Michigan non-GMO soy oil available at Meijer

Zoye OilI just found Zoye soy oil at Meijer. It is “identity-preserved,” which guarantees the non-GMO soybeans are not mixed with GMO soy at any point during processing.  The company uses a lot of methane for energy (landfill gas) and their office is LEED certified.  It is grown and produced in Michigan (in the Thumb region), making it pretty much the only commercially available, certified local, non-GMO cooking oil available here.  I am pretty sure it’s the same oil as the one I reported on in 2008 with a sexy new label – but the good part is, you no longer have to drive to Frankemuth to get it.

It’s $5/liter and there’s a $1 coupon on their web site. I don’t get any kind of perqs for blogging about this product – just thought you should know about it.



  1. Geomom said,

    September 13, 2011 at 4:31 pm

    Yay! Thanks for sharing!

  2. Sarah Lenz said,

    September 13, 2011 at 8:48 pm

    Ah! You’ve helped clear up the confusion in the cooking oil aisle. This will definitely be on my shopping list. Thanks!

  3. Lorna said,

    September 21, 2011 at 2:49 am

    Thanks for sharing! If you find a canola oil that is GMO-free, please let us know 😉

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