Tag Archives: local food

Welcome New Supplier: Ivy Hill Farm of Smithsburg, MD

Ivy Hill Orchard, located in Smithsburg, MD, is owned by John S. & Karen J. Martin. With the help of John Timothy (Tim) and John Justin (Justin), they are the long-standing tradition of successful, progressive farming of this land once originally named, … Continue reading

Welcome supplier: South Mountain Creamery

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Starting October 14, 2017 Valley Co-op will be offering dairy products from South Mountain Creamery, which is located in Middletown, Md. Co-op members will be able to order milk, half and half, yogurt and butter. Milk will be offered in … Continue reading

Meet A Supplier: JT&R Exotic Meats

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JT&R, a new vendor for Valley Co-op, offers a wide variety of exotic meats, chiefly pork, lamb, goat, and, coming soon, farm-raised water buffalo. JT&R Exotic Meats was born from a third generation farm in the heart of the Middletown … Continue reading

Tailgating with Valley Co-op

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What exactly is “tailgating?” Wikipedia defines a tailgate party as “a social event held on and around the open tailgate of a vehicle. Tailgating, which originated in the United States, often involves consuming beverages and grilling food. Tailgate parties usually … Continue reading