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  • Creamery Cafe's NEW Summer Menu!

    Last week we debuted our new summer menu, and we’re excited to share it with you! Now is the time for local produce to shine.

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  • Creamery Cafe's Farm Table Dinner Delivered Tasty Dishes

    Creamery Café’s staff thanks everyone who attended our first Farm Table Dinner, featuring pasture-raised Red Wattle pork from Pork and Plants Heritage Farm. Chef de Cuisine Matt Kappra, with support from Sausage Production Supervisor Kyle Wondrasch, offered a delectable menu.

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    Featured Store Specials

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    Featured Owner Specials

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    July 19 - Aug 1

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    Aug 2 - Aug 15

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  • Blooming Prairie Beef Now 100% Grass Fed

    This week, we will retire Blooming Prairie’s grass-fed, grain-finished beef and replace it with their 100% grass-fed beef—at the same great price. The animals will continue to be hand-selected when ready, delivered to us every week, fresh from the farmer. The only difference is that the livestock is grass fed from start to finish.

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  • Participate in the Co-op, Run for the Board

    Please join the co-op's board of directors at one of their monthly meetings this summer. Upcoming meeting dates are July 25 and Aug. 29. The board is seeking candidates for the 2017 election. In order to receive a Board Candidate Application, attendance is required at a board meeting. All interested co-op owners are welcome!

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  • Bike It to the Co-op

    Now that warmer weather is upon us, Seward Co-op would like to encourage shoppers to bike to the co-op whenever possible! We want to make it worth your while to make the extra effort. Pick up a sticker at Customer Service to wear proudly on your helmet or bicycle.

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  • August is P6 Month

    August is P6 Month, and Seward Co-op will be celebrating all month! Your favorite small, local, and/or cooperative P6 producers will be in the stores sampling and we’ll be giving away $20 Seward Community Co-op gift cards to shoppers every weekend

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  • Clif Bar & Company Recall

    On July 6, Clif Bar & Company issued a voluntary recall of their chocolate mint bars due to possible presence of undeclared peanuts and some tree nuts, including almonds, Brazil nuts, cashews, hazelnuts, macadamia nuts, pecans, walnuts and coconuts. Clif Bar & Company is taking this precautionary safety step for people who are allergic to peanuts and these listed tree nuts. People with...

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  • Epic Provisions Recall

    On June 19, EPIC Provisions announced a voluntary recall involving all production dates and flavors of EPIC Animal Oil products. This recall is being issued because of a production issue that has the potential to cause a food safety risk. Consumers are advised to destroy any products in their possession that are included in this recall. These products are carried at both stores and have been...

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  • Eat Local Farm Tour

    The Eat Local Co-op Farm Tour was created to showcase local farmers that bring local food to our tables. Each year, the tour highlights Minnesota farms, allowing the general public to meet directly with local producers to learn more about our food system and the importance of eating local.

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  • Farm Table: Pork and Plants Dinner

    Join us at the Seward Co-op Creamery Café for an evening with Pork and Plants Farm from SE Minnesota. Along with their beautiful produce, we'll feature their amazing heritage-breed Red Wattle Pork in several different preparations. Beverage pairings from Fair State Brewing Cooperative and Sweetland Orchard will also be available.

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  • GoMacro Recall

    On June 15, GoMacro issued a recall of a limited number of MacroBars and Thrive Bars due to the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections amongst young children, the elderly, those with weakened immune systems, and pregnant women. At this time, no illnesses have been reported due to this recall and no affected product was...

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  • Natural Sea Recall

    On June 14, Natural Sea announced a voluntary recall of its fish fillets with whole wheat breading due to the potential presence of undeclared milk. This recalled product has been removed from the shelf at both of our stores. Between March 16 and June 14, 2017 Seward Co-op may have sold product affected by the recall.

    Natural Sea–fish fillets with whole wheat breading–$6.49...

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  • Know Our Grower: Spark-Y Youth Farm

    Know Our Grower is an opportunity to connect shoppers with the talented group of local farmers producing our food and sample recipes that allow their flavors to shine. Stop by the Friendship store Sunday, June 25 from noon-3 p.m. to chat with folks from Spark-Y Youth Farm and to sample their microgreens, spinach, and sorrel.

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  • Cultivating Cooperative Relationships

    Later in June, Seward Coop will welcome Federation of Southern Cooperatives board member and farmer Ben Burkett. Burkett will make the journey to Minnesota in a truck brimming with ripe, ready-to-eat red-seeded and seedless watermelons to share with several local cooperative grocery stores.

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  • Seward-made Sausages

    Here at Seward Co-op, we take pride in working directly with local farmers, processing whole carcass animals in-house, and having a large variety of fresh, Seward-made sausages. Check out our new seasonal varieties!

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  • Marinades Made Simple

    Long before conventionally packaged marinades were available, oftentimes people would make them from leftover food scraps to make less-desirable cuts of meats tender, juicy and flavorful.

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  • Hemp History Week June 5-11

    Did you know hemp is also a growing U.S. industry and an environmentally sustainable solution for potentially thousands of non-toxic products ranging from car parts and building materials to paper products, textiles, plastics and even ethanol?

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  • Remember Your Reusable Bag!

    Beginning June 1, the co-op will charge 5 cents per paper bag provided at check out. We will continue to give 10 cents per bag to customers who bring in their own bags (on up to five bags per transaction). We hope this practice helps cut down on waste and the impact on the environment.

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  • Creamery Cafe Patio Is Open

    The Seward Co-op Creamery Café team works around the clock to serve dishes with integrity and compassion. We create fairly-priced, nourishing dishes, sourced from socially-responsible farmers and producers.

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  • Friendship Store Juice Bar Now Open

    We are excited to launch the new juice bar at the Friendship store Sunday, May 7! Why not celebrate May Day with a fresh-squeezed juice or made-to-order smoothie?

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  • Fair Trade for Farmers and Soil

    This World Fair Trade Day (May 13, 2017), we honor the hard work small-scale farmers do to tend the land. Small-scale organic farming and regenerative agricultural practices combat our climate crisis and help feed the world.

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  • Seward Co-op 2017 Owner Satisfaction Survey

    In February, nearly 500 Seward Co-op owners provided their feedback on the cooperative’s performance in a survey conducted by the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. You can read a summary of the survey results here.

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  • Seward Co-op Wins Sustainability Star Award

    Seward Co-op has been named a Sustainability Star by National Co+op Grocers (NCG) for excellence in our sustainability efforts. The award recognizes food co-ops that demonstrate outstanding leadership by making a positive impact on social, environmental and local economic issues.

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  • In the Heart of the Beast Theatre Breaks SEED Record

    Seward shoppers and owners rounded up a record-breaking SEED donation of $28,472, in support of In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre's (HOBT) spring May Day celebration. Thank you Seward Co-op shoppers and owners for the support! The 43rd Annual MayDay Parade and Festival are scheduled for Sunday, May 7, 2017.

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