Farmer Direct Co-op is experiencing tremendous growth in the organic food marketplace, with our farmer members’ crops selling to manufacturers of organic food products, including organic brown flax to PROBAR energy bars, organic large green lentils to Amy’s Kitchen soups, organic hulled hempseed to Daily Greens’ nutritional drinks and to Silver Hills Bakery bread, and organic hard red spring wheat to Anita’s Organic Mill.
Our retail brand product line has grown exponentially and our products may now be found in the bulk bins of the following retail stores:
Canada: British Columbia – Choices Markets, LifeStyle Markets, Markets on Yates & Millstream, Ingredients Cafe and Store
Alberta – Community Natural foods
Saskatchewan – Old Fashioned Foods
United States: Whole Food Markets (in all states)
Farmer Direct Co-op also supplies to many organic and natural food distributors;
Canada: British Columbia: Horizon Distributors, Canagreen Foods, Discovery Island Organics, JIVA Organics, Left Coast Naturals
Ontario: Ontario Natural Food Co-op, Lennie Ciglen Distribution Ltd., A & E Fine Foods, and Root Alive
Quebec: Ali-Monde placed their first order with Farmer Direct in September 2015 and will be carrying our products in their bulk bins starting in October 2015
United States: Edison Grains, Imlak’esh Organics, New Organics, Woodland Foods, Garden Spot Distributors and UNFI
Farmer Direct Co-op finished its 13th year in business on July 31, 2015 and posted over 8 million dollars in sales. Thanks to the quality of our members’ products, and the efforts of our sales, office and warehouse staff, Farmer Direct Co-op looks forward to even more growth for its 14th year just started.