When the Community Food Co-op opened in 1970, it had one storefront and only eight items on the shelves. Today, it has grown to include well over 18,000 items across multiple locations.

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The Community Food Co-op staff takes great pride in delivering the best products to its customers. Photo courtesy: Community Food Co-op.

With a focus on local, the Community Food Co-op has supported local farm and vendor development to keep it fresh right here in Whatcom County. Community Food Co-op values the local people working to grow, harvest and feed our community. This channel will serve to highlight some of the farmers who make Whatcom County great.

To taste the local difference stop in today at any of the Community Food Co-op locations:

  • Downtown Store at 1220 N. Forest Street
  • Cordata Store at 315 Westerly Road
  • Co-op Bakery Café at 405 E. Holly St. at Forest Street

Community Food Co-op Presents: Farmers of Whatcom County

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