Local Food Sovereignty for Global Food Security

INFRA has announced its 2018 Annual Conference theme and its keynote speakers, Alisa Gravitz, President/CEO of Green America; Patrick Bultema, CEO/Founder of FoodMaven and Robert Craven, CEO of FoodState.

INFRA President/CEO featured in 2018 Forecast

INFRA President/CEO Corinne Shindelar was interviewed by Whole Foods Magazine in regards to prospects and tactics for independent retailers in the natural foods industry in 2018. Read the whole article here.

INFRA Member Offers Good Food to Community

Camas Organic Market received a glowing review by Kallispell, MT's Daily Inter Lake. The article highlights the community the store cultivates and the healthy, delicious options for shoppers in the produce and cafe. Read the whole article here.

INFRA Members Win Big with Non-GMO Month

Each year, the Non-GMO Project conducts a Non-GMO Endcap competition to celebrate Non-GMO Month. This year's Grand Prize Winner was INFRA member Dean’s Natural Food Market in Basking Ridge, New Jersey. Both of the runners up, Nutrition Smart in Port Saint Lucie, Florida and Nature’s Food Patch in Clearwater, Florida, are also INFRA members. The Turnip...

Nature's Green Grocer Highlighted

INFRA Member Nature's Green Grocer was highlighted in an interview with Natural Food Merchandiser. Owner Joel Patterson was interviewed about his path to success in the natural industry. Read the article here.

INFRA Member Local Business-of-the-Year

INFRA Member Good Harvest Market was named Business of the Year by the Waukesha Chamber of Commerce. For the full article and other award winners, read the full article here.

INFRA's 2018 Annual Conference Dates Set!

INFRA's 2018 Annual Conference dates have been set for July 21-24, 2018. Theme and Keynote Speakers to be announced.

Organic Business Leaders Celebrate the Future Organic Farmers at Expo East

At this year’s Annual Natural Products Expo East, CCOF and UNFI gathered supporters to celebrate the Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund, CCOF Foundation’s program to advance organic agriculture through young organic farmers. Read the whole article from CCOF here. 

INFRA Across America: Leg Up Farmers Market

We continue our travels with Drew Alexander, store manager of INFRA Member Cornucopia Natural Foodsas he bikes across the US, visiting INFRA stores. In his most recent post, he highlights Leg Up Farmers Market, a store in York, PA whose ethics and mission were as impressive to Drew as their well-curated store with traditional local foods, ample and diverse...

INFRA Across America: Kimberton Whole Foods

As INFRA Member Cornucopia Natural Foods' store manager, Drew Alexander continued biking across the US, visiting INFRA stores, he highlighted Kimberton Whole Foods in Douglasville, PA. Drew talked about Kimberton's tidy homey decor, outstanding dairy products, and stellar grab-and-go. Read more about the beautiful Douglasville store in Drew's full post here...