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Celebrate Earth Day at Home

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Earth Day is Wednesday, April 22, marking the 50th anniversary from when it was first celebrated in 1970! We love having a day set aside to honor and celebrate our beautiful planet, and especially enjoy the conversation it inspires related to environmental sustainability, climate action, and appreciation of nature. While…

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Home Composting 101

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According to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, roughly 12 percent of household waste in Minnesota is food scraps and 18 percent is yard waste. Nationally, the Environmental Protection Agency estimates 20 percent of landfill waste is food. Why does this matter? When thrown away and buried, these organic materials have…

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2020 Spring Plant Sale

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May 6th-25th West 7th: 7:30am – 7pm East 7th: 8am – 8pm Known for a comprehensive assortment of Minnesota natives and an extensive vegetable and herb selection, our annual spring Plant Sale enthusiastically ushers in the return of Minnesota’s peak growing season. This year’s plants will once again be…

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A Message of Care from
Midwest Food Connection

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Presented by Midwest Food Connection (MFC), a local nonprofit dedicated to empowering elementary and middle school children to make healthy, responsible food choices. MFC’s school programs educate children about natural foods, local sustainable farming, and the cultural origins of our food. MFC also teaches kids’ cooking classes at Mississippi Market. Register…

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Meet The Good Acre

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Season Preview with The Good Acre & Mississippi Market Wednesday, May 6  |  5:00-6:00 p.m.  |  Live-Streamed Join The Good Acre and Mississippi Market from the comfort of your home for a look at the upcoming growing season. Topics will include current climate and weather-related challenges that our farmers are…

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Baking with Wheat Flour

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Flour – the most crucial ingredient for any baking recipe. With so many varieties to choose from, how do you know which one is the best for your recipe? We break down the differences in wheat flour types below (with protein content as the main differentiator) and share recommendations for…

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Continue Supporting
Community Business Partners

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PLEASE NOTE: As of April 1st, all co-op member discounts at local businesses participating in our Community Partner Program are temporarily suspended through August 31, 2020. We apologize for the inconvenience but ask for your understanding as we do our part to lift up our treasured local…

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Budget Friendly Meals

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As we hunker down to help limit the spread of COVID-19, now is the perfect time to focus on making home cooked meals using some of those pantry staples you’ve stocked up on. Check out the recipes below for easy mealtime solutions using bulk, canned and frozen favorites, including beans,…

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New Safety Measures

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Dear Mississippi Market Co-op Community, As each day passes, the impacts of COVID-19 continue to increase throughout our community. As you’ve likely heard, Governor Walz’s statewide stay-at-home order goes into effect at midnight this evening, Friday, March 27th, and lasts through Friday, April 10th. During this time, you are highly…

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Virtual Budget Cooking Class

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Tuesday, March 31  |  5:30-6:30 p.m.  |  Live streamed cooking demo While our community classes have been canceled through the end of April due to on-going COVID-19 concerns, you can still join us and East Side Table for a virtual budget cooking class! We’ll live stream…

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