Hotdish, The Just Food Co+op Podcast
Hotdish Episode 34: Lynne from Singing Hills Goat Dairy

Hotdish Episode 34: Lynne from Singing Hills Goat Dairy

June 28, 2019

Welcome to Hotdish, the Just Food Co-op Podcast. 

The purpose of this podcast is to keep the conversation going beyond the walls of our building. Just Food Co-op aims to be a meeting place for community and friends, where our stories can be heard and shared. 

We aim to keep the lines of communication open concerning your food, where that food comes from, and how it is being used to nourish our community.

This interview is with Lynne of Singing Hills Goat Dairy

https://www.facebook.com/SingingHillsGoatDairy/

njreeck@comcast.net 

Instagram: @singinghillschevre

Check them out at the Mill City Farmer's market: https://www.facebook.com/MillCityFarmersMarket/c

https://millcityfarmersmarket.org/vendors/singing-hills-dairy/

We love talking to our farmers, vendors, members, and friends. If you are interested in being on this podcast please email Vicki at social@justfood.coop.

If you like this podcast, please share it with a friend! 

If you enjoy this podcast, please rate and review us on your favorite podcast platform. 

Our theme song is called Hotdish Wish by Joe Lawrence of Del-a-no, MN, and is performed by Potluck & The Hot Dishes. 

For More Information about Just Food Co-op check out our website: justfood.coop

Thank you for listening to this  Episode of HotDish, The Just Food Co-op Podcast. 

Hotdish Episode 33: My Sweet Greens: Farming One Small Flat of Microgreens At A Time with Jayne & Dean

Hotdish Episode 33: My Sweet Greens: Farming One Small Flat of Microgreens At A Time with Jayne & Dean

June 5, 2019

Welcome to Hotdish, the Just Food Co-op Podcast.

Meet Jayne and Dean, founders and farmers of My Sweet Greens Microgreens. Hear about their production practices and all of the delicious ways you can use greens to enhance your hotdish - or any meal. 

website: https://www.mysweetgreensmn.com/

facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mysweetgreensmn

instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mysweetgreens_mn/

pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/mysweetgreensmn/

twitter: https://twitter.com/mysweetgreensmn

The purpose of this podcast is to keep the conversation going beyond the walls of our building. Just Food Co-op aims to be a meeting place for community and friends, where our stories can be heard and shared.

We aim to keep the lines of communication open concerning your food, where that food comes from, and how it is being used to nourish our community.

We love talking to our farmers, vendors, members, and friends. If you are interested in being on this podcast please email Vicki at social@justfood.coop.

If you like this podcast, please share it with a friend!

If you enjoy this podcast, please rate and review us on your favorite podcast platform.

  • Our theme song is called Hotdish Wish by Joe Lawrence of Delano, MN, and is performed by Potluck & The Hot Dishes.

For More Information about Just Food Co-op check out our website: justfood.coop

Thank you for listening to this  Episode of HotDish, The Just Food Co-op Podcast.

Questions:

info@justfood.coop

507-650-0106

Social: Stay up-to date on all Just Food Co-op Events

Twitter: @JustFoodCoop

Instagram: justfoodcoop

Podcast: https://hotdish.podbean.com/

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Hotdish Episode 32: Jeff of Whole Grain Milling Company Aims to Make you Chipper!

Hotdish Episode 32: Jeff of Whole Grain Milling Company Aims to Make you Chipper!

March 22, 2019

Our goal is to facilitate an open line of communication about your food, where that food comes from, and how it is being used to nourish our town and its members.

In this podcast Vicki and Jeff trade grain puns and talk about how Whole Grain Milling came to be, how the company has changed over the years, and what to look forward to in the future.  

For more information about Whole Grain Milling: http://www.wholegrainmilling.net/

Twitter: @WholeGrainMill

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Whole-Grain-Milling-Company-122091407848359/ 

If you like this podcast, please share it with a friend!

If you enjoy this podcast, please rate and review us on your favorite podcast platform.

