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2018 Member-Owner Appreciation Day Bulk Sale

September 24, 2018

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Thank you for being a part of our cooperative community! Join us Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 for our Member-Owner Appreciation Day Bulk Sale. For one-day-only, Mississippi Market member-owners will receive 10% off all bulk items*, including bulk spices, herbs, tea, coffee, cleaners, soaps, and lotions, at all three of our store…

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Zero-Waste Shopping Tips

April 19, 2018

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Celebrate Earth Day all year-round by reducing waste when shopping at the co-op. Buy in Bulk — Great Taste, Less Waste Buy only the amount of food you need by buying in bulk. Buying in bulk is also one of the best ways to save money, as some items, like…

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Zero-Waste Shopping: Bulk Edition

March 30, 2018

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At the co-op, buying in bulk means less food waste and less packaging waste. How? When buying in bulk, you can purchase only the amount needed, reducing what might otherwise be thrown away. You can also bring in your own reusable container, or use a provided bag, and avoid much…

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Hoppin’ John for Good Luck in the New Year

December 26, 2017

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New Year’s Day is celebrated by many families with Hoppin’ John, a traditional southern stew made with black eyed peas. Some people add a penny or other small trinket to the beans when serving them. Whoever finds it is promised especially good luck in the New Year. Many recipes can…

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Why Bulk is Best

August 11, 2017

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Mississippi Market offers hundreds of self-service bulk bins loaded with grains, rice, oats, beans, pasta, shelled nuts, coffee, teas, spices, granola, dried fruits, candy, and more. We also carry liquid bulk items including maple syrup, honey, oils, soaps, shampoos, and laundry detergents. You’re sure to find something great in our well-stocked bulk…

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Local Profile: Kickapoo Coffee Roasters

February 27, 2017

     Founded in 2005, Kickapoo Coffee Roasters is a local coffee company based in Viroqua, WI. For over a decade, they've been working closely with coffee farmers dedicated to growing high quality beans and paying their workers fair compensation. To ensure fair wages and market prices, Kickapoo Coffee provides farmers a minimum price for their harvests, guaranteeing labor and production costs are fully covered while creating a more equitable and sustainable coffee supply chain. This farmer focused sourcing model has forged trusted, longstanding partnerships between Kickapoo Coffee and the small scale farmers who supply their beans.

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