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Groceries and Co-ops

Picture13All of these grocery stores and Co-ops are located in Guilford County and they offer local foods as a part of their inventory. Local farmers and dairies sell produce, beans, and eggs, yogurt, and butter to these stores so residents of Guilford County can purchase local items. Grocery stores and Co-ops such as these help to increase local food choices within Guilford County, which is environmentally friendly and supports the local economy.

Bessemer Curb Market
Summit Shopping Center
932 E. Bessemer Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27405
336-275-1655

Bessemer Curb Market offers local produce and meats. They are open Monday – Saturday 8:00 am – 8:00 pm and Sunday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Bestway
2113 Walker Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27403
336-272-4264

Bestway sells local cheeses and dairy products, North Carolina seafood, Greensboro-made beers, and local tomatoes in the summer months. They are open Monday-Saturday 7:00 am – 12 pm and Sunday 9 am – 10 pm.

Deep Roots Market
http://www.deeprootsmarket.coop
600 N. Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27401
336-292-9216

Deep Roots sells local cheeses and dairy products and local produce when in season. They are open Monday-Saturday 7:30 am – 9 pm and Sunday 8:30 am – 9 pm.

Earth Fare
https://www.earthfare.com
greensboro110@earthfare.com
2965 Battleground Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27408
336-369-0190

Earth Fare is an organic food supermarket and offers some local food options.

Lowes Foods
http://www.lowesfoods.com
1581 New Garden Road, New Garden Crossing, Greensboro, NC 27410
336-852-1770
5820-F N. Church Street, Gunter’s Crossing, Greensboro, NC 27455
6310 Old Oak Ridge Road, Cardinal Shopping Center, Greensboro, NC 27410
1236 Guilford College Road, Guilford Crossing at James Landing, Jamestown, NC 27282

Lowes Foods is headquartered in North Carolina and supports local farms and businesses, offering fresh and local food items. Open Mon. -Sun., 6am -midnight.

The Fresh Market
http://www.thefreshmarket.com
3712 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro, NC 27455
336-282-4832
1560 Highwoods Boulevard, Greensboro, NC 27410
336-855-6114

The Fresh Market sells fresh and local items, as well as organic items. They are open from 8 am to 9 pm seven days a week.

Renaissance Community Coop
http://renaissancecoop.com
At the intersection of Philips Avenue and Woodbriar Avenue
Office: 620 S. Elm Street, Suite 307, Greensboro, NC 27406
336-638-1722

Renaissance Co-op is a community owned grocery store that specifically serves Northeast Greensboro by selling healthy foods and local products such as vegetables, fruits, eggs, milk, and beans. The Co-op will support the local economy by creating jobs, improving the health of the community, selling foods from local growers and giving back to the community. The Co-op, at the time of developing this guide, is not under reconstruction and not open for business, but this grocery store is expected to be under construction soon. Please visit Renaissance Community Coop’s website for more information.

Superior Foods
220 N. Centennial Street, High Point, NC 27260
336-887-2012

Superior Foods serves the High Point community with fresh meats and vegetables. They are open Mon-Fri 7am-9:30 pm, Sat 8am-9:30pm, and Sun 8am-8pm.

Whole Foods Market
http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/stores/greensborofriendly
3202 W. Friendly Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27407
336-398-2880

Whole Foods Market have made an effort to stock local produce and breads in addition to the organic offerings that are common in many of their stores. They are open 8 am – 9 pm seven days a week.

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Photo of Deb FullerDeb FullerCounty Extension Administrative Assistant (336) 641-2433 debra_fuller@ncsu.eduGuilford County, North Carolina
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