Suncoast Co-op Market News
Join Pam Lunn as she tours her “The Dancing Goat” farm located in Tampa. You can order from “The Dancing Goat” products on our online locally produced market. Pam sells eggs, Goat milk, goat cheeses, raw milk (for pet consumption), butter, Soaps and much more! This Sub-urban farm is home to several Goats and Chickens as well as an emerging vegetable garden. Pam takes us for a tour of her award winning chickens. Stay tuned for Part 2 where Pam shows us her Goats and products also any volunteer information or manure pick-up.Check out her video below.
The Dancing Goat Part 1: Award winning locally raised chickens!
The Dancing Goat Part 2: Goats!
Pictures of The Dancing Goat
Great new Products
- Pre-order Fruit Tree- by Sept. 19th
- Mango Salsa
- Moringa and Oil hair products
- Promotional Gear (Bags, T-shirts, Bumper Stickers)
- Seed Starting Gear
- New Candle Smells
- Chocolate Avocado Dip
- Curried Red Lentil
- Sweet Adzuki Bean Dip
- Kale and Roasted Garlic Hummus
- Eggplant Ikra
- Quinoa Tabbouleh
- Essential Oils
- Vegan Cookies
- Tempeh – Fermented Soy a vegan protein source
Make sure you browse all the categories on the left hand side of the market to see all we have to offer from our over 45+ local growers 500 products locally made. Please remember to get your orders placed by Thursday noon.
In the News
Above is a picture of the " mobile Farmacy" that the Habitat for Humanity is building for our co-op. In the next few weeks we will be moving the location of the pick-ups outdoors.
Check out photo’s from our latest permablitz at Kinship Garden located at the rear at West Pasco Habitat for Humanity we work on the garden every Saturday. Kinship Garden Facebook photos.
This week we started several seed trays and cut some plants up for new plants to start from.
Check out the latest article about the Suncoast co-op from the Tampa bay times! Suncoast Co-op cultivates thriving organic business
Simply Fresh Customer Pick-up 3pm-3:30pm
We had a change time due to some people asking us for later pick-up as well as our driver Eric’s vehicle is having mechanical problems. Rick will be delivering orders to Tarpon at 3pm.
All Tarpon orders are delivered in Suncoast Co-op bags, please return the bags the following week when you re-order.
Customers can pick-up their orders from Simply Fresh *3-3:30pm located at 1942 S. Pinellas Ave. Tarpon Springs, FL. Please add a Delivery Charge to your order of $3 located here: Delivery Charge
Pre-Order Fruit trees ORDER BY Sept. 19th
The plants are 3’-4’ tall and great quality. 90% of them are $20 please comment with the particular species you would like.
- Barbados Cherry
- Passion Fruit
- Muscadine Grapes
- And more…
Now accepting all Major credit cards
We are now accepting all major credit cards for a 3.0% additional convenience fee. We can use your credit card at pick-up.
You can RSVP for these events either on our On Facebook: Facebook Fanpage or Suncoast Co-op Meet-up: Meet-up
Every Saturday join us for talks about local food movement. Conversations about growing our own food. 10am-2pm at the West Pasco Habitat for Humanity Restore 4131 Madison Street. We have a grower table full of fresh veggies and cottage industry goods. You can pick up your online order at Noon-2pm.
New Port Richey Library 5939 Main street
Join the co-op every Tuesday at the New Port Richey Library 5939 Main street. We have a grower table set-up along with other vendors selling fresh veggies and products made from our local growers. Pick-up fresh local food till you can pick up your order on Saturday.
4131 Madison Street
West Pasco Habitat for Humanity
Join the co-op as we paint the mobile trailer this Saturday. We will be painting a base coat of white making the co-op mobile trailer stand out. Come lend a hand in creating the mobile trailer! Thanks!
Permablitz: Watt & Cheri
5604 Redhawk Drive
Sunday 9/29/13 9am-1pm- Come anytime
New Port Richey, FL 34655
Permablitz (noun): An informal gathering involving a day on which a group of two or more people come together to achieve the following:
- create or add to edible gardens where someone lives
- share skills related to permaculture, the development of agricultural ecosystems intended to be sustainable and self-sufficient, and other sustainable living ideas
- build community networks
- have fun
Permablitzes are free events, open to the public, where you learn a lot, share food, get some exercise and have a wonderful time.
If you come to three or more permablitzes we can help organize one at your house. That’s right. Permablitz is based on reciprocal volunteer support. Once you’ve been to a few we will help connect you to a volunteer or professional permaculture designer, help you plan your blitz, promote it, and co-ordinate it on your day. For free.
In addition to having a Permablitz, we will be celebrating our work with a Potluck, so bring something delicious! To keep it a green event please try to remember to bring your own utensils as well!! See you soon!!!
Join us November 8-10, 2013 for Pasco Eco Fest, a three day event in Sims and Starkey Parks. Explore beautiful West Pasco by kayaking, wading through swamps, and learning about native plants and medicinal herbs. Learn about our native wildlife through interactive exhibits and talks. Participate in free sustainable living & homesteading workshops.
This event will also incorporate a fine art show, live music and entertainment, a drum circle, an Eco Market, free yoga, belly dancing and hoop dancing workshops, geocaching, stargazing, vintage VW show and swap meet, and food trucks.
Grow Wild in West Pasco!