News Archive

March 04, 2015

WedgeShare Owner-at-Large 2015

The Board of Directors needs your help.

March 02, 2015

Change Matters: Minnesota FoodShare

Be the hero! Fight hunger!

February 05, 2015

Leading the way in recycling efforts

Hennepin County recognizes the Wedge as a 2014 Environmental Partner
February 03, 2015

Introducing: The Wedge Blend

An exclusive new brew from the awesome people at Kickapoo Coffee Roasters

January 08, 2015

Cooperative Mondays at Fair State

Wedge owners get half off their first beer every Monday, starting January 26!

December 19, 2014

Respecting Shoppers with Disabilities

Advice from Wedge member Lilli Sprintz on how to be a respectful shopper this holiday.

December 18, 2014

10 Tips for a sustainable holiday season

We've compiled a list of ten ways to green up your festivities this year.

November 17, 2014

WedgeShare 2014 grants announced

This year, $50,000 in WedgeShare grants will benefit these eight dynamic organizations.

November 07, 2014

Kadejan hopes for non-GMO feed mill

Help Kadejan farms provide their birds with non-GMO feed. Contribute to their feed mill.

November 06, 2014

Bossy Acres featured in New York Times

Bossy Acres, a Gardens of Eagan incubator farm, interviewed about upcoming book.
November 05, 2014

Thanksgiving guides are here!

Celebrate a local Thanksgiving with our handy holiday guide. In-store and online.
October 31, 2014

News from Nicollet

Wedge Table is shaping up. Opening slated for January 2015.

October 29, 2014

2014 Annual Election Results

Board elections were completed; results have been announced here!
October 22, 2014

2014 Annual Meeting Information

Learn more about candidates, how to vote, and this year's owner meeting.

October 20, 2014

Local: the new restaurant buzzword

What does local mean? Find out Oct. 27; 7pm, with Lucia Watson and Rhys Williams.

October 10, 2014

Little pumpkin patch in the big city

Pumpkins, face painting and hot cider. Saturday Oct. 18, from 10am-3pm.

October 01, 2014

Save Wild Rice

Water Legacy's update on the fight to protect Minnesota's wild rice from mining.
September 11, 2014

Wedge 40th in photos

A collection of moments from the anniversary block party

September 04, 2014

We have a new baguette!

After months of testing, we launched a new baguette recipe this morning.

September 01, 2014

Change Matters for September goes to


August 21, 2014

40th Anniversary Art

13 year Wedge employee creates limited edition poster

August 21, 2014

Back to School Savings

Free Lunchbox when you spend $100 or more

August 04, 2014

Eden Foods

A statement from the Wedge Co-op

July 30, 2014

40 days of sales!

Find out more about this special 40th anniversary promotion!
July 22, 2014

Gardens of Eagan in the Heavy Table

Read more about the upcoming birthday bash and how you can join in at The Heavy Table.
June 24, 2014

Non-GMO Shopping Guide

Our new shopping guide is your one-stop resource for GMOs.

June 09, 2014

Call for Board Applicants

Want to shape the co-op's future? Apply for a board seat and run in this year's election.

June 09, 2014

Demolition Phase Two Begins Today

What's the latest with the Nicollet expansion? Check here to find out.

June 08, 2014

New deli menu launches this weekend

With more than 10 new items, to-go will never be boring again. Click for photos.

June 06, 2014

The Share summer issue is here

Our quarterly newsletter arrived today. Pick one up in-store or read it online.

May 30, 2014

Mill City Cooks summer salad series

This summer our deli will feature salads created by Mill City Cooks.

May 19, 2014

Seeking member-owner at large

Join the Wedge board of directors nominations committee today!

May 08, 2014

Evolving the School Lunch: A Conversation with Bertrand Weber

You might be surprised at what's showing up in public school meals these days.

April 24, 2014

Become a container gardener!

With our class on Saturday May 3. Click here for more information on how to sign up.

April 22, 2014

Want more mushrooms?

Help some local mushroom growers grow their operation.

April 17, 2014

We have an e-newsletter!

Arriving in inboxes today!

April 16, 2014

Fresh Flyer launches today

Find out what's new and in season this week with our Fresh Flyer. Also available in-store.

April 15, 2014

Protect the Pollinators

Join in an Earth Day event at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum and learn about how you can protect pollinators in your neighborhood

March 24, 2014

Join the WedgeShare Selection Committee

One more week to apply!

March 24, 2014

Meet the farmer: Big River Farms

A Minnesota Food Association Event: March 30, 2014

March 19, 2014

A new look for the Wedge

Out with the brown, in with the blue. Out with the old, in with the new!

March 13, 2014

Help us name our Eat Street location

Take this survey to vote in a new name for a new era in Wedge history!

February 27, 2014

March Alaffia Eyeglass Drive

Donate your old eyeglasses for a good cause

February 17, 2014

Speak out against the revised Poly-Met mine plan

Public Comment period ends March 13, 2014

February 12, 2014

Recipe: chocolate ganache

If you missed out on Mark's chocolate covered fruit this past Sunday, now you can make it at home

December 05, 2013

Co-op Partners Warehouse delivered the goods on Thanksgiving

Over 42,000 pounds to 7 states

November 26, 2013

2013 WedgeShare grant recipients announced!

WedgeShare grant recipients

November 13, 2013

Relief for Co-ops in Philippines

Help them rebuild

November 13, 2013

Your Support Helped Us Raise Over $1,000,000!

