At the Co-op

  • Small Farmers Unite – From Minnesota to Ecuador
  • October 19th, 2016
  • equal-exchange

    Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter Food Co-op and Equal Exchange have teamed up to bring together a local small farmer, Josh Reinitz from East Henderson Farms, and a global small farmer, Mariana Coboc of AsoGuabo Banana Co-op, for an evening of discussion, food and community.

    6-8 pm, Wednesday, October 26, 2016

    In the Heritage Room in the Gustavus Adolphus Campus Center.

    Beyond the Seal is a documentary about Fair Trade Banana production.  It was produced in association with Equal Exchange.

  • Turkey Pre-Order Sign-up. Gobble, gobble.
  • October 19th, 2016


    Turkey Pre-Order Sign-up.  Gobble, gobble.
    Swing by the front desk to reserve your bird.  Someone will score a free turkey – winner announced November 15th!

  • Co+op Basics
  • February 2nd, 2016
  • Co+op Basics…not a sale, not a promotion, everyday low prices.

    Co+op Basics offers everyday low prices on many popular grocery and household items. From pasta sauce to beans to cereal, you’ll find both new value-priced brands as well as new low prices on some old favorites.

    Co+op Basics offers these prices for all our shoppers.

    Co-op Basics

    Look for these purple signs throughout the store.

  • How-to: Grind-Your-Own Nut Butter
  • February 17th, 2015
  •  Jenn, our bulk buyer here at the Co-op, took some time to show off our nut grinders (almond and peanut) and explains how to use them.

     peanut butter snap shot

    Why grind-your-own?

    - Freshness: you can’t get a fresher nut butter
    - No additives, just peanuts or almonds
    - Add-your-own mix-ins: honey, salt, raisins, cinnamon…
    - Portion control: take as much or as little as you like
    - Delightfully delicious