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Shop the Co-op Safely and Efficiently

As we head into the cold months of winter, and we spend more time indoors, it is important to continue to do our part to minimize the spread of COVID-19. Right now, Minnesota is seeing a spike in cases. This is putting stress on hospitals and we are seeing shortages of hospital beds. To provide…

Co-op Shopping Tips

Co-op Shopping Tips 1. Please shop alone, rather than with a partner or family. 2. Plan your shopping trips ahead of time with a shopping list. Look to recipes for inspiration and to help inform the quantities needed to nourish yourself and your household. 3. To maximize the efficiency of your shopping trip we have…

Seward-made Stuffing Sausage

Seward Co-op stuffing sausage is the perfect complement to harvest celebration meals. Now available for a limited time.

Hmong New Year

Hmong New Year is an annual celebration that takes place in the fall to honor the ancestors and spirits and give thanks for the completion of the year’s harvest as well as to welcome in a new beginning.

Winter Shelters

Heated shelters are being built at both stores to aid social distancing and shield shoppers from the elements during the cold months.

Reusable Bags at Seward Co-op

You may have read in the news that New York state recently implemented a plastic bag ban. This is great news and is a big step toward positive environmental impacts. On the other hand, this has added pressure to an already strained paper bag supply chain, which means Seward Co-op and other retailers may experience…

Baker’s Field Flour and Bread

The impacts of these everyday investments help to keep growers and producers like Baker’s Field thriving now during this difficult time and in the future.

Preparation Amid Uncertainty

Soon, we will install plywood over the windows and entrances of Seward Co-op buildings to show solidarity with neighboring businesses, to protect the jobs of our staff and to protect our shared community assets.