312 North River Street
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
(734) 483-1520



Open Daily
9am - 9pm

Open 9am-3pm
Memorial Day
May 25, 2015















 ...since 1975






Local Vendors

Al Dente Pasta (Whitmore Lake 26 Food Miles) - Many flavors to choose from.  Read the Ypsi Mix Newsletter feature on our tour of Al Dente Pasta.

Amepix (Ypsilanti) - Buttons, Stickers, Magnets, Cards

Ann Arbor Tortilla Factory (Ann Arbor 12 Food Miles) - Chips (Plain, Garlic, & Lime), Salad Strips, Tostadas, Tortillas, Salsa Fresca

Ann Arbor Seed Company (Ann Arbor 12 Food Miles) - locally-grown seed for flowers, radishes, lettuces, tomatoes peppers, beets, carrots, turnips, greens, cukes squash, and beans.  Read the Ypsi Mix Newsletter article on Ann Arbor Seed Company.

Appleschram Orchard (Charlotte 96 Food Miles) - Apples, Cider, Applesauce, Apple butter, Maple syrup, Pork, Bratwurst, Bacon (Smoked and Turkey), Pork Chops, Beef, Burgers, Hot Dogs

Arbor Springs Water (Ann Arbor 12 Food Miles) - Spring Water or Purified/Distilled Water

Avalon International Breads (Detroit  35 Food Miles) - Granola cookies, brioche, biscotti, scones, organic breads.

Avanti Press (Taylor 19 Food Miles) - Greeting Cards

Barry Bagels (Ann Arbor 12 Food Miles) - a wide variety of bagels

Basha (Inkster 16 Food Miles/Dearborn 27 Food Miles) - Hummus, Pita Chips

Books Cookbooks:  Footloose & Gluten Free; Spinach and Beyond; Histories: Hidden Ypsilanti; Tales from the Archives; Wicked Washtenaw; History of Michigan Wines; History of Sweets Baking; Other: The Woodcutter and the Most Beautiful Tree.

The Brinery (Ann Arbor 12 Food Miles) – Sauerkraut, kim chi, picklesRead the Ypsi Mix Newsletter article about The Brinery. 

Bulk Beans (Gratiot  574 Food Miles, Sanilac 129 Food Miles) - Organic Kidneys, Organic Pintos, Organic Navy and Organic Black Turtle Beans

Bulk Dried Fruit (Frankfort  256 Food Miles) - Organic Cranberries, Organic Cherries

Bur Oaks Farm (Whitmore Lake  26 Food Miles) - Red Organic Popcorn

Bulk Wheat Germ (Lowell  131 Food Miles) - Raw

Calder Dairy (Lincoln Park  23 Food Miles) - low temp pasteurized milk, butter, cream-line milk, cottage cheese, half-and-half, ice cream, chocolate milks, whipping cream, yogurt drinks; most dairy products available in returnable glass bottles.  Read the Co-op's interview with Calder Dairy about animal husbandry practices.  

Cherry Republic (Glen Arbor 270 Food Miles) - fruit spreads, cherry confections, wines, soda pop, chocolates, mustards

Clancy’s Fancy Hot Sauce (Ann Arbor 12 Food Miles) - One of the few hot sauces in the world that remains uncooked giving it time to create a well balanced flavor.

Coda’s Goat Soap (Willis  9 Food Miles) - A variety of scents

Dairy Fresh (Detroit 29 Food Miles) - Cream Cheese Plain and Strawberry 8oz, Eggs, Butter, Whip Cream

Deli Soups and Prepared Salads/Sandwiches (Ypsilanti) - Appetizers, soups, chilis, sides and sandwiches made just next door in the River Street Bakery

Dry Bucket Farms (Grass Lake  38 Food Miles) - Specialty Araucana, Bantam, and Duck eggs

Eden Foods (Clinton 25 Food Miles) – Spicy Pumpkin Seeds (Bulk), Edensoy Soymilks, Spaghetti and Pizza Sauces, Tamari Almonds, Canned Beans, Applesauces, Juices, Spreads, Dried Mushrooms, Miso, Pasta, Sushi Products, Soy Sauces, Oils and Vinegars, Teas, Sauerkraut, Canned Tomatoes, Condiments, Barley Malt Syrup

The Eventual Farmer (Ypsilanti) - beautiful up-cycled sandwich wraps and snack packs made of re-used fabrics, and cloth gift bags

Farmers: Almar Orchards (Flushing), Capella Farm (Ypsilanti), Detroit Mushroom Company (South Lyon), Dry Bucket Farms (Grass Lake), Ferris Estate Farms (Dixboro), Goetz Farm (Riga), Green Things Farm (Ann Arbor), Growing Hope (Ypsilanti), Seeley Farm (Ann Arbor), Dave Steinhauser (Ann Arbor), Enos Steury (Montgomery), Steve Karpo (Tipton), Tantre Farm (Chelsea), Polliwog Farm (Ypsilanti) Dominic Orlando (Willis), Deanna White (Ypsilanti) and more!

