UNI Local Food Program | Find local food

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Adolphs Produce & Bakery Traer

Sustainably grown vegetables: lettuces, green beans, sweet onions, broccoli, potatoes, tomatoes, peppers, super-sweet corn, zucchini, summer squash, winter squash and more. Apples, black walnuts, flowers, bedding plants. Freshly made cookies, breads, pies and rolls. 

Contact: Ken & Carolyn Adolphs (319) 478-8624
Tags: Bakery, Farm, Fruits, Plant/Flower, Tama, Vegetables
Kimball Ridge Family Market
College Hill Farmers Market
Apples on the Avenue U-Pick Nashua

Our orchard aims to keep things simple, to simply have fun! Tractor wagon rides on weekends or by appointment, mini-golf, big playground with more added each year, watch our sheep, stroll and pick apples! We love bulk orders, too. 


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Contact: Darin and Arlene Enderton (641) 210-5506 applesontheavenue@gmail.com
Tags: Apples, Chickasaw, Farm, Fruits, Honey, Roadside Stand, Vegetables
ARNKA Acres Dike

Over 100 varieties of vegetables, fruits, herbs, and flowers grown without chemicals. Our produce, eggs, and flowers are available through our CSA, farmstand, and delivery. Stop out to pet the animals, tour the fields and relax at our farm.  

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Contact: Rachel Houts (319) 464-2129 ARNKAacres@outlook.com
Tags: CSA, Eggs, Farm, Fruits, Grundy, Honey, Plant/Flower, Roadside Stand, Vegetables
Bagge Strawberries U-Pick Independence

Come and meet us at the farmers market, or take a day to drive to the farm and experience picking berries fresh from the plant. Already picked berries also for sale. 

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Contact: Shelly Bagge (319) 334-3983 jsbagge@gmail.com
Tags: Buchanan, Farm, Fruits, Strawberries, Vegetables
Independence Farmers Market
Barn Happy Cedar Falls

Your ‘barn’ good Iowa store! Come out and experience a slice of Iowa! Homemade pastries, lunch, coffee bar, and unique shopping.

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Contact: (319) 266-0888
Tags: Black Hawk, Restaurant
Beaver Creek Farms Ionia

Beef, grass fed and finished. All natural, no hormones or antibiotics. Satisfaction guaranteed. We use management intensive grazing and low stress cattle handling. We feel our beef is good for the environment, good for the cattle and good for the people who eat our beef.

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Contact: Tom Curl (641) 220-6738 beavercreekfarmsofiowa@gmail.com
Tags: Farm, Meat, Meat Locker
Beck Orchards Buckingham

Over 25 apple varieties available August-October at the farm, markets, and special events. 

Contact: Louis Beck (319) 939-4532
Tags: Apples, Farm, Tama
Kimball Ridge Family Market
Belle Plain Farmers Market

Fridays / 4:30-6:30 p.m.

12th St & 9th Ave in front of the museum

Tags: Benton, Farmers Market
Blueridge Orchard Denver

We are a family owned and operated orchard specializing in fresh hand-picked apples. Several premium varieties are offered on-farm seasonally, approximately September through October. Visit us on Facebook for more information!

Contact: Mark & Abby Rippe (319) 984-5718 blueridgeorchard@gmail.com
Tags: Apples, Bremer, Farm, Fruits, Vegetables
Breezy Lane Farm Nora Springs

We produce non-GMO fed heritage breed pork, non-GMO grain and pasture fed beef, for sale to individuals and restaurants. All our meat is slow grown, without added hormones or preventative antibiotics  

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Contact: Bill & Karla Salier (641) 430-8061 info@breezylanefarm.com
Tags: Farm, Meat
Brown's Gardens Waterloo

Sweet corn, squash, pumpkins, berries, lettuce, cold crops, and more fresh, seasonal produce. 

Contact: Lowell & Bridget Brown (319) 984-5307 brandongardens1152@gmail.com
Tags: Black Hawk, Farm, Fruits, Plant/Flower, Roadside Stand, Vegetables
College Hill Farmers Market
Cedar Valley Farmers Market at Kimball Ridge
Cedar Falls Farmers Market
Canfield Family Farm

Raising animals? Give them non-GMO grains or complete feeds from our sixth generation Heritage Farm. Hay & straw are also available. We have food for you, too, including eggs from pastured chickens and seasonally produced pastured broiler chickens.

