Category Archives: Blog

It’s Right to Know!

There’s a not-too-quiet battle being waged in California over our right to know what’s in the food we buy. The fight is a classic David v. Goliath tilt, which may ultimately impact food labeling for the entire nation.

California’s Prop …

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Where’s my muesli?!

Hi! The Swedish summer blogger here again!

When summer is on and I’m outside enjoying the sun, the nature and the atmosphere, I want my lunch to be simple, healthy and, preferably, cool.

In Sweden, a very common product for …

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A Swede, lost in the oat aisle

Hi! My name is Lykke Abdon. I’m from Sweden but am spending the summer in the U.S. doing an internship with Country Choice Organic. Yeah!

I’m a huge fan of oats and other grains for breakfast and snacks, love their …

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Facebook Recipe Contest Results

Thank you to everyone who submitted recipes and voted in the Outside the Canister Recipe Contest. All of the top five recipes were delicious, and we’re itching to test out the other submissions. Of course, this was a competition, …

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New Year, New Oats!

Working at Country Choice Organic has its perks. For one, taking my work home with me means bringing cookies and oatmeal home to my family. When your work is this tasty and wholesome, it’s hard not to!

As you would …

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Warming Hearts & Nourishing Lives

Like everybody else, this is a busy time of the year at Country Choice Organic.  In addition to the typical seasonal chaos, we are also in the midst of launching some exciting new products – Single-Serve Quick Cook Steel Cut …

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Sign(s) of the Times

I couldn’t help but do a double take upon seeing this shared entryway at a local strip mall.  I know as a society we’re a little dysfunctional when it comes to food, but REALLY!

In some ways, the doors mimic …

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Do We Really Need Another Seal?

Lately there has been a lot of talk about creating new labels to help consumers understand what’s in their food.  Much of this attention is focused on genetically modified organisms or GMOs.  Unfortunately, GMOs are ubiquitous in industrial agriculture, especially …

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Bulking Up for Winter

With each passing day here in the Upper Midwest, the morning air is getting more brisk, the afternoon shadows are getting longer, and the evening darkness arrives a minute or too earlier. Fall is nearly upon us.

Perhaps it’s instinct …

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Local is…

organic tomatoes imported from the backyard!  They’re red, juicy and delicious.  And I expect to eat a lot of them for the next few weeks.

How do you eat local? …

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