Locally-Sourced Food

As farmers, we know what it takes to grow great-tasting, high-quality, natural food. Our family is committed to sharing the best locally sourced foods with our customers. That’s why we partner with over 100 trusted, independent farmers and food producers across the Midwest to source delicious and clean meals for your table. From our pastured meat and dairy products to our organic vegetables and baked goods, we’re committed to bringing you and your family only the best locally-sourced and organic food.

Whether you’re shopping for seasonal organic vegetables, unique condiments, or artisan Wisconsin cheese, our partners provide a wide variety of delicious options to complete your family’s meal.

 

LOCALLY GROWN MEATS

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

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

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

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

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

Hidden Stream Farm (Elgin, MN) –  grass-fed, fresh beef from multigenerational farm

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

Kadejan Chicken (Glenwood, MN) – antibiotic-free, naturally processed, air-chilled chicken from family farm

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

Red Table Meats (Minneapolis, MN) – rooted in local farms, unmatched freshness

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

 

THE DAIRY COOLER

Cannon Belles (Cannon Falls, MN) – Cheese curds, gouda, 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)

Deer Creek (Sheboygan, WI) – The Robin, a historic-style colby

Eichten’s Hidden Acres Cheese (Center City, MN) – Seasoned goudas and string cheese made with rBGH-free milk

Ellsworth Valley (Comstock, WI) – Red-rinded muenster

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 and cottage cheese

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 and cheddar spreads

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 seasonal 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

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

RedHead Creamery (Brooten, MN) – seasonally, Little Lucy Brie, North Fork Muenster,

Rochdale Farms (LaCrosse, WI) – Sharp organic cheddar, baby swiss and mozzarella

Sartori Cheese (Plymouth, WI) – asiago, Sarvecchio, and parmesan

Saxon Creamery (Cleveland, WI) – Snowfields butter kase and Alpine cheese

Sassy Cow Creamery (Columbus, WI) – Homemade ice cream made using milk direct from their family farm

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

Eden Organics (Clinton, MI) – specially brewed Tamari sauce made with non-GMO soy beans

Grandma’s Gourmet (Owatonna, MN) – pickles

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

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

Lotus Restaurant (Minnetonka, MN) – Asian sauces from the acclaimed Lotus Restaurant

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

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

Smudes Virgin Sunflower Oil (Pierz, MN)

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

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

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

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

Wilderness Family Foods (Finland, MN) – coconut oil

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

 

FRESH VEGETABLE GROWERS

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

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

Urban Organics (St Paul, MN) – fresh greens grown year-round in their aquaponics facility

 

FROZEN FOODS, VEGETABLES AND FRUIT

Chanticlear Pizza (Fridley, MN) – frozen pizza ready for your oven

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

Local Roots Fine Foods (Minneapolis, MN) – frozen, homemade soup

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

SnoPac (Caledonia, MN) – organically grown frozen vegetables

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

Sunrise Orchard (Gays Mills, WI) – frozen apples pies straight from the orchard (seasonally)

Taking Stock (St. Paul, MN) – ready to drink bone broth made from organic chicken

 

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

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

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

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

Chowza (Minneapolis, MN) – rich, decadent “puppy chow” snack candy

Costa’s Chocolates (Owatonna, MN) – hand-dipped truffles

CurlyGirlz Candy (Medford, MN) – salted nut rolls and turtles

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

Favorable Treats (Minneapolis, MN) – frozen cookie dough

Gelati Da (Minneapolis, MN) – Small batch gelato in a variety of flavors

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

Pumphouse Creamery (Minneapolis, MN) – ice cream seasonally

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

Terroir Chocolate (Fergus Falls, MN) – organic, single origin chocolate bars

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 Thursdays!

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 Thursdays!

True Dough (Stillwater, MN) – frozen pizza dough

Valley’s Own Bakehouse (Burnsville, MN) – certified gluten-free baked goods and more

 

PANCAKE/WAFFLE, BREAD MIXES and GRAINS

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

Crapola (Ely, MN ) – granola

Domata (Minneapolis, MN)gluten free recipe ready flour

Eden Organics (Clinton, MI) – canned beans; black, kidney, northern, and pinto

Fahlstrom Farms (Hastings, MN) – gluten free mixes

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

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

Smude’s (Pierz, MN) – microwave popcorn

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

Sunrise Pasta (Hibbing, MN) – fettuccini pastas

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

 

SNACKS

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

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

Knoke’s (Hudson, WI) – mixed nuts and cashews

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

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

Partners Crackers ( WA) – assorted crackers

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

Potter’s Crackers (Madison, WI) – Organic crackers made using local ingredients

Simply Snackin’ (Oshkosh, WI) – consciously sourced meat sticks; chicken, beef, and venison

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

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

Wholegrain Milling (Welcome, MN) – yellow and blue tortilla chips

 

BEVERAGES

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

Cadence Cold Brew (Madison, WI) – Cold-brewed coffee, ready to go in nitro cans

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

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 from farmer-owned creamery

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, sweetened with cane sugar

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

 

OTHER ITEMS

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

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