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Contact: Earl Canfield (319) 269-0739 canfieldfamilyfarm@dunkerton.net
Tags: Eggs, Farm, Meat
Caraway Cafe Cedar Falls

Fast-casual cafe serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner made from fresh, local ingredients. Made-to-order salads, paninis, sandwiches, soups, and breakfast fare.

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Contact: (319) 859-9324
Tags: Restaurant, Vegetables
Cedar Falls Co-op Cedar Falls

The Cedar Falls Food Co-Op is a start-up co-op focusing on making fresh, sustainable, locally grown food available to everyone in the Cedar Valley. Join today to be a part of your community grown grocery store!  

Visit: Website
Contact: (319) 535-0281 info@cedarfallsfood.coop
Tags: Black Hawk, Grocer
Cedar Falls Community School District
  • Hansen Elementary*
  • Holmes Jr. High
  • Lincoln Elementary*

*Blue Zones

Tags: School
Cedar Falls Farmers Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

Saturdays / 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. / May - October

Overman Park: Corner of 3rd St & Clay St

Tags: Black Hawk, Farmers Market
Cedar Valley Catholic Schools Blue Zone
  • Blessed Maria Assunta Pallatta Middle School
  • Blessed Sacrament
  • Sacred Heart
  • Saint Edward Elementary
Tags: School
Cedar Valley Farmers Market at Kimball Ridge Accept SNAP/FMNP

Tuesdays / 3:30-6:00p.m. / May - October 

Waterloo: 3015 Kimball Ave. Heritage Square, paved parking lot behind Moo Roo 

Formerly known as Kimball Ridge Farmers Market

Contact: (319) 296-1840 kmherbgirl1@gmail.com
Tags: Black Hawk, Farmers Market
Cedar Valley Farmers Market at Shiloh Baptist Church Accept SNAP/FMNP

Waterloo: 3525 Sager Ave 

Corner of Greenhill Rd and Katoski Dr


Tags: Black Hawk, Farmers Market
Chris Fink New Hartford

Open air pork, broilers chickens (spring & fall), and eggs. No growth hormones or antibiotics.

Contact: Chris Fink (319) 404-3228 cfchickenfarm@gmail.com
Tags: Eggs, Farm, Meat, Poultry
College Hill Farmers Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

Thursdays / 4:00-6:00 p.m. / June - October

Cedar Falls: 2205 College St




Contact: (319) 273-7883 collegehillfm@gmail.com
Tags: Black Hawk, Farmers Market
Country View Dairy Hawkeye

Find our products at our farm store, Hansen's Dairy stores, UNI, Isle Casino and select Hy-Vee and Fareway stores. All natural farmstead yogurt (original and Greek), soft-serve frozen yogurt, sour cream and specialty white milk for Baristas. 

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Contact: Bob Howard (563) 422-8633 cvdbob@netins.net
Tags: Dairy, Dairy, Farm, Fayette, Roadside Stand
Cup of Joe Downtown Cedar Falls

Specializing in fair and direct trade, organic, shade grown coffee along with homemade pastries including a vegan and wheat free selection. Live music every Thursday and Saturday night.

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Contact: (319) 277-1596
Tags: Black Hawk, Restaurant
Deep Root Acres

Garlic and leafy greens are grown focusing on mineral and nutrient density. Pesticide free and no-till method used. 

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Contact: Blake Carlson (319) 743-8073 blake@renewablefarming.com
Tags: Black Hawk, Farm, Fruits, Vegetables
Dunkerton Farmers Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

Gazebo Park (114 W Main St)


Tags: Black Hawk, Farmers Market
Eli's Organic Garlic Farm Waterloo

USDA certified organic gourmet garlic, onions, lettuce, herbs, and pumpkins. Free delivery in the Cedar Valley. 

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Contact: Pine Meadows Properties LLC (319) 230-7218 elisorganicgarden@gmail.com
Tags: Black Hawk, Farm, Vegetables
College Hill Farmers Market
Evansdale Farmers Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

3562 Lafayette Rd

Located in the parking lot of Ted's home and hardware, and the Evansdale Boys and Girls Club.