Flowers: Deanna White (Ypsilanti) & Goetz Farms (Riga  44 Miles)

Food For Thought (Honor 252 Food Miles) - Salsa, Hot Sauce, Fair Harvest Jams, Relish, Muffin Mix

French Paper Company (Niles 164 Miles) – paper for Co-op brochures & newsletter

Frog Island Products (Ypsilanti) - Barbeque Sauce, Beers

Garden Fresh Gourmet (Ferndale  40 Food Miles) - Chips and Salsas

Garno Farms Poultry (Palmyra  58 Food Miles) - Chicken Wings, Chicken Sausage, Chicken Breast, Chicken, Thighs, Ground Turkey

Gilt & Barrow (Saline  11 Food Miles) - ground pork, raised by hand on organic grain and fresh forage

Goetz’s Greenery (Riga  44 Food Miles) - fresh vegetables, flowers, more, grown in the field and in hoop h`ouses

Grassfields Cheese (Coopersville  162 Food Miles) - A selection of all organic, raw milk, Michigan made cheeses

Grazing Fields (Charlotte  96 Food Miles) - fresh hen's eggs.  Read the Ypsi Mix Newsletter article about Grazing Fields Co-op.  

Growing Hope (Ypsilanti) - seasonal produce, cards, calendars

Guernsey Dairy (Northville 22 Food Miles) - Milk, Creamers, Whipping Cream, Ice Cream, Chocolate milks, Lemonade

Hannar’s Apiary (Schoolcraft 122 Food Miles) - Bulk Raw Honey

Harvest Time (Eaton Rapids, MI   69 Food Miles) - flours

Heartland’s Finest (Hillman  219 Food Miles) - gluten-free products, flours, pastas, and mixes

Higher Grounds Coffee Roasters (Traverse City  250 Food Miles) – fair
trade coffee
Read the Ypsi Mix Newsletter article about Higher Grounds.

Honey & Fig Cards (Ann Arbor  12 Miles) – blank & specialty greeting cards

Honey Boy Bob  (Traverse City 250 Food Miles)  - raw pack honey in glass jars or honey bears, bulk organic dried beans

Jerusalem Foods (Redford  23 Food Miles) - falafel, tabouleh, and hummus mix (both packaged and in bulk)

Jewelry by Laura (Ypsilanti) - earrings, necklaces

Jewelry by Lorraine (Ypsilanti) - earrings, necklaces

Jiffy Mixes (Chelsea  28 Food Miles) - cornbread mix, pancake mix

Magic Wysor Balms (Ypsilanti) - healing body products including therapeutic salves, Pine Tar soap, and coffee body scrub

Maggie’s Organics (Ypsilanti) - fair-trade apparel, including shirts, lounge pants, wool & cotton socks, knee highs, baby clothing, scarves, toys

Mama Mucci’s (Livonia   21 Food Miles) – artisan pasta and ravioli, dried and frozen

Mama Mofoods (Munith   43 Food Miles) – seitan and hummus

Markell Multi-Mediums  (Midland  121 Miles) - blank & specialty greeting cards

McClure’s  (Brooklyn  40 Food Miles) – pickles and Bloody Mary mix

Mindo  (Dexter   20 Food Miles) – fair-trade chocolate, large & small bars, cocoa powder

Monique’s Pasta Sauces (Whitmore Lake  26 Food Miles) - Marinara, Olive & Caper, Roasted Garlic, Leek & Sundried Tomato

Moon Works Laundry (Sutton’s Bay  270 Food Miles) - laundry soaps

Nancy Peeters  (Kalamazoo   111 Miles) – Spiral dishcloths

None Better (Sodus  157 Food Miles) - Grape Tomatoes

Old Beck’s (Traverse City  253 Food Miles) – honey mustard

Omena Organics (Omena  276 Food Miles) - organic applesauce, dried blueberries & cherries, apple juice & shelf-stable cider, pumpkin & cherry pie filling, and frozen cherries. Read the Ypsi Mix Newsletter article about Omena Organics! 

Ope's Patties (Kalamazoo   111 Food Miles) - vegan burgers in a variety of flavorsRead the Ypsi Mix Newsletter article about Ope's Patties. 

Pearson (Grand Rapids  134 Food Miles) - Living Bean Sprouts

Pierogi Place (Mears  220 Food Miles) - Potato Cheddar Cheese, Cabbage, Potato Cottage Cheese and Chives.  Read the Ypsi Mix Newsletter article about The Pierogi Place! 

Poppy Beeswax Candles (Lawrence 133 Food Miles) - Candles.  Read the Ypsi Mix Newsletter article about Poppy (formerly Tupelo) Beeswax Candles.

Ray’s Polish Fire (Allouez   567 Food Miles) – hot sauce

Reny Picot (Benton Harbor 154 Food Miles) - Bries and Camemberts

River Street Bakery and Sweets (Ypsilanti) - sourdough breads, muffins, granolas, cookies, brownies, scones, pies, cakes, cupcakes and more baked in a wood-fired brick oven; large quantities can be special-orderedRead the Ypsi Mix Newsletter article about the Co-op Bakery's stuffed bagels!    

