Steamboat Springs — When Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage opens its new store in Steamboat Springs in September, it hopes to add local growers to its sources for organic produce.
“We’ll be a full-service grocery offering a large, large number of supplements and we’ll carry nothing but USDA-certified organic produce,” company spokeswoman Nancy Flynn said. “If there are producers of organic produce in the area, we absolutely want to take a look.”
Plans are for Vitamin Cottage to occupy about 12,000 square feet in the former David Chase Furniture and Rugs store at 355 Lincoln Ave. The property sold for
$3 million Wednesday to a Montrose developer, VC I Steamboat LLC, and the city gave its approval for a change-of-use permit for the location. The real…