For More Information about Just Food Co-op check out our website: justfood.coop

  • Follow us on social media to stay up-to-date on what’s happening at the co-op, including sales and special events.
  • Our theme song is called Hotdish Wish by Joe Lawrence of Delano, MN, and is performed by Potluck & The Hot Dishes.

 

Thank you for listening to this  Episode of HotDish, The Just Food Co-op Podcast.

Please rate and share this podcast - it helps spread the word about good food and supports this podcast more than you know!

Hotdish Episode 31: Beef with Benefits: A Chat With Matt Maier of Thousand Hills Lifetime Grazed

Hotdish Episode 31: Beef with Benefits: A Chat With Matt Maier of Thousand Hills Lifetime Grazed

March 11, 2019

In this podcast Vicki calls Matt Maier of Thousand Hills Lifetime Grazed 100% Grass Fed Beef. We talk about the company, stewardship of the land, and how Thousand Hills is bringing soil back!

At Thousand Hills 100% Grass Fed Beef we focus on one MISSION: Nourishing soil, plants, cattle and people by holistically grazing cattle for their lifetime A myriad of factors are required to achieve this mission: sourcing cattle from small Midwestern independent family farms who strictly follow our protocol (see Know No) of NON-GMO, holistically managed, free-range grazing environments, suitable heritage breed cattle genetics, raised and finished on a 100% grass and forage diet, proven humane handling through the entire life of the animal and, finally, processed at the cleanest facilities possible, with stringent, proactive food safety testing. Thank you for trusting us to be a part of your family's "know your food" solution.

For more information about Thousand Hills Lifetime Grazed: http://www.thousandhillslifetimegrazed.com/

Our goal is to facilitate an open line of communication about your food, where that food comes from, and how it is being used to nourish our town and its members.

If you like this podcast, please share it with a friend!

If you enjoy this podcast, please rate and review us on your favorite podcast platform.

For More Information about Just Food Co-op check out our website: www.justfood.coop 

  • Follow us on social media to stay up-to-date on what’s happening at the co-op, including sales and special events.
  • Our theme song is called Hotdish Wish by Joe Lawrence of Del-a-no, MN, and is performed by Potluck & The Hot Dishes.

Thank you for listening to this  Episode of HotDish, The Just Food Co-op Podcast.

Please rate and share this podcast - it helps spread the word about good food and supports this podcast more than you know!

 

Hotdish Episode 30: Let’s Talk About Honey and Bees with John Shonyo of The Bee Shed

Hotdish Episode 30: Let’s Talk About Honey and Bees with John Shonyo of The Bee Shed

February 20, 2019

In This Episode we talk with John Shonyo, of Oronoco, MN. John, along with his business partner, Chris Schad own and operate the apiary and honey distributer known as The Bee Shed. 

For More Information about The Bee Shed: www.thebeeshed.com

For Information about Classes: https://www.thebeeshed.com/events-classes 

To Buy Bees: https://www.thebeeshed.com/bee-order-form 

 

If you like this podcast, please share it with a friend!

 

If you enjoy this podcast, please rate and review us on your favorite podcast platform.

 

For More Information about Just Food Co-op check out our website: justfood.coop

  • Follow us on social media to stay up-to-date on what’s happening at the co-op, including sales and special events.
  • Our theme song is called Hotdish Wish by Joe Lawrence of Del-a-no, MN, and is performed by Potluck & The Hot Dishes.
  • Our transition music is called Cantankerous Kitten and was composed and performed by Gordon Hayes.

Thank you for listening to this  Episode of HotDish, The Just Food Co-op Podcast.

Hotdish Episode 29: CRWP Downstream Film Festival Part 2 - Hear from Elizabeth & Kevin

Hotdish Episode 29: CRWP Downstream Film Festival Part 2 - Hear from Elizabeth & Kevin

February 13, 2019

Our goal is to facilitate an open line of communication about our food, where that food comes from, and how it is being used to nourish our town and its members.  

Just Food Co-op is a proud sponsor of the Cannon River Watershed Partnership Downstream Film Festival for the past three years and counting.

