Port Townsend Food Co-op Offers a Free Newsletter

Port Townsend Food Co-op, 414 Kearney St., Port Townsend, WA, 98368
Open Every Day 8am-9pm
Phone: (360) 385-2883


The Co-op Commons is a free publication of the Port Townsend Food Co-op. Copies are available in the store or download and print a copy from our website. The Commons editor welcomes submissions to the newsletter. Contributors can drop off submissions c/o Co-op Commons Editor at the store or e-mail to editor@ptfoodcoop.coop. Include contact information. Submissions may be edited for length or content. Previous year’s newsletters can be downloaded/printed as well. For earlier issues please contact the newsletter editor at email address above.

Spring 2015 Co-op Commons

COMMONS Spring 2015 coverIn this issue, we introduce one of our cashiers, Sierra, talk about the Co-op’s next direction, and tell you how the Co-op makes a difference out in our community. …continue reading

Spring 2014 Co-op Commons

COMMONS Spring 2014_Page_01Spring is here! Are you ready to garden? Check out our garden planting guide inside!

Winter 2014 Co-op Commons

Commons cover 2014JanFebMarIn this issue we make gluten-free sourdough crepes with Sidonie, meet our Grocery Team Leader Rodney, check out our citrus producers, and give you the low-down on chocolate just in …continue reading

Fall 2013 Co-op Commons

FALL COMMONS 2013 coverIn this issue, we write about balance, crock up some slow-cooked beans, celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Organic Seed Alliance, get ready for holiday cooking, remember …continue reading

Summer 2013 Co-op Commons

COMMONScoverIn this issue, we introduce the new Board of Directors, define our “net worth,” build the perfect burger, get you started on winter gardening, and report on the reasons why it’s so …continue reading

Spring 2013 Co-op Commons

NewsltrCoverApr2013In this issue, we provide a map of the new store layout and profiles on all eight (!) candidates for the four open board positions. There are also several ways to save money …continue reading

Winter 2013 Co-op Commons

COOPJan2013.P1In the first 2013 issue we unveil the five-year strategic plan, keep tabs on GMOs, and rethink our plastic consumption. Available for free online and in our store through March.

Fall 2012 Co-op Commons

Available in the store and in The Port Townsend Leader on September 26. Look for articles on the local tasting trail, vintage photos from our 40th Anniversary timeline, how antioxidants protect you, …continue reading

Summer 2012 Co-op Commons

Available in the store and also in the Jefferson County and Port Townsend Leader on Wednesday, June 27. Contents include articles on the history of GMOs, biodynamic wines, the new garden art, …continue reading

Spring Quarterly “Sprouts, Tending & Growth” Issue

In this issue:

Co-op Elections – Page 3; GMO Testimony – Page 14-15; Camelina Gold – Page 16; Growing a Barn – Page 18.