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Positive Change: Minnesota Food Association

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May’s Positive Change recipient is Minnesota Food Association (MFA), a well-established food advocacy leader that provides organic farming resources, technical assistance, and land access to local immigrant and minority farmers in the Twin Cities and Marine on St. Croix regions. Founded in 1983, MFA has been spearheading these efforts locally for over…

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2017 MN FoodShare March Campaign Totals

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Throughout the month of March, 15 food co-ops from around Minnesota joined together to raise funds for the annual Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign. Each year, Mississippi Market participates in the campaign, a program of the Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches that provides food, funds, and educational materials to over 300 food…

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Spring Plant Sale & Gardening Demos

Visit our West 7th store throughout May for our annual spring Plant Sale and new gardening demos. Our sale is known for its great selection of Minnesota native plants, heirloom and hybrid vegetables, and herbs. This year we’ll also have a wide selection of flowering plants that support pollinators, vegetables that work well in container gardens, and an array of planted patio pots and hanging baskets. The plants will once again come from local growers including Glacial Ridge in Glenwood, Minnesota and Green Earth Growers near Prior Lake. Over the years, both have demonstrated strong commitments to using sustainable growing and cultivation practices. Everything available at the Plant Sale is grown to organic standards. Whether you’re a beginning or experienced gardener, you’re sure to find something great!

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evanhealy 30% off Pop-up Sale

Sunday, April 30 | All day | Selby store Co-op shoppers receive 30% off all evanhealy products Join us on Sunday, April 30th at our Selby-Dale store to save 30% on all evanhealy skincare products in our wellness department all day long. Plus, visit anytime between 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. for a chance to meet with evanhealy skincare experts to discuss how their trio of oil, water, and clay can nourish and heal your skin.

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Introducing: Clear River Farms

Fair Food at a Fair Price New to Mississippi Market, we'll soon be carrying a wide selection of Black Angus beef cuts from Clear River Farms. Beginning Friday, April 14th, you can purchase their ground beef, NY strip steaks, stew meat, ribeye steaks, and more at all three of our co-op locations. Their naturally-raised cattle are sourced from the Midwest, are never given antibiotics or growth hormones, and are fed an all vegetarian diet consisting of grasses and grains. Try this high quality beef as an affordable, healthy option for you and your family.

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Producer Meet & Greets

Join us this spring for three meet and greets with fair-trade, local, and sustainable producers. Each event will highlight some of our favorite foods, farmers, and producers through storytelling and delicious samples. Event themes include global fair trade, organic farming, and local fermented foods. These three free events will be held…

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Member-Owner Appreciation Meat & Seafood Sale

Tuesday, April 18 | All day | All three store locations Member-Owners receive 10% off on select meat and seafood items; some exclusions may apply.* Mississippi Market member-owners are an integral part of our co-op community. Because of you, we’ve been able to offer local and organic foods to our St. Paul neighbors for nearly 40 years! In appreciation of our thanks, please join us on Tuesday, April 18 to save 10% on select meat and seafood items from our fresh and frozen cases.

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Local Cheese Madness: Final Round

Round 3 Match-Up Redhead Creamery Little Lucy Brie and Sartoti Montamoré made it through the first two Local Cheese Madness rounds and now face off in our final head to head match-up. Sample these two cheeses in our deli today, April 3rd and vote for your favorite from 11:00am-1:00pm.

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Local Cheese Madness: Round 2

Round 2 Match-Ups Round 1 of Local Cheese Madness has ended resulting in our final four local cheese champions. This Saturday, April 1 Deer Creek’s The Blue Jay and Redhead Creamery’s Little Lucy Brie will face off in our fifth match-up. Then, on Sunday, April 2 Marieke’s Gouda and Sartori’s…

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Local Cheese Madness: Shepherd’s Way Farms VS Deer Creek

Round 1 Match-Up Get to know local cheeses available at Mississippi Market during Local Cheese Madness! Our fourth match-up is a blue cheese face off between Shepherd’s Way Farms’ Big Woods Blue and Deer Creek’s The Blue Jay. Sample these two cheeses in our deli today, March 31st and vote for your…

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