Serving the central Austin community since 1976, Wheatsville Food Co-op is a full service, “natural foods cooperative grocery store,” that provides goods and services to broad range of people, using efficient methods that avoid manipulation of the consumers, and minimize exploitation of the producers or damage to the environment. Their primary focus is “supplying high-quality food” and non-doctrinaire information about food to people in Austin, Texas. Wheatsville is the only retail food cooperative in Texas and has over “24,000 invested owners.” Their purpose in the community is to create a self-reliant, self-empowering community of people that will grow and promote a transformation of society toward cooperation, justice, and non-exploitation.
Wheatsville Food Co-op continued to deliver farm-to-table goodness even in the middle of the pandemic! They’ve been featured as one of 15 farm-to-table delivery options in Austin During Quarantine.
Read more on how this Food Co-Op is changing how locals eat and enjoy their food in Wheatsville Food Co-op: A Retail cooperative Sustaining the Community and the Economy!