Food co-operative profiles

Profiles of co-operatives including links to their websites, social media, and email addresses. If you see a co-op is missing, want to update details, or expand on these profiles then do get in touch! For posterity, we do not delete profiles of defunct co-operatives – you can find the list on a separate page.

Hearty Squirrel Food Cooperative

The Hearty Squirrel Food Cooperative is a volunteer-run not-for-profit co-operative based at the University of Edinburgh. Founded in 2011, the co-op bulk buys affordable wholefoods and organic veg bags for its members who are a mix of students and staff. The co-op also sells bread and eggs, and sources its wares from local farms and …

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The Food Hive (Stirling)

The Food Hive at Stirling University is a student-run food co-operative selling affordable and sustainable food. Located in the Green & Blue space in the Atrium, in the Andrew Miller Building. The Food Hive is generally open from 9-5, Monday to Friday. For more information you can check out their page on the Sussex Students’ …

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Sussex Roots Allotment

Sussex Roots is a student-run allotment at Sussex University. Sussex Roots was created to help give us the chance to explore systems of human activity that are conscious of the natural world we live in, and importantly the parameters it works within. From food production to environmental economics, we aim to engage students and staff …

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York University Food Cooperative

SCOOP is a student-run food cooperative within York University. You can find out more via their Facebook group or their website.

The OxCo-op (Oxford)

The OxCo-op, making ethical food accessible and affordable for the Oxford community. More info is available via their Facebook page and by email.

UEA Food Co-op

UEA Food Co-op is a student-run initiative at the University of East Anglia, offering organic, fair trade and ethical dry goods at cost price. They achieve this by bulk buying from a wholesaler, and operate on a not-for-profit basis, alongside the existing organic veg box scheme. They can be contacted via their Facebook page or by email.

SOAS Food Co-operative

SOAS Food Co-operative sells low-price organic food from their stall inside the SOAS JCR (Main Building). The co-op is also a hub of information on all manner of topics including organic food, awareness of where our food comes from, and recipes for lovely home-style organic cooking. You can find out more on their, Facebook page, via …

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Leeds Green Action Food Co-op

A food co-operative based in Leeds University Union selling affordable, ethically-sourced food to the co-operative’s members. You can find out more via their Facebook, website, or via email.

Glasgow University Food Co-op

Glasgow University Food Co-op sells affordable wholesale food to its members. More info can be found on their Facebook page or by email.