Tags: Black Hawk, Farmers Market
A Family Market Place Waterloo

Join our CSA today! We offer three share sizes based on your family's needs; available in either half or full season. Multiple pick-up locations available in the Cedar Valley. Visit our website to learn more and sign up.

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Contact: Chad & Melanie Thomas (319) 961-6099 chadrythomas@gmail.com
Tags: Black Hawk, CSA, Eggs, Farm, Fruits, Meat, Plant/Flower, Poultry, Vegetables
Fitkin Popcorn LLC (FIT-POP) Cedar Falls

All of our crops are produced on a fourth-generation farm (located on the north side of Cedar Falls) using completely sustainable practices. Premium popcorn grown in Blackhawk County with minimal use of pesticides.

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Contact: Jim Fitkin (319) 961-2045 jimfitkin@gmail.com
Tags: Black Hawk, Farm, Fruits, Vegetables
College Hill Farmers Market
Cedar Falls Farmers Market
Frazier Nursery & Produce LLC Vinton

We provide fresh asparagus, pumpkins, gourds, trees and shrubs to both retail and wholesale customers. 

Visit: Website
Contact: John Frazier (319) 472-2649 john@fraziernursery.com
Tags: Benton, Farm, Fruits, Vegetables
Friendship Village Blue Zone Waterloo

MyLife Retirement Living

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Contact: Diane Derifield (319) 291-8100
Tags: Black Hawk, Institution
Garden Circle Cedar Falls

Chemical free-perennials, annuals houseplants, seeds, cut flowers, vermicomposting earthworm bins, preserved foods, baked goods.

Contact: Tammerlane Schnock (319) 277-0634 tschnock@gmail.com
Tags: Black Hawk, Farm, Plant/Flower
College Hill Farmers Market
Garden Oasis Farm LLC Coggon

We are a 10 acre diversified vegetable farm growing chemical free produce. 

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Contact: T.D. Holub (319) 435-8588 gofarmveggies@gmail.com
Tags: CSA, Eggs, Meat, Poultry, Vegetables
Independence Farmers Market
Genuine Faux Farm Tripoli

We raise a selection of certified organic vegetables and fruit, featuring heirloom varieties.  We also feature free-range turkeys, chickens and laying hens. Produce and poultry products may be purchased as part of a customizable share or direct purchase.

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Contact: Rob & Tammy Faux (319) 610-9201 gff@genuinefauxfarm.com
Tags: Bremer, CSA, Eggs, Farm, Fruits, Meat, Poultry, Vegetables
Gladbrook Farmers Market

715 Lincoln St. 

Tags: Farmers Market, Tama
Golden Valley Farm Stanley

We have one acre of fresh-snipped asparagus that is picked one to two times daily.

Contact: Dan & Nancy Hayes (319) 240-0257 dhayesnei@hotmail.com
Tags: Buchanan, Farm, Vegetables
Green Pasture Meats from Canfield Family Farms

We offer seasonally produced chickens raised on our own green pastures. Eggs from our pastured chickens are also available. All of our chickens are fed non-GMO feed made right on our farm! Non-GMO livestock feeds, hay, and straw also available. 

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Contact: Andrew Canfield (319) 269-5151 canfieldfamilyfarm@dunkerton.net
Tags: Black Hawk, Eggs, Farm, Meat
Dunkerton Farmers Market
Greens To Go Waterloo

A non-profit mobile produce stand that operates in multiple neighborhoods throughout Waterloo. In collaboration with many partners, the Greens to Go produce stand helps increase access to locally grown fruits and vegetables. The stand operates outdoors from June-Oct and indoors from Nov-Dec and MarchMay. Last summer several youth employees assisted in harvesting and selling, and last fall the Greens to Go team was lucky to hire two Waterloo community members part-time. The team hopes to continue to connect people to their local agriculture while helping customers make beneficial lifestyle changes. 

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Contact: Food Security Coordinators (319) 273-2626
Tags: Black Hawk, Roadside Stand
Groothuis Farm Nashua

Eggs, chicken, lamb, and turkeys. 

