I am sure you know that feeling of just wanting to eat something green, healthy, and fresh long before a garden in this area could grow it. Did you know you can, without a lot of work or time (less than a week to grow). Sprouts are little fresh bundles of nutrients; they are just a tiny version of the plant that would eventually grow.
While they may not have met their goal of 300 members, Sharon Reynolds said many food co-ops have started with much less funding to become a staple in their respective communities.
Members of the Ticonderoga Natural Foods Co-op held their first meeting together Feb. 23, with 16 of the 118 members in attendance. After the meeting, the group decided to move forward with opening a cooperative market venture and potentially open a storefront business in June.