Little meatballs–big impact: Simek’s is changing the world from the grocery store freezer aisle
Did you know that every time you purchase a Simek’s product Lindsey Hickey and the rest of the St Paul Park based Simek’s team donates a meal to a Feeding America food bank? What about Simek’s partnership with rePurpose Global to remove an equivalent amount of plastic from the environment as is used in the packaging and shipping of their products?
Backstreet Country Market: Small Family Beef and Pork Direct to Your Door
Meet Tina LeBrun of Backstreet Country Market and Tuff Luv Cattle Farm. This family-run farm and catering business specializes in Charolais Beef and Heritage Pork. Their partnership with The Meatery MN allows you to purchase directly from the farmer to enjoy high quality meat wherever you live.
Sweet Dreams: Hacienda San José and Inkakaw Chocolate
Meet Monica Jimenez of Hacienda San José Chocolate. Her ethically- grown chocolate is sourced from her family's farm in Ecuador. Monica's creative artists turns the chocolate into delectable beverages, treats, and spreads.
Big Dreams and Microgreens: Zumbrota’s The Greensted’s Regenerative Community Project
Dean and Jayne Bredlau have built a regenerative space—both for agriculture and their community—on a tranquil hilltop in Zumbrota, Minnesota. Discover the inspiration and mission of The Greensted and the Greensted Farm store.
Sunset Creek Farm: Organically Grown Grains on the Table in a Snap
Sunset Creek Farms of Albany, Minnesota grows, cleans, and mills grows organic grains to produce a cleaner flour. Enjoy it at home through their convenient and tasty waffle, pancake, cookie, and muffin mixes.
“Love on a Plate”: Ruhland’s Strudel Haus
“Love on a Plate…” is the Strudel Haus’s slogan. This passion project has become a growing business for Eagan’s Tom Ruhland and his family. Everyone involved literally brings something to the table thanks to the positive energy and creativity that makes this strudel business possible.