Contact: Craig & Darlene Groothuis (319) 231-3344 cdgroothuis@gmail.com
Tags: Chickasaw, Eggs, Farm, Meat
Cedar Falls Farmers Market
Grundy Center Farmers Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

7th St: East of courthouse

Contact: Grundy County Extension and Outreach sellbakk@iastate.edu
Tags: Farmers Market, Grundy
Hahn Farm Ackley

We specialize in rare and unique heirlooms. We grow over 100 varieties of tomatoes and peppers, many kinds of herbs, kale, cucumbers, eggplant, squash, starter plants, houseplants, and more. Free range chicken and duck eggs. Everything is grown WITHOUT herbicides or pesticides.  

Contact: Angie Hahn (641) 373-6851 hahn3261@live.com
Tags: Butler, Eggs, Farm, Plant/Flower, Vegetables
Waterloo Urban Farmers Market
Cedar Valley Farmers Market at Kimball Ridge
Hansen's Farm Hudson

Responsibly raised products are sold at Hansen's Dairy stores in Waterloo and Cedar Falls. Beef: Hansen's Dairy beef, Doty Angus, Hick's Place, Steege's Locker, Marks Locker. Pork: Edgewood Locker, Beeler's, Webster City Custom Meats, holiday hams. Bison: Timber Ridge. Poultry: Bell & Evans, Groothius. Eggs: Groothius, Shamrock Acres, Miller Farm.

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Contact: Hansen Family (319) 939-2187 jordanhansen@hansendairy.com
Tags: Black Hawk, Dairy, Dairy, Eggs, Farm, Meat
Hansen's Farm Fresh Dairy Accept SNAP/FMNP Cedar Falls

Dairy products are from Hansen's 175-cow farm south of Hudson. No added hormones, high-temperature/ short-time pasteurized, non-homogenized (cream rises to the top). Whole, 1%, skim and chocolate milk; cheese curds; butter; cream; ice cream; seasonal egg nog. Lean ground beef and new Wagyu-Holstein beef. 


Cedar Falls (127 E. 18th)

Waterloo (3015 Kimball Ave)

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Contact: Hansen Family (319) 988-9834 jordanhansen@hansendairy.com
Tags: Black Hawk, Dairy, Dairy, Eggs, Farm, Grocer, Institution, Meat, Vegetables
Hanson's Hollow La Porte City

Your location for fall produce and country fun! More than 100 varieties of pumpkins, winter squash, and gourds. We specialize in unusual and hard-to-find varieties. Petting zoo, playground, and plenty of sites to take beautiful fall pictures. Free admission. 

Contact: Robert & Maureen Hanson & family (319) 939-3248 aggiewriter@lpctel.net
Tags: Black Hawk, Farm, Fruits, Roadside Stand, Vegetables
Heartland Farms U-Pick Waterloo

Asparagus (May), strawberries (June), pumpkins & Halloween fun (Oct.). We also offer vegetables and sweet corn.

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Contact: David Myers (319) 232-3779 berrypumpkinfarm@earthlink.net
Tags: Black Hawk, Farm, Fruits, Roadside Stand, Strawberries, Vegetables
Hershey Family Nursery Ackley

Gourmet garlic, raspberries, garden produce, cut flowers, hostas, lilies (all crops grown without chemicals).

Contact: Tony Hershey (319) 347-2731 dayspring@chooseblue.coop
Tags: Butler, Farm, Fruits, Vegetables
College Hill Farmers Market
Cedar Falls Farmers Market
Independence Community School District
Contact: Annette Harbaugh (319) 334-7423
Tags: School
Independence Farmers Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

Saturdays / 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. / May - October

Wapsipinican Mill: 1st St W

Tags: Buchanan, Farmers Market
Jefferson Greenhouse & Orchard Dunkerton

We are on a 163 year family farm. Bedding plants (vegetables and flowers) available in the spring. We specialize in tomatoes (30+ varieties, many heirloom), apples, red raspberries, cherries, gooseberries, and elderberries.  

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Contact: Bruce & Jan Jefferson (319) 822-4239 jeffermom@hotmail.com
Tags: Apples, Black Hawk, Farm, Fruits, Vegetables
Dunkerton Farmers Market
Independence Farmers Market
Jóia Food Farm Charles City

Non-GMO, free range eggs. 100% grassfed and finished lamb; outdoor-raised, non-GMO and organic-fed pork; organic chicken and turkey (seasonal). Animal Welfare approved.

