Our local food partners

As farmers, we know all that goes into growing good food and we're proud to partner with nearly 100 trusted, independent farmers and food producers to source delicious and clean meals to your table.

LOCALLY GROWN MEATS

Ferndale Market (Cannon Falls, MN) – free-range, antibiotic-free, hormone free and naturally processed; raw as well as smoked turkey products

Alaska Wild Fish Company (Cushing, MN) – cream cheese with wild caught salmon

Beelers (Le Mars, IA) – fresh brats and breakfast sausage links from humanely raised pigs

Barnyards Barnyard (Rushford Village, MN) – pasture raised, vegetarian-fed, hormone-free, and antibiotic-free

Eichten’s Hidden Acres (Center City, MN) – grass-fed, hormone-free, and antibiotic-free buffalo

Down In the Valley (Apple Valley, MN) – Valley Natural Coop sourcing of locally baked gluten-free goods and meats (beef, marrow bones, lamb, chicken),

Gerber Amish Farms (Kidron, OH) –  antibiotic free, family farm raised chicken

Lorentz Meats (Cannon Falls, MN) – hormone-free, antibiotic-free, nitrate-free pork sausages, hotdog, brat, ham and bacon

Misty Fjord (Bristol bay, Alaska) – family fishing business fishing wild caught salmon serving WA, and the midwest

Nick’s Sticks (Keystone, IA) – grass fed beef and Ferndale turkey snack sticks

Organic Prairie Coop (the midwestern states) – sliced Pepperoni

Prairie Pride Pork (Mankato, MN) – antibiotic-free, pastured, nitrate-free pork products- summer sausage, bacon, brats

Thousand Hills Cattle Company (Cannon Falls, MN) – grass-fed, hormone-free, and antibiotic-free beef

 

THE DAIRY COOLER

Alemar Cheese Company (Mankato, MN) – Good Thunder “stinky” cheese

Cannon Belles (Cannon Falls, MN) – Cheese curds and Queso fresco

Chippewa Valley Cheese (Melrose, WI) – rBGH-free pepperjack cheese

CountryView Dairy (Hawkeye, IA) – Greek yogurt

Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese (Waterloo, WI) – fresh mozzarella (seasonally)

Eichten’s Hidden Acres Cheese (Center City, MN) – rBGH free

Faribault Dairy (Faribault, MN) – “Caves of Faribault” ages the popular St. Pete’s Blue, Amablu crumbles, and Jeffs’ Select gouda

Grassland Butter (Greenwood, WI) – sweet cream butter

Holland Family Farm  (Thorp, WI) – Old-world Dutch gouda recipe from Marieke

Hope Creamery (Hope, MN) – small batch churned butter; salted, unsalted and high fat butters

Kalona SuperNatural (Kalona, IA) – organic, cream top yogurt, cottage cheese, half & half and butter

LaClare Farm (Fond Du Lac, WI) – raw milk aged cheddar goat cheese

L & R Poultry (Kenyon, MN) – cage-free eggs

Metz Hart-Land Creamery (Rushford, MN) – fresh cheese curds

Milton Creamery (Milton, IA) – Prairie Breeze cheddar, rBST free

Mont Chevre (Belmont, WI) – fresh goat cheese in assorted flavors

Nordic Creamery (Westby, WI) – maple and cultured butters

Organic Valley Dairy (La Farge, WI) – cream cheese spread, shredded & sliced cheeses

Pasture Pride/Natural Valley (Cashton, WI) – cheeses made with rBST-free goat and cow milk produced by local Amish farmers

Philia Foods (St. Paul, MN) – feta cheese in a savory cheese spread

Red Barn Family Farms (Appleton, WI) – humane-certified, award-winning cheddars

RedHead Creamery (Brooten, MN) – seasonally, Little Lucy Brie, North Fork Muenster, Red Temper cayenne rubbed cheddar

Rochdale Farms (LaCrosse, WI) – Sharp organic cheddar

Sartori Cheese (Plymouth, WI) – asiago, fontina, gorgonzola and parmesan

Saxton Creamery (Cleveland, WI) – Snowfields butter kase cheese

St. Paul Bagelry (Roseville, MN) – whipped & flavored cream cheese

Valley View Farms (Hastings, MN) – rBGH free milk, cream, butter

Westby Cooperative Creamery (Westby, WI) – rBGH free cottage cheese and sour cream

Widmer’s Cheese Cellars (Theresa, WI)- handcrafted aged cheddar, colby and brick spread

Velvet Bees (St. Paul, MN) – honey butter

 

