Don’t Miss This Local Produce While It’s In Season
Although our produce season is relatively short in Wisconsin, a lot of amazing, fresh produce is grown right here in our area! In this list, you’ll find a few of the products (all of which are locally-grown or produced) that we carry at our store.
Try These Fresh Picks
Wheatfield Hill Organics Sweet Corn: This organic sweet corn is famous in the Chippewa Valley, and for good reason!
Red Cedar Produce Tomatoes: Nothing says “summer” quite like a locally grown juicy tomato on a sandwich.
Wisconsin Growers Cooperative Melons: These melons are a cool, refreshing treat—perfect for a hot summer day.
Slippery Hill Farm Lettuce: These lettuces are hydroponically grown without the use of soil, and they’re local!
Farmstead Greenhouse Flowers: Find these locally grown hanging flower baskets in the spring and beautiful mums in early fall. Available in-store only while supplies last when in season.
Mary Dirty Face Farm Apples & Berries: These are sustainably grown just a few miles from our store in Menomonie. It doesn’t get much more local than that!
St. Croix Valley Produce Bok Choy: This locally grown veggie is great in Asian dishes.
Earthgrown Organic Cut Fruit: Save time and money with these organic cut fruits that are locally processed and available in our produce department.
Shop for This Produce & More Online When It’s In Season
This article was originally published in the August/September 2020 issue of our bi-monthly newsletter, The Morsel. If you’d like to read more stories like this one and stay up to date on the latest co-op news and events, pick up a print copy in-store on your next grocery run or find more news on our website here.