A note of thanks to Just Food Co-op staff, from the Board

Dear Owners, MIchael PursellBoard President We at the Just Food Co-op Board want to take a moment to recognize the extraordinary efforts by the Co-op’s staff and management to navigate the coronavirus crisis. These remarkable folks, who didn’t sign up to be on the front lines of a pandemic, have put in some [...]

2020-04-09T10:36:22-05:00April 9th, 2020|Board Communication, Community, Just Food, Local|

Farmer Feature – The Greensted!

This ComPost Features The Greensted, located in Zumbrota Minnesota. Here is their story: Dean grew up on a Wisconsin Dairy Farm and Jayne mostly a city girl, but her dad grew a very large garden. She has lots of experience freezing veggies! Dean and Jayne married in 2015, and Dean has always wanted to get [...]

2020-02-26T17:28:54-06:00February 26th, 2020|Community, Local|

Are you ready for Game Day entertainment?

Game Day Game day is about casual entertaining and good company. Focus on snacks, finger foods and foods that are easy to eat and clean up. Break out your main dishes at halftime! Prepare as much food as you can a day ahead so you can mingle with your guests. Bring on the bold flavors: [...]

2020-01-30T09:05:14-06:00January 28th, 2020|Community, Just Food, Local|

2019 Art Partnership Design Contest

Attention Artists - Just Food Co-op is hosting a t-shirt design contest.   Please help us design our 15th Birthday/Anniversary t-shirt which will be unveiled on December 15th, 2019 at our big birthday celebration!  Just Food Co-op is partnering with local artists of all ages and levels to design a commemorative 15th birthday/anniversary t-shirt. It [...]

2019-09-09T12:00:31-05:00September 4th, 2019|Community, Just Food, Local|

Principle #7 Concern for Community

As we look toward the next fiscal year, our 15th year of Just Food Co-op, we want you to know what your team at Just Food has been up to this year in your community and how we support many local non-profits, regularly! Just Food is reaching out and giving back more than we ever [...]

2019-06-13T11:30:11-05:00June 20th, 2019|Community, Just Food, Local|

Just Food Launches Community Discount Program

The Community Discount Program will begin taking applications on Friday, February 16, 2018. Households that apply for and are eligible for the program will receive 10% off their grocery purchases every day. Coupled with the Co-op Basics program that provides an affordable price on many of your everyday essentials like meats, veggies, eggs, rice, milk, [...]

2019-10-15T15:19:45-05:00February 15th, 2018|Community, Local|

Purge Your Pantry

We put a lot of pressure on starting things right away with the new year. However, you have 365 days to accomplish your goals, and goals need to be addressed in small bites and little steps. Before we are able to bring in all of these new ideas and big aspirations, we have to take [...]

2018-01-15T13:46:30-06:00January 15th, 2018|Community, Local|

Holiday Gift Guide – Under $20

Are you looking for come quick ideas to help complete your holiday shopping list? Here are a few ideas to get you started. These gifts are both easy on your wallet, and also help introduce family and friends to good, high quality products that align with your values. Honey - We have an extensive collection [...]

2017-12-18T11:03:12-06:00December 18th, 2017|Community, Local|

De-Stress Your Back to School Preparations

It’s tough to think about, but it’s now mid-August. This means that all of the retail stores have their back-to-school stuff out. All of the teachers have released their school supplies lists and it’s likely that you’ve already attended an open house or two. This time of summer always feels like a scramble to squeeze [...]

2017-08-21T10:57:13-05:00August 15th, 2017|Community, Just Food, Local|