CONDIMENTS, DRESSINGS, DIPS, SPICES, AND SAUCES

Grandma’s Gourmet (Owatonna, MN) – pickles

Good Life (St. Paul, MN) – peanut and almond butters

Holyland (Minneapolis, MN) – hummus, pita chips

Honey Acres (Ashippun, WI) – honey dill, honey hot mustards

Local Folks Foods (Sheridan, IN) – marinara, pizza sauce, diced tomatoes, bbq sauce, ketchup, mustards

Lucky’s (Mankato, MN) – honey mustards and hot sauce

Majka Ajvar (Rochester, MN) – red pepper, tomato and eggplant sauce

Marianne’s Kitchen (Shoreview, MN) – pickles

Mrs. Clark’s (Ankeny, IA) – mayonnaise without added sugar

Salad Girl Salad Dressings (Willernie, MN) – USDA Organic salad dressings

Sciabica’s Olive Oil (California) – virgin olive oil from the US.

Smudes Virgin Sunflower Oil (Pierz, MN)

Snappy Dog (Woodbury, MN) – mild, medium, hot, mango salsa; spices

Spirit Creek Farms (Bayfield, WI) – green grown lacto-fermented sauerkraut, kim chi and mustard kraut

Steve’s Hot Sauce (Grand Rapids, MN)

Triple Crown BBQ Sauce(Minneapolis, MN) – no high fructose corn syrup; gluten free

Wilson’s Orchard (Iowa City, IA) – unpasteurized & aged apple cider vinegar

Wayzata Bay Spice Company (Rogers, MN) – no MSG, and bottled at the time of ordering

Wee Willy’s (Afton, MN) – condiments without MSG; salsa, bbq, dressing, pasta sauce and spice mixes

 

FRESH VEGETABLE GROWERS

Lorence Berry Farm (Northfield, MN) – asparagus, strawberries, raspberries seasonally

L&R Poultry and Produce (Kenyon, MN) – potatoes, squash & pumpkin

Mississippi Hills Farm (Cannon Falls, MN) – fresh produce seasonally

Open Hands Farm (Northfield, MN) – carrots, beets, fresh spring mix seasonally

Sogn Valley Farm (Cannon Falls, MN) – fresh produce seasonally

Sogn Valley Orchard (Dennison, MN) – wide variety of apples, cider, onions seasonally

 

FROZEN FOODS, VEGETABLES AND FRUIT

Davanni’s Pizza (Minneapolis, MN) – select varieties

Dumpling & Strand Pasta (St. Paul, MN) – Noodlers at large, 4 varieties of fresh, frozen noodles

Lorence’s Berry Farm (Northfield, MN) – fresh and frozen berries seasonally

SNO-PAC (Caledonia, MN) – organically grown frozen vegetables

Sogn Valley Orchard (Dennison, MN) – wide varieties of apples and cider seasonally

Sunrise Creative Gourmet (Hibbing, MN) – frozen chicken pot pie, lasagna, pasty, gnocci and ravioli

 

JAMS, SYRUPS, AND HONEY

Busy Bee Honey Farm (Cannon Falls, MN) – raw honey

Grandma’s Gourmet (Owatonna, MN) – jams and apple butter

Gunflint Trail Jams (Grand Marias, MN) – jams and syrups

Homestead Apiaries Honey (Dennison, MN) – raw, whipped honey

Lemire’s Pure Maple Syrup (Aitkin, MN) – maple syrup

Pam’s Pepper Jam (Minneapolis, MN) – pepper jam

PB Crave (Cannon Falls, MN) – flavored peanut butters

Witmer Family Maple Syrup (Goodhue, MN) – maple syrup

 

DESSERTS & SWEETS

Brick Oven Bakery (Northfield, MN) – gluten free brownies, cinnamon rolls and caramel rolls

B.T. McElrath Chocolate Bars (Minneapolis, MN) – salty dog, changemaker, super red & prairie dog flavor chocolate

Chiqui’s Chocolate (Pengilly, MN) – caramels, chocolate dipped caramel cups, chocolate

Costa’s Chocolates (Owatonna, MN) – truffles, (seasonally – assorted boxed fine chocolates)

CurlyGirlz Candy (Medford, MN) – salted nut rolls

E & C’s Heavenly Hunks (Minneapolis, MN) – muffin cookies

Favorable Treats (Minneapolis, MN) – frozen cookie dough

Groveland Confections (Minneapolis, MN – hot chocolate mix, marshmallow smackers, dark chocolate tart cherries

Hidden Ridge Candies (Cashton, WI) – nut crunches

Honey Acres (Ashippun, WI) – honey mint chocolates

JonnyPops (Northfield, MN) – frozen creamy popsicles

KaKookies (Minneapolis, MN) – cookies with added protein

K’UL (Minneapolis, MN) – chocolate bars

Peterson Popcorn (Inver Grove Heights, MN) – caramel and mixed cheese popcorn

Pumphouse Creamery (Minneapolis, MN) – ice cream seasonally

Ruhland’s Strudel Haus (Eagan, MN) – savory and sweet strudels

Sunrise Creative Gourmet (Hibbing, MN) – patissa and biscotti seasonally

Winter Goddess (Minneapolis, MN) – caramels

 

BAKERY

Angelic Bakehouse (Cudahy, WI) – sprouted seven grain breads, hamburger and hot dog buns & wraps

Brick Oven Bakery  (Northfield, MN) – artisan breads, fresh on Fridays!

