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January Positive Change: REACH Together

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Create Positive Change Each time you shop at the co-op, you have a chance to directly support local community partners by donating your 10-cent reusable bag credits and rounding up your purchases to the nearest dollar. It may only be a few cents or spare change, but your generosity makes…

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Organics Composting Now Available

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In pursuit of your co-op’s ongoing efforts to operate more sustainably and efficiently by reducing waste, utilizing renewable resources, and lessening our environmental impact, organics composting can now be found at all three Mississippi Market locations. Since early October 2018, organics composting bins have been present in the seating…

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Simple Steps to Living Zero Waste

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Presented by Amber Haukedahl of Tare Market and the blog Zero Wasted The “zero-waste” philosophy emulates sustainable natural resource cycles where “waste” is reused for other purposes and nothing is sent to a landfill, incinerator, or other form of disposal. Living a…

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Plant-Based Eating in the New Year

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This New Year, consider incorporating more plant-based foods into your life for improved health and well-being. Kickstart this commitment by including more fruits, vegetables, legumes, beans, and whole grains into your daily routine. While the focus is on eating more plants and less meat, salt, sugar, and processed foods, plant-based…

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Festive Market Made Cheese Balls

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Treat your year-end holiday guests to fresh Market Made cheese balls, created in-house at the co-op by our talented chefs. When paired with sliced fruit, bread, or crackers, these festive cheeses make for a quick, simple, delightful appetizer for your New Year’s guests. Choose from Garlic Chive or Gorgonzola cheese…

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Local Meat & Cheese? Yes, Please!

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Mix and match locally crafted meats and cheeses at your next holiday gathering for a truly unique experience. When paired with award-winning local cheeses from Red Head Creamery, Deer Crek, and Alemar Cheese, the robust flavors of Red Table Meat Co. dry-cured salamis make for an offering your guests,…

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Holiday Gift Ideas: Foodie Faves

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Searching for the perfect gifts for the foodie on your holiday wish list? You’ll find a great selection for lovers of unique, quality-crafted foods at your friendly neighborhood co-op. Try a few of the following local favorites for a gift that’s sure to please!   Deer Creek Cheese Deer…

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Staff Profile: Meet Matt Bander

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As a community-owned and cooperatively-operated business, co-op employees are some of Mississippi Market’s greatest assets. Our friendly, dedicated staff possess a wealth of knowledge. They work diligently to provide you with access to the freshest, healthiest foods and the safest, most effective personal health and beauty care products available. Our…

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December Positive Change: Hallie Q. Brown Community Center

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December’s Positive Change recipient is Hallie Q. Brown Community Center (HQB), a nonprofit social service agency open to all, primarily serving the Summit University area of Saint Paul and the broader Twin Cities metro. Celebrating their 90th year of operation, HQB continues to improve quality-of-life in Saint Paul by providing access to critical…

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LIME Member Renewal

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A friendly reminder to all LIME member-owners — please renew your eligibility in the program between December 1, 2018 and January 11, 2019 to ensure uninterrupted discounts. To renew your LIME eligibility, please bring a photo ID, along with your income-based financial assistance program card or letter to the co-op during…

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