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Wisco Pop Recall

Wisco Pop has issued a recall of their ginger, grapefruit, cherry, and strawberry sodas that may burst cans due to over-carbonation from wild yeast. There are no reported injuries, and this recall is being done to ensure the safety of consumers. No other Wisco Pop products are affected by this market withdrawal. The following products…

Nips and Nacks

Learn About Nips and Nacks Nips and Nacks was founded by Emi Sogabe as a fun, creative way to mix gardening, crafting, and love for animals. They wanted to make high-quality, locally made pet toys using sustainable practices. Emi began selling their homemade pet toys at a local farmers market and eventually graduated to selling…

21st Annual CSA Fair Recap

It was a blustery day on April 23 for the return of our in-person CSA Fair at the Creamery building. Nearly 30 local farmers showed up to visit with community members about CSAs and to share the importance of working together to build a strong local food economy. There were raffles, samples, snacks, a lot…

Food for the People

Food for the People Minneapolis, MN CSA Type: Mutual aid The Food for the People program was founded in the spring of 2020, a month before the murder of George Floyd and the subsequent uprising. The program was founded as a collaboration between grassroots based, radical food movement: Divine Natural Ancestry and local, immigrant farmer-owned…

shopper talking to a farmer at the 2019 CSA fair

Maximize Positive Environmental Impacts this Earth Day

On Earth Day, we honor and reflect on our physical environment and recommit to protecting nature. Many sources are quick to point out that big business is responsible for over 70% of greenhouse gas emissions. This alone can be overwhelming, and many argue that the solution is rooted in systematic change. Even if greenhouse gas…

a delightful spring cheese board

Spring Cheese Favorites

The time has arrived for spring celebrations, grilling, and other outdoor gatherings. Celebrate the season by exploring new cheeses, whether it’s baked into a dish, sampled on a cheese board, or added to a salad. Below are just a few of the tasty cheeses you can find at Seward Co-op’s cheese counters with ideas for…

Yawelyahsi·yò· Farm

Yawelyahsi·yò· Farm Marine On St. Croix, MN CSA Type: Vegetables, Tea, Herbs, Mutual aid option Drop Locations: Friendship store and more Mallory and Lucas are two young farmers who met in 2019 while working at Dream of Wild Health. Yawelyahsi·yò· is a word in Lucas’ native language of Oneida that basically means “good heart”. There…

Moshky Farm & Gardens

Moshky Farm & Gardens Marine on St. Croix, MN. CSA Type: Vegetables, Eggs, Chicken, Cocktails Drop Locations: Friendship store and more Moshky Farm offers seasonal, fresh, organic produce delivered weekly with a focus on Southern African crops. Farmers Marisa Benasutti and Heather Drakegrow unique varieties of greens, peppers, nuts, and more from Heather’s home country of…

Invest in Our Co-op!

This year marks Seward Community Co-op’s 50th anniversary. We have had a long and wonderful journey. With three locations—Franklin and Friendship stores, and Co-op Creamery production facility and offices—we have grown from our modest start. One of the reasons for our co-op’s growth and vitality is the 22,000 households in the community that own the…