Down in the Valley Bakehouse (Apple Valley, MN) –  gluten free stuffing mix, rolls, and pie crust, seasonally

LaPerla Tortillas (St. Paul, MN) – corn and flour tortillas

Norsland Lefse (Rushford, MN) – lefse seasonally

St. Paul Bagelry (Roseville, MN) – assorted flavors of bagels, fresh on Fridays!

True Dough (Stillwater, MN) – frozen pizza dough; gluten free flat bread

 

PANCAKE/WAFFLE, BREAD MIXES and GRAINS

Barnstormer Granola (St. Paul, MN ) – gluten free granola

Clem’s Homegrown Popcorn (Castle Rock, MN) – popcorn kernels

Crapola (Ely, MN ) – granola

Domata (Minneapolis, MN)gluten free recipe ready flour

Fahlstrom Farms (Hastings, MN) – gluten free mixes

gf Goodies (St.Croix Falls, WI) – gluten-free mixes and toppings

Mama Stoen’s (Owatonna, MN) – gluten free assorted mixes

Manitou Trading Co. (Waukegan, IL) – legumes, rice, grains, couscous, soup mix

Red Lake Nation (Red Lake, MN) – wild rice

Sturdiwheat (Red Wing, MN) – bread  and pancake mixes

Sunrise Pasta (Hibbing, MN) – fettuccini, pastas & gf pastas

Whole Grain Milling Company (Welcome, MN) – assorted mixes, flours, sunflower seeds, beans & grains and tortilla chips

 

SNACKS

Barsey’s Almonds (Minneapolis, MN) – roasted almonds with 5 different flavors

Cello ( IL ) – parmesan and cheddar whisps

Doctor in the Kitchen: Flackers (Minneapolis, MN) – organic, gluten-free cracker

Oskri (Lake Mills, WI) –  organic, gluten free dried fruits, coconut and snack bars

Partners Crackers ( WA) – family run, organic crackers

Peterson Popcorn (Inver Grove Heights, MN) – cheesy, caramel and mixed flavors popped popcorn

Uffda Chips (Rushford Village, MN) – lefse chips seasonally

Thousand Hills Cattle Co. (Cannon Falls, MN) – beef jerky

 

BEVERAGES

Big Watt (Minneapolis, MN) – cold pressed coffee

Bootstrap Coffee Roasters (St. Paul, MN) – fair trade certified, organic, whole been coffee

Cedar Lake Reflections  (Prairie Star, WI) – organic, locally sourced, fair trade tea

Cherryland Cherry Juice (Appleton, WI) – 100% Montmorency from Cherryland’s best

Crystal Canyon Water (Prior Lake, MN) – bottled water

Gray Duck Chai (Minneapolis, MN) – shelf stable concentrated chai tea; ready to drink chai tea

Hastings Creamery Coop (Hastings, MN) – chocolate milk

Joia Soda (Minneapolis, MN) – natural soda with herbs, no high fructose corn syrup, preservatives, caffeine or sodium.

Mad Maiden (Madison, WI) – drinking vinegar shrub in honey ginger & orchard overload flavor

Nessala Kobucha (Madison, WI) – raspberry & blueberry kombucha

River Moon Coffee (Stillwater, MN) – includes Fair Trade Organic and Rainforest Alliance Certified whole beans

Spring Grove Soda (Spring Grove, MN) – classic soda flavors w/cane sugar

Wisco Pop! (Viroqua, WI) – ginger & cherry sodas; lemon sparkling water

 

OTHER ITEMS

Bubbles by Brooks (Rochester, MN) – soaps, lip balms, lotion bar, shampoo

HoneyPot (Rochester, MN) – beeswax candles

MN Farmer’s Market Cookbook 

Raw Bistro (Cannon Falls, MN) – frozen, raw dog food & treats

Tim Trost (Cannon Falls, MN) – greeting cards made by local artist, Tim Trost

Simple Soaps (Dover, MN) – goat milk and essential oil soaps; lotion bar