This year the festival is split into two events:

On February 20, 2019 enjoy the Upstream Film Festival at Imminent Brewing from 6pm-9pm. Advance tickets are available online for $30. Tickets will be sold at the door for $40 if any remain after the pre-sale period.

ON February 22, 2019 The Downstream Film Festival will take place at The Grand Theatre from 7pm-10pm. This event is sponsored by Just Food Co-op and Tickets will cost $10.

All tickets are available online now at crwp.net.

These events are the official kick-off to Northfield’s Year of Water which is a 12-month celebration of the importance of water for drinking, boating, fishing, swimming, and playing.

For more information about CRWP, or to donate, visit crwp.net and for their year of water calendar go to crwp.net/yearofwater

Our goal is to facilitate an open line of communication about our food, where that food comes from, and how it is being used to nourish our town and its members.  

If you like this podcast, please share it with a friend!

If you enjoy this podcast, please rate and review us on your favorite podcast platform.

For More Information about Just Food Co-op check out our website: justfood.coop

  • Follow us on social media to stay up-to-date on what’s happening at the co-op, including sales and special events.
  • Our theme song is called Hotdish Wish by Joe Lawrence of Delano, MN, and is performed by Potluck & The Hot Dishes.
  • Our transition music is called Cantankerous Kitten and was composed and performed by Gordon Hayes.

Thank you for listening to this  Episode of HotDish, The Just Food Co-op Podcast.

Outro. :

1 - Share this podcast if you love water!

Hotdish Episode 28: CRWP Downstream Film Festival Part 1 - Hear from Kristi & William

Hotdish Episode 28: CRWP Downstream Film Festival Part 1 - Hear from Kristi & William

February 6, 2019

Our goal is to facilitate an open line of communication about our food, where that food comes from, and how it is being used to nourish our town and its members.  

Just Food Co-op is a proud sponsor of the Cannon River Watershed Partnership Downstream Film Festival for the past three years and counting.

This year the festival is split into two events:

On February 20, 2019 enjoy the Upstream Film Festival at Imminent Brewing from 6pm-9pm. Advance tickets are available online for $30. Tickets will be sold at the door for $40 if any remain after the pre-sale period.

ON February 22, 2019 The Downstream Film Festival will take place at The Grand Theatre from 7pm-10pm. This event is sponsored by Just Food Co-op and Tickets will cost $10.

All tickets are available online now at crwp.net.

These events are the official kick-off to Northfield’s Year of Water which is a 12-month celebration of the importance of water for drinking, boating, fishing, swimming, and playing.

For more information about CRWP, or to donate, visit crwp.net and for their year of water calendar go to crwp.net/yearofwater

Our goal is to facilitate an open line of communication about our food, where that food comes from, and how it is being used to nourish our town and its members.  

If you like this podcast, please share it with a friend!

If you enjoy this podcast, please rate and review us on your favorite podcast platform.

For More Information about Just Food Co-op check out our website: justfood.coop

  • Follow us on social media to stay up-to-date on what’s happening at the co-op, including sales and special events.
  • Our theme song is called Hotdish Wish by Joe Lawrence of Delano, MN, and is performed by Potluck & The Hot Dishes.
  • Our transition music is called Cantankerous Kitten and was composed and performed by Gordon Hayes.

Thank you for listening to this  Episode of HotDish, The Just Food Co-op Podcast.

Outro. :

1 - Share this podcast if you love water!

Hotdish Episode 27: Kevin and Vicki Talk About Veganism and Surviving the Holidays as a Vegan.

Hotdish Episode 27: Kevin and Vicki Talk About Veganism and Surviving the Holidays as a Vegan.

November 9, 2018

In this episode Vicki and Kevin discuss how to survive a big food holiday as a Vegan. Kevin mints Vicki’s new rap name - Young Vegan - and we wax poetic about the merits of a large cookbook collection.

 

Hello and welcome to Hotdish the Just Food Co-op Community Podcast.

Our goal is to facilitate an open line of communication about your food, where that food comes from, and how it is being used to nourish our town and its members.  

