Oryana stands with Black Lives Matter

While words are not enough at this time, we want to take a moment to reinforce publicly Oryana’s stance on equity, justice, and the ever-present need to eliminate systemic bias and racism, and assure that all our citizens may live a life free from fear of harm.

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Vegetable Millet Salad by Carol Bell

This versatile grain dish can feed a large group or it can be scaled down with just a few ingredients. It is basically a cooked grain tossed with a few cooked vegetables and tossed with a dressing. You may also use quinoa, brown rice, farro, kamut, or barley instead of the millet. The vegetables are also easy […]

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Oryana West: A letter from Jim, Board President

Dear Oryana Owners and Shoppers, I hope you had a chance to read Steve’s announcement about Oryana’s purchase of the Traverse City Lucky’s site, which adds a second location for Oryana. I can tell you from my experience of being on the Board for the last 10 years, there is certainly never a dull day […]

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Oryana West: A letter from Steve, General Manager

Dear Oryana Owners and Shoppers, I wanted to let you know about an important step your Co-op took today. Many of you are aware that the Lucky’s Market grocery chain recently announced the closure of 32 of its 39 stores across the country. When announcements were made, we were happy to hear that the local […]

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Oryana West: FAQs

Will you close the 10th Street store? No! We love our 10th Street store and know that you do too. We will operate both stores. Will you cut hours at the 10th Street store? We base the co-op’s hours on when our shoppers shop, so as long as the current hours meet your needs, we […]

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Meet the 2023 Board Candidates

There are 3 open seats on the Oryana Board of Directors. We currently have 7 candidates running for the open positions. Online voting will start soon. Paper ballots will also available. All votes will be totaled at the general ownership meeting on April 20 and the winners announced immediately. The candidates, presented in alphabetical order, have […]

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Oryana’s Staff Flu Program

Oryana, our co-op, helps you this flu season!Oryana’s vision is to have a healthy staff – and with a healthy staff comes a healthy shopping environment for our owners and guests. During the upcoming flu season Oryana is pleased to provide an additional 20% discount on some selected products that will help keep you healthy […]

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Back to School Food & Supplies

When it comes to back-to-school eating, Oryana has plenty of great options for easy lunch and after school snacks as well as healthy breakfast options and sustainable food storage solutions. Here are just a few of the many products that you may find helpful and/or tasty for your kiddos (or yourself.) Soyoung Lunch Boxes: Inspiring […]

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Vegetarian Food for Dogs – Is it Safe?

Statement from Dr. Melling: It is not surprising that some pet parents have expressed concern over my plant-based diet for dogs class at Oryana. Many of us feel very strongly about the food choices we make for ourselves and our pets. Our feelings about diet are often as sensitive a topic as religion and politics! […]

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