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Contact: Wendy Johnson (641) 228-1583 info@joiafoodfarm.com
Tags: Eggs, Farm, Meat, Meat Locker, Poultry
Kaiser Farm Waverly

Certified organic vegetables and plant starts. We look forward to seeing you at the farmers market!

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Contact: Travis & Lindsay Kaiser (319) 325-0606 info@kaiserfarmfresh.com
Tags: Bremer, Farm, Fruits, Plant/Flower, Vegetables
Waverly Farmers Market
Cedar Falls Farmers Market
Kiefer Farms Waterloo

Kiefer Farms offers annuals, vegetable plants, herbs, hanging flower baskets and perennials. Home grown vegetables including: asparagus, beets, broccoli, carrots, cucumbers, green beans, green/sweet onions, kohlrabi, lettuces, melons, peppers, pumpkins, squash, sweet corn, and zucchini. Fresh farm eggs

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Contact: Rick & Julie Kiefer (319) 404-0901 Jkiefer10@gmail.com
Tags: Black Hawk, Eggs, Farm, Fruits, Plant/Flower, Vegetables
Evansdale Farmers Market
Waterloo Urban Farmers Market
Cedar Valley Farmers Market at Kimball Ridge
Kimball Ridge Family Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

Saturdays / 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. / May - Oct 

Waterloo: NE Corner of Kimball Ave & Ridgeway Ave

Contact: (319) 478-8624
Tags: Black Hawk, Farmers Market
Kramer Sausage La Porte City
Visit: Website
Contact: (319) 342-2693
Tags: Black Hawk, Meat, Meat Locker
Krogmann Heritage Meats, LLC Lamont

We raise OUTSIDE heritage meat that has no extra growth hormone given. Taste the difference in our meat! Our hogs are old Hereford Breed Berkshire. We farrow to finish and we put our LOVE in our meat. 

Contact: Jim & Shannon Krogmann (563) 608-2259 redboar2776@gmail.com
Tags: Buchanan, Farm, Meat
Independence Farmers Market
Laughing Tree Cafe & Tea Blue Zone Waterloo

From the garden to your cup, our teas are hand blended using local ingredients. Serving vegetarian and gluten-free food and over 30 types of tea. Catering and wholesale teas available.

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Contact: (319) 610-7525
Tags: Black Hawk, Restaurant
Laughlin Honey House Grundy Center

Products available at Hansen's Dairy (Cedar Falls & Waterloo). Honey and creamed honey.

Contact: Tim Laughlin (319) 825-6462
Tags: Farm, Honey
LAURIC Farms Lamont

Grass fed mini Hereford heritage cattle producing natural, hormone free portion size beef.

Contact: Eric & Laura Morine (563) 924-2702 lauricfarms@windstream.net
Tags: Meat, Meat Locker
Living Earth Farm Waverly

Organically grown Aronia berries 

Contact: Dennis & Joann Droste (319) 269-3904 jdjcats@aol.com
Tags: Bremer, Farm, Fruits
Meskwaki Settlement School
Contact: Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa, Mary Augustine (641) 484-9247
Tags: School
Milkbox Bakery Cedar Falls

Artisan breads, pastries, desserts and more made from scratch with local food, craft, love, and integrity.

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Contact: Andrea Geary (319) 242-1624 andrea@milkboxbakery.com
Tags: Bakery, Black Hawk
New Day Dairy Bed & Breakfast Clarksville

Sleep with our cows in modern comfort with 24/7 cow gazing from the loft! 

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Contact: Dan & Lynn Bolin (319) 529-3421 dlbolin@gmail.com
Tags: Butler, Dairy, Institution, Restaurant
Newhall Locker & Processing Newhall
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Contact: (319) 223-5202
Tags: Benton, Meat, Meat Locker
Oelwein Farmers Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

City parking lot NE of Subway corner at intersection of Hwys 150 & 3

Contact: (319) 283-8012
Tags: Farmers Market, Fayette
Orly's Meat Locker Clarksville
Contact: (319) 278-4514
Tags: Butler, Meat, Meat Locker
Pablo's Mexican Grill Cedar Falls

Fast Casual Fresh Mexican Inspired Food. To this day we hold true to our original ideals and put our product over our profit margin. We use only the best quality ingredients to make our salsas and marinades fresh daily. We support the local economy that supports us, therefore, purchasing, from local producers and meat lockers. 