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For More Information about Just Food Co-op check out our website: justfood.coop

  • Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest
  • Our theme song is called Hotdish Wish by Joe Lawrence of Delano, MN, and is performed by Potluck & The Hot Dishes. More information about the band in the show notes.
  • Our transition music called Cantankerous Kitten and was composed and performed by Gordon Hayes, for more information about Gordon, check the show notes.
  • Sign up for our weekly email newsletter by contacting info@justfood.coop.
  • If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions for the podcast please email them to social@justfood.coop.

 

Thank you for listening to this  Episode of HotDish, The Just Food Co-op Podcast.

We Believe that Just Food is Healthy Food That is Local, Sustainably Produced, and Strengthens Communities.

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Questions:

info@justfood.coop

507-650-0106

Social: Stay up-to date on all Just Food Co-op Events

Twitter: @JustFoodCoop

Instagram: justfoodcoop

Facebook: Just Food Co-op

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About the Theme Music: Hot Dish Wish by Joe Lawrence

Performed By: Potluck and The Hot Dishes

https://www.facebook.com/Potluck-and-the-Hot-Dishes-100106373384405/

http://potluckandthehotdishes.com/Home.html

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*Not featured in this episode*

About the Transition Music: The Music is by a Just Food Co-op Employee - Gordon Hayes

Cantankerous Kitten by Gordon Hayes

Keyboard - Peter Brown

Trombone - Aaron Buchanon

Guitar - Wes Carlson

Drums - Sten Duginski

Saxophone: - Gordon Hayes

Bass - Matt Tessier

Combo 1 Recording Session 4/14/2017

Mixed and Mastered by Gordon Hayes

Under the Direction of Ryan Frane

Recorded in Weber Music Hall by Music at UMD

More from Gordon: https://soundcloud.com/gordon-hayes-486457855/

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Hotdish Episode 26: Let’s Talk About The Capital Campaign with Sherri, Our General Manager.

Hotdish Episode 26: Let’s Talk About The Capital Campaign with Sherri, Our General Manager.

October 12, 2018

"It is a sign to the bank that the project will be a success when our owners invest." - Sherri

 

In this episode Sherri and Vicki discuss the Capital Campaign and how it is going to be used to fund the expansion of our store!

 

Hello and welcome to Hotdish the Just Food Co-op Community Podcast.

Our goal is to facilitate an open line of communication about your food, where that food comes from, and how it is being used to nourish our town and its members.  

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Five Fast Facts About the Capital Campaign:

  1. Only Owners Can Invest.
  2. The minimum investment is $1000 which is 4 shares of $250 each. After the first $1000 you may purchase in increments of $250 up to your desired amount. This campaign will need investors at the $1000, $2000, $5000, $10,000, $20,000, and $50,000 mark if we are going to fund this expansion.
  3. This is a good investment. a: It keeps your money in Northfield b: The Board can elect to pay dividends on investments from 3%-8%
  1. You can pick up and drop off your investment packet in the store.
  2. If you can’t afford $1000 right now, there are other ways to invest

Other Ways To Invest: 

  1. Become a caller
  2. Look for round-up opportunities.
  3. Become an Owner
  4. Continue shopping at the Co-op
  5. Talk about the Capital Campaign to your friends

 

Capital Campaign Information:  

Website: http://justfood.coop/expansion/

Capital Campaign Committee: expansion@justfood.coop

Sherri’s Email: gm@justfood.coop

Store Phone Number: 507-650-0106

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For More Information about Just Food Co-op check out our website: justfood.coop

  • Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest
  • Our theme song is called Hotdish Wish by Joe Lawrence of Delano, MN, and is performed by Potluck & The Hot Dishes. More information about the band in the show notes.
  • Our transition music called Cantankerous Kitten and was composed and performed by Gordon Hayes, for more information about Gordon, check the show notes.
  • Sign up for our weekly email newsletter by contacting info@justfood.coop.
  • If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions for the podcast please email them to social@justfood.coop.

 

Thank you for listening to this  Episode of HotDish, The Just Food Co-op Podcast.

We Believe that Just Food is Healthy Food That is Local, Sustainably Produced, and Strengthens Communities.

