LifeSource has two wonderful new magazines for the craft lover!
Flow magazine, is a zine for people who love paper. Scrapbookers, artists, doodlers and collage makers will love this gigantic art magazine. It’s filled to the brim with craft projects, art paper, and beautiful images to cut out, draw over, or decoupage with.
Green Craft magazine focuses …
Long before the sun rises above the horizon, Amanda and Gustav, of Zorn Organic Farms are planning the day ahead. As the demand for locally grown Oregon strawberries is reaching a crescendo, the farm workers are filling flat after flat with ripe berries. The shifting pink and orange colors of the sky hint at the perfect …
Posted on: May 20th, 2017 by Matt |
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We love Oregon cranberries, and we are especially pleased to offer Vincent Family Cranberries at LifeSource!
Here is the Vincent Family’s story, in their own words!
Hello, we are the Vincent Family. Our ‘Cranberry Roots’ go back to 1957 when our grandfather, Elmer Robison, cultivated his first Cranberry ‘Bog’ on the beautiful Southern Oregon Coast. Grandpa …
Though winter is just beginning, you can still experience the flavor of summer at its peak, with dried Oregon blueberries.
Grown organically, just outside Corvallis, these blueberries are expertly dried to keep all their flavor and nutrition.
Let’s celebrate the return of the light by enjoying a taste of summer. Sunset Valley organic dried blueberries are now available in …
Posted on: August 10th, 2016 by Matt |
Posted in Blog, Bread, Meat, & Cheese, Bulk Foods, Local, New Products, Notes & News, Organic, Outreach, Sustainability
So many of the products we carry at LifeSource are locally grown in the Willamette Valley. Recently, several of our staff payed a visit to Hunton’s farm and Camas Country Mill. Located in the heart of the valley, these businesses supply us wheat and spelt flour for our bulk department. The tour was an incredible opportunity to see the process …
A great company, from whom we buy several local products, has published their first sustainability report!
Let’s acknowledge Hummingbird Wholesale, both for their sustainability efforts, and for their beautiful documentation!
Keep it up, ‘Birds, kudos to you!
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Posted on: May 1st, 2016 by Matt |
Posted in Awards & Recognition, Blog, Department Blogs, Featured Content, Grocery, Health & Beauty Aids, Mercantile, Notes & News, Produce, Seafood
Celebrate World Fair Trade Day!
World Fair Trade Day, May 14, is a global celebration of fair trade bringing together thousands committed to building healthy and sustainable communities with small-scale producers worldwide. When you choose products from fair trade brands committed to working with small-scale farmers, you create positive change in the lives of farmers, farmworkers, …
LifeSource offers these local (Cottage Grove) seeds from Territorial Seed Company’s Biodynamic seed stock. Touted as a step beyond organic, these seeds are the beginning of a permaculture solution that treats the soil biome as an integral part of the growing process.
Rejoice! Oregon white truffles are amazing! They are so wonderful, they have their own page on our website!
Click on the photograph to go to a page with more Oregon truffle goodness!