News Archive

July 28, 2014

News from Nicollet

With building permits acquired, construction is starting in earnest.

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.
July 01, 2014

Change Matters for July goes to

Vision Loss Resources!

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 21, 2014

Spring classes are up!

Check out all our upcoming classes and events here

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 26, 2013

How To Respect Shoppers with Disabilities

Advice from Wedge member Lilli Sprintz

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!

March 01, 2013

GudBar has a new name and new flavors

Fresh Bar: convenient & real food


February 28, 2013

Shopping at The Wedge and Chinese Medicine

Eat good food, get healthy

February 28, 2013

Getting your 5-9 daily servings of produce?

Green Energy from Nurish can help!


February 24, 2013

At Home Revitalizing Spa Treatment

Pampering for late Winter

February 19, 2013

GMO FAIL! - They won't "feed the world"

Most GMOs show lower yields.

February 19, 2013

Bhutan commits to going 100% Organic

and doing the research to make it possible.

February 09, 2013

Scents to get your sweetie's heart pumping

Tantalize your surroundings with the magic inducing scents of Rose Geranium or Lavender Clarysage.


February 08, 2013

Meet our new CEO, Josh Resnik, in Aisle 2

Mon. Feb. 11. 4-6 p.m. & Fri. Feb. 15, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

February 07, 2013

Romantic Candles with a Mission

Non-toxic, sustainable, and really pretty

February 01, 2013

Member wanted for WedgeShare Committee

Apply by Feb. 28 - be part of the process.

February 01, 2013

Call to Action! Help Housing Co-ops

FEMA denies co-op owners Sandy assistance

January 31, 2013

Delicious Nutritious Organic Coconut Oil

Half price thru February


January 28, 2013

Ancient Rice Varieties from Lotus Foods

Delicate, unique, sustainable

January 24, 2013

Triclosan from cosmetics is poisoning MN waterways

There are plenty of safe choices here

January 22, 2013

Crio Bru Brewing Cocoa Reviewed

They like it, they really like it!

January 21, 2013

NO GMO Salmon in the wild, please!

Tell the FDA how you feel by Feb. 25

January 18, 2013

Congratulations to Nature's Path!

Stand-up organic company gives back

January 18, 2013

The State of the Farm Bill

It isn't pretty - learn more

January 16, 2013

WedgeShare Recipient Checks In

Cycles for Change Bike Library!


January 16, 2013

Your coffee choice makes all the difference

Watch: The Fair Trade Chronicles