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Heartbreak and Sadness Over the Murder of Daunte Wright

Seward Co-op community, Yesterday afternoon, Daunte Wright, a 20-year old Black man and beloved son and father, was murdered by the Brooklyn Center police. Our community–including all of us at Seward Co-op–are feeling the impact of another police murder as we simultaneously watch the Chauvin trial unfold in our city. Rage, despair, numbness, heartbreak and…

Celebrate in Community with a Spring Cheese Board

Spring is in the air, and vaccinations are on the rise. Although we cannot jump to “going back to normal,” we can proceed safely and with caution to gather in community with the proper precautions. An excellent addition to any Spring gathering is a cheese board. Friends and family are likely to enjoy this easy-to-make…

National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day

April 12th is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day! Celebrate with us with day-of deals on cheese from Community Foods partners.

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Spring Seed Arrival

New to Seward Co-op in spring 2021 is North Circle Seeds. You can find their organic, open pollinated seeds in the produce aisles, alongside seeds from High Mowing and Seed Savers. North Circle Seeds, located in Vergas, Minn., is committed to creating an ecologically diverse, equitable, and inclusive food system. They are a Seward Co-op…

Milton Creamery

About Milton Creamery The Musser Family has solely owned and operated Milton Creamery since 2006. Rufus and Jane moved from Pennsylvania to Milton, IA in 1992 for a change of pace from growing and selling produce to dairy farming. They milked cows and farmed 170 acres and eventually discovered cheesemaking. The Mussers, their neighbors and…

Recall: Bobo’s Oat Bars

Bobo’s Oat Bars announced a voluntary product recall involving its Maple Pecan 3 oz. Bobo’s Oat Bar. This recall has been initiated due to undeclared peanuts. Consumption of this product may cause an allergic reaction to those allergic to peanuts. Bobo’s Oat Bars Oat Bar, Maple Pecan, 3 oz. UPC: 82926200021 Best by dates: 7/30/2021…

Open Arms of Minnesota

Open Arms of Minnesota – Open Farms Minneapolis, MN CSA Type: Vegetables Drop Locations: Open Arms of Minnesota; 612Brew (NE Mpls)  Open Arms of Minnesota celebrates 35 years of nourishing neighbors and the 10th anniversary of Open Farms! Open Arms of Minnesota (OAM) is a nonprofit that cooks and delivers free, nutritious meals to people…

Buttermilk Falls CSA & Folk School Retreat

Buttermilk Falls CSA & Folk School Retreat Osceola, WI CSA Type: Vegetables, Meat, Maple Syrup, Flowers, Mutual Aid/Solidarity Share Drop Locations: Powderhorn, Kingfield Buttermilk Falls CSA is a 60-member CSA farm nestled among the forests and prairie lands of the St. Croix River Valley. Named after our pristine waterfall, Buttermilk Falls CSA offers members organic…

LTD Farm

LTD Farm Clayton, WI CSA Type: Vegetables, Cold-Pressed Juice, Mutual Aid/Solidarity Share Drop Locations: Vegetables, Fruit, Meat, Mushrooms LTD Farm has been around 15 years and after a long time raising duck eggs, they now focus on organic fruits & vegetables grown in their own farm-made compost. They grow chemical free and also use zero…

National Farmworker Awareness Week, March 25-31

What We’re Not Told About the Black and Brown People Who Grow Our Food

It’s important to recognize and name that the United States of America’s rise to economic power was made possible by the free labor of Black and brown people who were enslaved throughout its history. In many ways, the legacy of exploitation and bondage continues today. Cooperative principles and values call on Seward Co-op to stand…