Co-op News

While it may only be a year and a half since we started carrying Merzbacher's (formerly Philly Bread) at the Co-op, many of us can hardly remember the bakery shelves without it.

Stryker Farms provides Weavers Way stores with pork from heritage-breed pigs, as well as goat meat, all from animals raised to the highest standards and treated humanely. Nolan Thevenet grew up in the mountainous countryside in Saylorsburg, PA. After attending a local college, he transferred to Drexel to get a taste of Philadelphia. Realizing he missed the outdoors, he returned to his mother’s 47 Monroe County acres to become a farmer.

You minded the dust, and stepped around the mud, and dodged the heavy equipment. Now it's your turn to enjoy the new Backyard at the Chestnut Hill store.

During October 1- 15, Co-op members get an extra 5% off! New members get up to $30 when they join!

What’s a Weavers Way Chico bag? Just the hippest, handiest, most commodious planet-saving device we sell. Here’s a how-to on how to operate one.

The May issue includes our 2022 farm market preview, a look back at the first year of the Ambler Community Fridge and facts and tips about garlic scapes.



The Co-op gets a grant to help build our new store, the return of our Check It Out! column, and how to deal with common veggie gardening problems. 

Chestnut Hill grocery staffer Mel Marmer is also Weavers Way’s chalkboard artist. Check out his work at all the stores. We have some pictures of some examples posted here for posterity.


MAFCA members return to meeting in person, how you can benefit from the Inflation Reduction Act, and a rundown on Seed to Supper 2022.

Pics from our 50th anniversary kickoff, final results from our member loan campaign, and an intro to winter seed sowing.