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Local Farm Partners

Local Farm Partners

Our Colorado partners and suppliers of natural & organic ingredients

Aero Farm Co – Lakewood, CO – AeroFarmCo provides Micro Greens, mixed greens as well as fresh herbs to local restaurants and locals.

Grower’s Organic – Denver, CO – Grower’s Organic is a place where people can find the highest quality and freshest organic produce year around. They provide a vital link in the food chain between the consumer and farmers, while holding values of organic sustainability and environmental stewardship. Their people are dedicated to promoting fair trade and parity for farmers while sourcing grocers and restaurants with the finest and freshest produce.

Haystack Mountain Goat Dairy – Longmont, CO – Boulder-county-owned and -operated since 1989, Haystack Mountain is nationally recognized as a producer of premium, handcrafted raw and pasteurized cheeses, made in a variety of styles. Haystack Mountain cheeses are known for their outstanding, fresh, clean flavor and texture—a direct result of high-quality milk and the skill of cheesemaker, Jackie Chang.

Tender Belly – Denver, CO –  Tender Belly understands that anything good takes time and commitment. FINE PORK can only make its way to your table after the utmost care and devotion to the well-being of the animal. The animals live a stress-free life with plenty of open space to roam and exercise. This freedom promotes exquisite intramuscular marbling you can’t achieve any other way. They also understand that the choice of diet influences the taste of what ends up on your plate; that is why they’re fed an all-natural 100% vegetarian diet.

Source Local Foods – Denver, CO – SOURCE Local Foods is your connection to the freshest, locally grown and locally processed food in Colorado. They  distribute all-local, natural, and organic produce, meats, cheeses, dairy, and more.

Cheese Importers – Longmont, CO – Cheese Importers is a Colorado family-owned business founded in 1976 by Lyman & Linda White. They offer natural, organic and imported cheeses, cured meats, specialty oils, spices, olives, chocolate, and other unique specialty foods.

Seattle Fish Company – Denver, CO –

United Natural Foods – Denver, CO

Boulder Natural Meats – Denver, CO

7X Colorado Beef – High Country, CO

Vail Mountain Coffee & Tea Co – Minturn, CO

Guido’s Pasta Factory – Steamboat Springs, CO

Delicious Orchards // Big B’s – North Fork Valley, CO – This tiny mountain valley with high elevation, crisp, thin air, Rocky Mountain water, cold nights and warm days produces some of the finest fruits in the world.  Big B’s Fabulous Juices produces a full line of ORGANIC and LOCAL apple juices and ciders from organic Western Slope fruit. Delicious Orchards and Big B’s Fabulous Juices are proud to support local sustainable agricultural and land stewardship.

Domenico Farms – Denver, CO – The Domenico Farms are solid in their local Front Range row crops, including several varieties of leaf lettuce, parsley, cilantro, chards, kales, collards, winter and summer squash, turnips, beets, eggplant, cucumbers, zucchini and bell peppers from his fields — wholesome and nutritious food right outside the Denver Metro Area. The Domenico Farm is both a legacy in the organic produce world and a Denver treasure.

Ela Family Farms – Hotchkiss, CO – The Ela Family Farm boasts mouth-watering, certified organic fruit they grow as the result of four generations of farming wisdom, innovation, and experience. Things often stay the same through generations. For Ela Family Farms that includes a commitment to bringing their customers the best possible tasting fruit, farming in a manner that is environmentally friendly, and supporting family farms.

Grant Family Farms – Fort Collins, CO – Grant Family Farms is Colorado’s largest organic vegetable farm, harvesting their main crops of cabbage, lettuce, spinach, summer greens and herbs, broccoli, and summer and winter squash. This bountiful property lies in the foothills of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, north of Fort Collins.  Grant Family Farms was the first to be certified organic by the State of Colorado!

First Fruits Organic Farms – Paonia, CO – First Fruits Organic Farms have been nurturing their mountain grown fruits and vegetables from their family farms since 1988. Another farm, nestled outside of Paonia, Colorado, Kris Kropp offers wonderfully flavored, tree/vine ripened fruits and vegetables.

Green Earth Farms – San Luis Valley, CO – Tom McCracken, steward of Green Earth Farms, supplies GO with much of their potatoes as well as organic brussel sprouts, romanesco, kale, spinach, braising greens and salad mixes. Tom farms in the San Luis Valley Farm where he lives and works with his wife Lillian. The farm is surrounded by wilderness, between an ancient seabed and one of the world’s oldest and largest calderas. The rich soils, pure water and air, and intense climate produces potent herbs, sweet tender vegetables and nutritious grains. Tom McCracken was instrumental in implementing the Organic Certification Program in Colorado.

Hazel Dell Mushrooms – Fort Collins, CO – Jim Hammond owns Hazel Dell Mushrooms, a company specializing in certified organic mushrooms, the only exotic mushroom farm in the state, growing varieties such as oyster, king oyster, beech, shiitake, lion’s mane, portabella and maitake mushrooms.

Osage Farms – Newcastle, CO – Osage Gardens owns 26 acres of certified organic land and currently farms more than 2 acres under greenhouse cover in Newcastle, Colorado. They have 22 product lines of culinary herbs: including arugula, basil, lemon basil, purple basil, Thai basil, bay leaf, chervil, chives, dill, edible flowers, flat leaf parsley, kaffir lime, lemon grass, marjoram, mint, oregano, poultry blend, rosemary, sage, sorrel, tarragon, thyme and more!

White Mountain Farm – San Luis Valley, CO – In 1987, White Mountain Farm was incorporated and started growing certified organically grown quinoa and potatoes. Since then he added rye and a variety of vegetables to his rotation. In 1987, White Mountain Farm was the first large-scale quinoa operation in North America. Quinoa is high in protein, essential amino acids: lysine, methionine, and cystine, calcium, phosphorus, iron, vitamin E and some of the B vitamins. Colorado-grown quinoa has a rich, delicate, nutty taste and can be substituted for nearly any grain in almost any recipe. As for Paul’s potatoes, they have a special flavor, which comes from a combination of choosing the best tasting varieties, fertile organic production, and the unique climate that combines intense sun with cool mountain nights.

Jack Rabbit Hill Farm – Hotchkiss, CO –

Stranahan’s Distillery – Denver, CO

34° Degree Crisps – Denver, CO

Shamrock Foods – Denver, CO

 

Our favorite global fisheries, American ranches, farms, and natural foods suppliers

Foley Fish – Boston (Georges Bank, Gulf of Maine)

Prairie Harvest Specialty Foods – Spearfish, SD

Mt Cook Alpine Salmon – New Zealand

Skuna Bay Craft Raised Salmon – Vancouver Island

Labelle Farms – Ferndale, NY

Open Blue Cobia – Republic of Panama

Marine Farms – Belize

Aquagold Seafood Company – Weston, FL

La Quercia Hand Crafted Meats – Norwalk, IA