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Contact: (319) 277-8226
Tags: Black Hawk, Restaurant
Parkersburg Farmers Market

Downtown Parkersburg 


Tags: Butler, Farmers Market
Pleasant Valley Farm U-Pick Applington

USDA Certified Organic U-pick asparagus, strawberries, raspberries, blackberries on a small acreage and quantities are limited. Call ahead to reserve your picking day. You can also find our produce at Hansen's in Cedar Falls. 

Contact: Kendall and Susan Welsh (319) 215-6607 pleasantvalleyfarmia@gmail.com
Tags: Butler, Farm, Fruits, Strawberries
Rudy's Tacos Waterloo

Buying fresh & local since 1997!

Contact: (319) 234-5686
Tags: Black Hawk, Restaurant
Sauser Farms Hazleton

Vegetables, melons, herbs, pumpkins, and fresh cut flowers. Come and visit our farm store.

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Contact: Sean Sauser (319) 481-8737 sean@sauserfarms.com
Tags: Buchanan, Farm, Fruits, Vegetables
Independence Farmers Market
Sidecar Coffee Roasters Waterloo

Fresh, locally roasted craft coffee in the Cedar Valley. Available for home, restaurant and office, every coffee is carefully roasted to bring out its unique characteristics.

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Contact: (319) 486-0726 jed@sidecarcoffeeroasters.com
Tags: Bakery, Black Hawk, Restaurant
SingleSpeed Brewing Co.

Our mission is to brew beers built for the venturesome beer drinker, those unafraid to stray from the beaten path of simple flavors by large breweries. 

Our carefully calculated "single speed" will allow hand crafted ales to emerge as a small artisanal batch formulated from recipes that include fresh, local, seasonal and organic ingredients. 


Cedar Falls (128 Main St)

Waterloo (325 Commercial St)

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Tags: Black Hawk, Restaurant
Solstice Farm Waverly

A small, diversified farm committed to raising healthy food for our community while respecting the environment and the animals we raise. Pasture-raised & non-GMO fed chicken, eggs, turkey, pork, and duck; mushrooms; select produce. We are solar powered! 

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Contact: Mark Westbrock (319) 596-6785 mark@solsticefarm.net
Tags: Bremer, Eggs, Farm, Meat, Vegetables
Waverly Farmers Market
College Hill Farmers Market
Table 1912 Cedar Falls

The Cedar Valley's newest fine dining destination with a focus on fresh, made-from-scratch cuisine using select local ingredients. Open to the public for lunch and dinner.

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Contact: (319) 859-9334
Tags: Black Hawk, Restaurant
Three Pines Farm Cedar Falls

Hands-on workshops: culinary, fine arts, traditional crafts. Specialty dining. Summer fun with baby goats. 

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Contact: Kara Grupp (319) 404-2942 kara@threepinesfarm.org
Tags: Eggs, Farm, Plant/Flower, Vegetables
Timber Ridge Bison Waverly

Bison meat, bison smoked meats, skulls, and Bison hides. No growth hormones or antibiotics. Grass fed.

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Contact: James & Tammy Wedeking (319) 483-9857 tridgebison@hotmail.com
Tags: Farm, Meat, Meat Locker
Cedar Falls Farmers Market
Timeless Prairie Orchard Winthrop

Our family-owned and operated high-density apple orchard grow 28 great tasting apple varieties including Honeycrisp, Crimson Crisp, Braeburn, Cameo, Cortland, Fuji, Gala, Blondee, Jonathans, Mclntosh, Zestar, and several others. Our Orchard Market offers cider, apple butter, maple syrup, honey, jams, and other seasonal goodies. You can also find us at the farmers markets!


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Contact: David & Susan Differding (319) 934-3846 timelessprairie@att.net
Tags: Apples, Buchanan, Farm, Fruits, Roadside Stand, Vegetables
Independence Farmers Market
College Hill Farmers Market
Cedar Falls Farmers Market
Toledo Farmers Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

Fridays / 5:00-7:00 p.m.

