The Meaning of Local

As we all know, a new grocery store called Lucky’s Market recently opened in Gainesville. Their produce manager contacted Jordan Brown, co-op producer and owner of The Family Garden, about being a vendor in September, 2014. The produce manager explained how their store works. Keeping costs low for customers is one of their top priorities, […]



Chickpea Flour Omelets with Asparagus

From the Dietician’s Desk:   Click below for recipe: Chickpea Flour Omelets with Asparagus:   This can be made with any veggies. What I do is set up the batter and meanwhile saute onions, red bell peppers, mushrooms, etc. Then I take them out of the pan, re-oil, and spread in the batter.   Enjoy! […]

Our Apology

Our Apology We at Citizens Co-op have made mistakes in the past, but have recently been working to rectify them. In the past few months we have been meeting with the members of the Union who were fired on March 24, 2014 in order to make amends and come to resolution. Some policies set in […]


NewStore Hours

New Store Hours

  Beginning Monday, November 3rd, 2014, the co-op’s hours will be 10:00 am to 8:00 pm seven days a week   The Co-op provides you a wide selection of fresh and local foods, great prices, and friendly customer service! We hope to see you in the store soon!