and their guests. The Annual Meeting is also our kickoff to […]

Help us reach 4,000 Member-Owners!

Our Co-op currently has 3,973 Member-Owners. Will you help us reach 4,000? The next 27 people who sign up as Member-Owners will be entered to win a $50 gift card. You can sign up online or with one of our friendly cashiers. Everyone is welcome to shop at the Co-op; Member-Owners get access to special sales […]

Announcing Our Annual Meeting + Celebration

Our Annual Meeting is always a great opportunity to connect with our community, eat delicious food, and hear about what your Co-op has been up to lately. Every year hundreds of people in our community come together over tasty food at the Co-op’s Annual Celebration (and Meeting). It’s the kickoff to our Board Elections, and a […]

Alpine Wine and Cheese Tasting

At the top of our list of “Delectable Meltable Cheeses” would be Alpine Cheese (examples: Raclette, fondue, etc). We’re hosting an Alpine cheese and wine tasting event on Thursday, February 23rd (from 4:30 – 6:30 pm) to celebrate the depths of winter – when these cheeses are at their gooey, warm, melty best. We won’t […]

Win a $50 Gift Card

As a cooperatively owned market, we want our store to reflect the needs and wants of our community. We put together this quick survey to get your feedback – can you take 10-15 minutes and fill it out today? If you want, you can leave your name and email address in the survey and be entered […]

Portland Food Council in the News

After the successful launch of the Portland Food Council on Monday night, we are excited to continue the work of increasing access to healthy and sustainable food throughout Portland. Please come to the next Portland Food Council meeting on Wednesday, March 15th from 4-5:30pm in room 24 at City Hall. Click here to read the […]