East side of Toledo Courthouse Square

Tags: Farmers Market, Tama
Treppenhaus Brewing Waterloo

Independent. Production-only. Nanobrewery. Visit us on Facebook to see where we are on tap! 

Contact: (319) 721-5726 abby@treppenhausebrewing.com
Tags: Black Hawk, Restaurant
University of Northern Iowa Dining Services Cedar Falls

College dining service program that focuses on homemade and from-scratch cooking using local ingredients. We purchase from a variety of local producers in the region. 

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Contact: Lisa Smith (319) 273-6937
Tags: Black Hawk, Institution
Urbana Farmers Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

Saturdays / 9:00-11:00 a.m. / May - September

American Legion Pavilion on Wood St.

Oct: Urbana Community Center

Tags: Benton, Farmers Market
Urbana Winter Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

9:00-11:00 a.m. 

Second Saturday of the month (November - April)

Urbana Community Center 




Tags: Benton, Farmers Market
Vinton Farmers Market

Thursdays / 5:00-7:00 p.m.

BCHS Railroad Depot (612 2nd Ave)



Tags: Benton, Farmers Market
W.E. Arose Gardens Waterloo

Small-scale market garden specializing in a variety of greens, baby vegetables, and popular southern crops. 

Visit: Website
Contact: DaQuan Campbell (319) 504-8519 wearosegardens@gmail.com
Tags: Black Hawk, Farm, Vegetables
Waterloo Urban Farmers Market
Waterloo Community School District
  • George Washington Carver Academy
  • Irving Elementary*
  • Kittrell Elementary*
  • Lou Henry Elementary*
  • Lowell Elementary
  • Orange Elementary*
  • Poyner Elementary


*Blue Zones

Contact: Heather Bathen (319) 433-2037
Tags: School
Waterloo Urban Farmers Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

Sat 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon May - Oct

Downtown Waterloo: Located in the RiverLoop Expo Plaza (460 Jefferson St.) 


Contact: (319) 291-2038 urbanmarket@mainstreetwaterloo.org
Tags: Black Hawk, Farmers Market
Waverly Farmers Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

Downtown Waverly
200 block of 1st Ave SW (south of fire station) 

Tags: Bremer, Farmers Market
Waverly Winter Market Accept SNAP/FMNP

One Saturday a month  / 8:30-11:30 a.m. / November - March

Location: 201 1st St NE
Vineyard Community Church 

Tags: Bremer, Farmers Market
Waverly-Shell Rock Schools
Contact: Becky Prostine (319) 352-3630
Tags: School
Western Home Communities Blue Zone Cedar Falls

Provides housing and services to more than 1,000 older adults with a mission to assertively create fulfilling lifestyles for those we serve, their families and our employees.

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Contact: Eric Cornish (319) 859-9326
Tags: Black Hawk, Institution
Whistling Thistle Farmstead Shell Rock

Bridging Communities, International Living, Nutrient Dense Foods as Medicine, Good Stewards of God's Earth. This is what WT Farmstead strives for each day. We specialize in seasonal day to day veggies and medicinal herbs for preventive health. Come check us out! 

Visit: Website
Contact: Stephen and Nellie Kaus (651) 468-5918 whistlingthistlefarm@gmail.com
Tags: Bremer, CSA, Farm, Plant/Flower, Roadside Stand, Vegetables
Wildflower Acres Waterloo

Small apiary in rural Waterloo, which is organic and chemically free as possible. 

Contact: Lonnie Elmore (319) 296-3809 LonnieElmore@mediacombb.net
Tags: Black Hawk, Farm, Honey
Evansdale Farmers Market
Cedar Valley Farmers Market at Shiloh Baptist Church
Cedar Valley Farmers Market at Kimball Ridge
Waterloo Urban Farmers Market
Yellow Table Farm Tripoli

We practice sustainability and strive to create a biodiverse landscape. We have pasture-raised lamb and free-range poultry and eggs. We naturally grow asparagus, garlic, elderberries, lettuce, and more. Visit our website to get $2 off a dozen of eggs or lamb. 

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Contact: Eric Jensen (319) 468-8745 yellowtablefarm@gmail.com
Tags: Bremer, Eggs, Farm, Fruits, Meat, Vegetables
Waverly Farmers Market
College Hill Farmers Market
Waterloo Urban Farmers Market
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