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

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Local Vendors at YFC

Absopure (Plymouth   17 Food Miles) - 5 gallon water dispenser refills

Ageless Pantry (Ann Arbor   12 Food Miles) - Zenuine teas

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.

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.

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

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 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 Kitchen Soups and Prepared Salads/Sandwiches (Ypsilanti) - Appetizers, soups, chilis, sides and sandwiches made in-house, just next door in the Co-op Bakery prep kitchen

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), Appleschram Orchard (Charlotte), Capella Farm (Ypsilanti), Detroit Mushroom Company (South Lyon), Dry Bucket Farms (Grass Lake), Ferris Estate Farms (Dixboro), Frog Holler Produce Distributors (Ann Arbor), Garno Farms (Palmyra), Goetz Farm (Riga), Green Things Farm (Ann Arbor), Growing Hope (Ypsilanti), Heeren Brothers Produce Distributors (Comstock Park), Steve Karpo (Tipton), Kuntry Gardens (Homer), Michigan Chestnut Growers Cooperative (statewide), Needlelane Farm (Tipton), Panama Hills Farm (Ypsilanti), Polliwog Farm (Ypsilanti), Dominic Orlando (Willis), Seeley Farm (Ann Arbor), Snick's Farm (Jonesville), Dave Steinhauser (Ann Arbor), Enos Steury (Montgomery),  Tantre Farm (Chelsea), 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

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

Garno Farms Poultry (Palmyra   34 Food Miles) - Chicken Wings, Chicken Sausage, Chicken Breast, Chicken, Thighs, Ground Turkey - Read the Ypsi Mix Newsletter interview on Garno Farms' turkeys!

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 Cooperative (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 (Now owned by Cherry Capital Foods)  (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

Lipari Food Distributors (Warren   50 Food Miles) - cheese and dairy items, packaged foods

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. 

Papa Turt's Hot Sauce (Fowlerville   49 Food Miles) - spicy hot sause "so hot it hurts"

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(Now Ypsi Food Co-op Bakery) (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

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

Unity Vibration Kombucha (Ypsilanti) - Kombucha beer and tea

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

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 (Jackson  41 Food Miles)

Spotted Dog Winery (Paw Paw 127 Food Miles)

St. Julian Winery (Paw Paw  127 Food Miles) 

Tabor Hill (Buchanan MI  168 Food Miles)  


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Co-op Bakery:

Taste our fresh YFC
artisan sourdough bread!

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Co-op Deli


Daily soups & chili


Fresh Produce
Organic, local apples
Local Kale, chard leeks,

onions, winter squash,
cabbage and more

Fresh produce report

Sweets made in-house

Fresh muffins, scones,
cookies, banana walnut
bread, various fruit pies,
artisan cheesecakes,
chocolate cake, carrot cake and more!

*Special orders available upon request