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Enjoy weekly savings on fresh produce, meat, and cheese with Fresh Deals. Save in every aisle with bi-weekly Co+op Deals.

Merc Classes

Gather. Taste. Learn.

Join The Merc Co+op's own Nancy O'Connor on February 18 from 6-7p.m. for a tasty mini class, "Delicious Winter Recipes Made with Tofu." This one-hour crash course on incorporating tofu into your winter meals includes recipes for (and tastes of) Hearty Tofu Vegetable Stew and Balsamic-Roasted Tofu. Plus, everyone will receive a complimentary pound of local Central Soyfoods Tofu to get you started.

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KU Audio Reader

Audio-Reader is a free reading and information service for blind, visually impaired and print-disabled individuals in Kansas, Missouri and nationwide. Now in its 44th year of “sharing the gift of sight through sound,” their team of 400 volunteers provides a 24/7, 365-day broadcast to individuals unable to read the printed word. Their services, available via a closed-circuit radio, over the phone and on the internet, give listeners access to nearly 100 newspapers, 60 magazines and 15 books per month.

Everyone is Welcome at The Merc Co+op

The Merc Co+op provides our community a place to shop, gather, eat and learn by offering real food and sustainable products at reasonable prices through cooperative ownership and responsible commerce.
 
Everyone can shop at The Merc Co+op and anyone can become a Merc Owner. Merc Ownership is an investment in a consumer-owned cooperative business that brings health to your local community. The Merc Co+op is currently owned by more than 7,000 of your friends and neighbors who have chosen to invest in a local business that is guided by policies that prioritize the well-being of its customers and community. Learn more about the benefits of Merc Ownership today!

News & Events

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Love Your Heart With Delicious Foods($18)

February 17, 7:00 - 9:00pm

Join Rachel Ciordas for an evening that will be good for the health of your heart and will inspire you to eat heart healthfully. Rachel originally developed this class for a hospital working with a cardiologist. Come and learn how to prepare savory Spice Roasted Salmon & Vegetables; Quinoa Pilaf with Cilantro and Lime; and a fresh, healthy take on Pasta Primavera. You’ll end with (Heart Healthy) Dark Chocolate Mousse. Your heart will love you for taking this class.

More Choices at Your Community-Owned Co-op

Do you find yourself dividing up your list of groceries by which store you’re going to buy them? You’re not alone! According to a recent study, the average co-op shopper is regularly visiting over three stores. This research combined with our own conversations with Owners and shoppers has helped us realize that there’s an opportunity for The Merc to offer more choices and better serve the whole community. Affordability is a key issue in the healthy, local and organic food movement and we are addressing it head on with our product selection.Click here to read on!

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