I put this page together so that if you live close by you could find local suppliers of food items. I figure, if I’ve already done all the work to find them I might as well get the word out so others can find them too.
Feel free to drop me a note if you know of others in the area.
mattamayer (at) gmail (dot) com
Sugar Creek Farms–A purveyor of fine meats north of Waterloo, IA
Rehberg’s Pure Hampshire Pork–Antibiotic free, naturally fed, outdoor raised. 319-938-2840 or lmrehberg [at] yahoo [dot] com. Their slogan is “Pork raised for the eating experience”, I like that.
Miller Farm-Organic and Heritage Turkeys in the Kalona area. 319-656-3518
Suhr Farm-Free range chickens 563-382-4988 (attends Cedar Rapids farmer’s markets)
Red Fern Farm-Heritage Turkeys in the Wappello area 319-729-5905
La Quercia Prosciutto-American made Prosciutto
Jordan Creek Bison-Locally raised Bison. Solon, IA 319-644-3535
Ridgeview Farms-Grass Fed Black Angus Beef. Ely, IA 319-848-4833
Galen Bontrager Farms-Grass Fed Beef, Lamb, Pastured Poultry and more. (319) 646-5443
Farmer’s All Natural Dairy–Organic dairy farmers who sell milk, butter, etc from Kalona, IA
Heartland Creamery–Pastured dairy farmers in NE MO area.
Radiance Dairy–Pastured organic dairy products from Fairfield, IA. (My hometown.)
Paul’s Grains–An organic grain farm in the middle of corn country.
Millstream Brewery-A microbrew in the Amana Colonies
Jasper Winery-Newton, IA
Faeth Orchards-Fort Madison, IA
Restaurants that cook with local foods
Lincoln Cafe-Mt. Vernon, IA 319-895-4041
The Drake-Burlington, IA
Cafe Dodeci-Washington, IA
Rudy’s Tacos-Waterloo, IA 319-234-5686
Supernatural Organics-Marion, IA (Cedar Rapids metro)
ZJ Farms-Organic CSA in the Solon/North Liberty area.
Organizations that could use your support