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Questions:

info@justfood.coop

507-650-0106

Social: Stay up-to date on all Just Food Co-op Events

Twitter: @JustFoodCoop

Instagram: justfoodcoop

Facebook: Just Food Co-op

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About the Theme Music: Hot Dish Wish by Joe Lawrence

Performed By: Potluck and The Hot Dishes

https://www.facebook.com/Potluck-and-the-Hot-Dishes-100106373384405/

http://potluckandthehotdishes.com/Home.html

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*Not featured in this episode*

About the Transition Music: The Music is by a Just Food Co-op Employee - Gordon Hayes

Cantankerous Kitten by Gordon Hayes

Keyboard - Peter Brown

Trombone - Aaron Buchanon

Guitar - Wes Carlson

Drums - Sten Duginski

Saxophone: - Gordon Hayes

Bass - Matt Tessier

Combo 1 Recording Session 4/14/2017

Mixed and Mastered by Gordon Hayes

Under the Direction of Ryan Frane

Recorded in Weber Music Hall by Music at UMD

More from Gordon: https://soundcloud.com/gordon-hayes-486457855/

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Share this podcast if you love food!

Hotdish Episode 25: Shrimp Guys: Fresh, Local Shrimp, in Minnesota.

Hotdish Episode 25: Shrimp Guys: Fresh, Local Shrimp, in Minnesota.

September 24, 2018

Release Date: September 24, 2018

In this episode Rich Bissonette, our Meat & Cheese Buyer, introduces Vicki to John & Danny who are the Shrimp Guys from Morristown, MN.

Hello and welcome to Hotdish the Just Food Co-op Community Podcast.

Our goal is to facilitate an open line of communication about your food, where that food comes from, and how it is being used to nourish our town and its members.  

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From the Shrimp Guys Website:

We are pioneering a unique underwater agribusiness enterprise, which produces superior, fresh, Pacific White Shrimp in a year-round, indoor, self-sustaining, re-circulating, eco-friendly environment.

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Shrimp Guys Information:

Website: http://www.shrimpguysmn.com/

Facebook: www.facebook.com/shrimpguys/

Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/shrimpguys/?hl=en

For information about setting up a tour, please email the Shrimp Guys: shrimpguysllc@gmail.com

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For More Information about Just Food Co-op check out our website: justfood.coop

  • Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest
  • Our theme song is called Hotdish Wish by Joe Lawrence of Delano, MN, and is performed by Potluck & The Hot Dishes. More information about the band in the show notes.
  • Our transition music called Cantankerous Kitten and was composed and performed by Gordon Hayes, for more information about Gordon, check the show notes.
  • Sign up for our weekly email newsletter by contacting info@justfood.coop.
  • If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions for the podcast please email them to social@justfood.coop.

Thank you for listening to this  Episode of HotDish, The Just Food Co-op Podcast.

We Believe that Just Food is Healthy Food That is Local, Sustainably Produced, and Strengthens Communities.

///////

Questions:

info@justfood.coop

507-650-0106

Social: Stay up-to date on all Just Food Co-op Events

Twitter: @JustFoodCoop

Instagram: justfoodcoop

Facebook: Just Food Co-op

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About the Theme Music: Hot Dish Wish by Joe Lawrence

Performed By: Potluck and The Hot Dishes

https://www.facebook.com/Potluck-and-the-Hot-Dishes-100106373384405/

http://potluckandthehotdishes.com/Home.html

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About the Transition Music: The Music is by a Just Food Co-op Employee - Gordon Hayes

Cantankerous Kitten by Gordon Hayes

Keyboard - Peter Brown

Trombone - Aaron Buchanon

Guitar - Wes Carlson

Drums - Sten Duginski

Saxophone: - Gordon Hayes

Bass - Matt Tessier

Combo 1 Recording Session 4/14/2017

Mixed and Mastered by Gordon Hayes

Under the Direction of Ryan Frane

Recorded in Weber Music Hall by Music at UMD

More from Gordon: https://soundcloud.com/gordon-hayes-486457855/

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