Roseland Organic Farms (Dowagiac  150 Food Miles) - Certified organic grassfed beef and pork products in the frozen food caseRead the Ypsi Mix Newsletter article about Roseland Organic Meats.  

Roos Roast (Ann Arbor  12 Food Miles) - Locally roasted free-trade coffee in bulk and in 1# bags, often including Organic Lobster Butter Love, Mother Pheasant Plucker, and other specialty blends.

Rosewood (Ann Arbor  12 Food Miles) - RGBH Free Cheeses, Tofu, Tempeh, Super Burgers

Sahtein (Dearborn  22 Food Miles) - tahini

Sander’s (Livonia  18 Food Miles) - Bittersweet Hot Fudge

Secrets of Eden Hair Products (Adrian  38 Miles) - Shampoo/conditioner blend

Sleeping Bear Farms (Beulah 238 Food Miles) - Honey, Mustards, Honey Crème

Snacks (Ypsilanti) - Peanut Butter Balls and Almond Butter Spheres made here at the Ypsilanti Food Coop

The Songbird Company (Grass Lake  38 Miles) - locally blended premium wild bird seed

Spillson’s (Monroe 31 Food Miles) - Tapioca and Rice Pudding

Tastefully Gluten Free (Brighton 27 Food Miles) - Chocolate Cake Mix, Cookie Dough Mix, Pizza Crust Mix, Bread and Roll Mix

Thomas Organic Creamery (Henderson   86 Food Miles) – Yogurt, cream line milk, ice cream, frozen yogurt.  Read the Ypsi Mix Newsletter article about Thomas Organic Creamery.

TM Klein & Sons Honey (St.Charles 93 Food Miles) - Raw packaged honey in glass jars or honey bears

Ugly Mug Café & Roastery (Ypsilanti)  – Artisan roasted coffee

Unity Vibration Kombucha (Ypsilanti) - Kombucha beer and tea

VG Kids (Ypsilanti) - Ypsilanti Food Coop Shirts, Hats, Bags, and Sweaters

Vita Spelt (Okemos 65 Food Miles) - Pretzels, Pastas

Vruit Juices (Clinton 25 Food Miles) - A blend of fruit and vegetables into a sweet drink

West Wind Milling (Linden 48.97 Food Miles) - Bulk flours including Whole wheat pastry, Spelt, and Buckwheat, Cornmeal, Wheat Bran, Packaged Products Including Unbleached Pastry Flours, Rye, Barley and Self Rising Flours, Muffin and Pancake mixes

YFC Deli (Ypsilanti) - Soups and prepared salads/sandwiches made just next door, in the River Street Bakery

Ypsi Mix Trail Mix (Ypsilanti) - Made here at the Co-op

Zingerman’s  (Ann Arbor  12 Food Miles) – Zzhang chocolate bars


Arcadia Ales (Battle Creek   90 Food Miles) 

Atwater Block Brewing (Detroit   38 miles)  

Bells Brewery (Comstock 107 Food Miles)

Corner Brewery / Arbor Brewing (Ypsilanti)

Dark Horse Brewery (Marshall 75 Food Miles)

Founders (Grand Rapids 146 Food Miles) 

Frog Island (Ypsilanti)

Great Lakes Brewing Co. (Cleveland OH   166 Food Miles) 

J.K.'s Scrumpy Hard Cider (Grand Rapids 146 Food Miles)

Jolly Pumpkin (Dexter 22 Food Miles)

Keweenaw Brewing Co. (Houghton 551 Food Miles)  

New Holland Brewing Company (Holland 168 Food Miles)

Michigan Brewing Co. (Webberville  59 Food Miles)  

North Peak Brewing Co. (Traverse City  249 Food Miles)   

Short’s (Bellaire   248 Food Miles)  

Unity Vibrations (Ypsilanti)


B Nektar Meadery (Ferndale   41 Food Miles)

Cherry Creek Winery (Brooklyn   40 Food Miles)

Leelanau Cellars (Omena 276 Food Miles)

Lone Oak Vineyards (Grass Lake 38 Food Miles)

Northville Winery (Northville   21 Food Miles) 

Sand Hill Crane (Ypsilanti)

Spotted Dog Winery (Paw Paw 127 Food Miles)

St. Julian Winery (Paw Paw  127 Food Miles) 

Tabor Hill (Buchanan MI  168 Food Miles)  


Fresh Today!

Co-op Bakery:
YFC is in the process of re-
structuring our kitchen
and bakery staff positions.
We are still looking to hire
additional bakers to round
out this new format. For
the present, YFC is baking
at a reduced capacity.
Please accept our apologies!
Regular Baking Schedule

Deli Delights
   Fresh Salads
   Deli Dips!
 See Facebook (below) for
     daily soups & chili

Fresh Produce
   Lots of Citrus!
   Organic Pears
   Mich Honeycrisps
   Organic Braeburn apples
   Crimini & Oyster
Sweet of the Week
 *Check the Cake Stand*
   Coconut Cakes
   Carrot Cake
   Apple, pecan & fruit
     pies and more!