Mary Alice ScottOur April 24 speaker was Mary Alice Scott who told us all about the Portland Food Co-op  which is slated to open in fall 2014, the Portland Food Co-op will be a grocery store, owned by members and open to the public, that will offer a wide selection of local, organic, and natural foods and household products. They are dedicated to supporting local farmers and producers, serving our community and building the local economy. Mary Alice told us more about the co-op movement and how it differs from traditional supermarkets and how we can join.