204 members have contributed

November 12, 2013

Stand up for your farmer, stand up for your food.

Tell the FDA to fix FSMA

November 11, 2013

The Wedge is about More Than Food

Check Out Our New Health and Body Care Products

November 01, 2013

Halloween Treats

Trade candy for a Kind Bar

November 01, 2013

A Simple Feast

Order from our deli holiday menu today

October 30, 2013

Gardens of Eagan Video

See the farm in action

October 29, 2013

2014 Wedge Annual Meeting

Election Results and Recap

October 28, 2013

Emergency Foodshelf Network #1 in MN

Perennial WedgeShare winner a top hunger fighter

October 25, 2013

Smudging Clears the Air

Wild fragrances borne on smoke

October 23, 2013

Nourish Organic: Food for Healthy Skin

Certified Organic Body Care Products

October 08, 2013

Alaffia Empowerment Tour at Wedge on Friday 10/18, 4-5pm

Social Justice, Gender Equity and Great Products from Co-ops!

October 03, 2013

Organics Recycling (composting) is coming!

Hennepin County partners with local business

September 17, 2013

Buy 100% Postconsumer Recycled Copy Paper

from Eureka Recycling's buying cooperative.

August 05, 2013

Big Changes in the Grocery Aisle

Resets with new products soon.

August 02, 2013

Change Matters for August goes to

Organic Field School

July 31, 2013

Guayaki Yerba Mate is more than a great beverage

It's a genuine rainforest protector

June 13, 2013

Banking industry coming after credit unions (again)

Take action - the savings you save are your own!

June 12, 2013

Bike Riders can now ZAP at the Wedge

Get rewarded for biking around town

June 07, 2013

Mon. June 10 - Wenonah Hauter reads from: Foodopoly

The battle over the future of food and farming

June 05, 2013

Farm Journal: Laying New Roots

GOE crew leader blogs about the 2013 season

June 03, 2013

Making July plans yet? If so...

Here's the guide for the 2013 Farm Tour (PDF)

May 30, 2013

Organic Standards need help!

USDA must NOT let FDA rules take over

May 30, 2013

Plant Sale extended thru Sun. June 2

The greenhouse stays up a few more days!

May 30, 2013

Nosh with Josh is back!

About that Tunisian Fish Stew...

May 24, 2013

Living the Dream Farm Duck Eggs

Free-range, pastured ducks also live the dream

May 24, 2013

Wonder who owns organic?

The 2013 update is out!

May 22, 2013

Wedge Cheese Staff hugs lambs!

We have the pictures to prove it.

May 22, 2013

Top 10 Organic Pest Controls

Caring for your precious garden babies

May 08, 2013

Baking for Mom this weekend?

Check out Chef Robin's light chocolate cakes

May 03, 2013

Diary of a Wedge Demo, or

How our staff cooperates to get it done!

April 29, 2013

Cedar Summit sends thanks

Next critical steps to save this farm

April 27, 2013

OFS "incubates" organic farms and CSAs

CSA shares available at Fazenda Boa Terra

April 26, 2013

Wedge, Neighborhood Forest, and trees for kids

Urban reforestation, one backyard at a time

April 25, 2013

Bills proposed in Congress to Label GMOs

Learn more, contact your Senators and Reps!

April 18, 2013

Now in - local Paneer from Wisconsin

Royal Mahout brand - in a variety of sizes

April 15, 2013

WedgeShare Grant Deadline Reminder

Be sure to have applications in by April 25

April 15, 2013

Wedge Closing Early Thurs. April 18

Closing at 9:00 pm for Staff Party.

April 11, 2013

New Organic Lip Balm Makes Smiles Happen

Really - each tube supports reconstruction surgery

April 05, 2013

You loved it on Demo Monday!

Easy (and Super) Asparagus Soup

April 02, 2013

One Soap Fits All?

If it's Dr. Bronner's, then yes!

April 02, 2013

Angelica's Garden steps up all April

Will donate 5 percent to your Right to Know, MN

March 29, 2013

It's Baaack for the season! Donnay Chevre

Local, organic, fabulous.

March 22, 2013

Madecasse Chocolate Supports its Local Economy

Grown and Made in Africa for Maximum Flavor and Social Impact

March 20, 2013

Great news, lovers of sheep's milk cheese

Sheep's milk ricotta and more cheeses now in

March 19, 2013

Red Palm Oil from Alaffia now in

Orangutan-safe and plantation-free from Africa

March 18, 2013

Help Great River Greening green-up the landscapes

Creek/prairie restoration projects seek volunteers

March 15, 2013

Organic Farmers' Harlem Shake-Off is on

Gardens of Eagan Vs. Featherstone Farm

March 13, 2013

Energize with Essential Oils

Spring cleaning for body, soul and - the house

March 08, 2013

Check out our new fixtures!

Freshly ground nut butters are just one feature

March 07, 2013

Gluten-Free, Vegan, Soy-free Bread

It's amazing! It's local! It's bread!

March 06, 2013

Why label GMOs? Watch the Video!

Pass it on - call your legislators

March 05, 2013

The Dr.Hauschka Skin Care Sale

comes but once a year -- and it's on!