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Squash from Hawk Valley Garden

Squash from Hawk Valley Garden

posted on May 17, 2014

Visit Hawk Valley Garden just outside Spencer. This family farm specializes in a wide variety of squash. Read More »
Iowa Ingredient | Chestnuts (#206)

Iowa Ingredient | Chestnuts (#206)

posted on July 2, 2013

Full Program: Rich in flavor and, unlike other nuts, low in calories, chestnuts are a popular cool season treat. Take a tour of Red Fern Farm outside of Wapello with host Charity Nebbe. The farm specializes in a variety of tree crops including chestnuts. Chef... Read More »
Chestnuts from Red Fern Farm, Wapello, Iowa

Chestnuts from Red Fern Farm, Wapello, Iowa

posted on July 2, 2013

Meet a couple of Wapello farmers who grow chestnuts, an impressive-looking Iowa crop. Read More »
Iowa Ingredient | Eggplant (#205)

Iowa Ingredient | Eggplant (#205)

posted on June 21, 2013

Full Program: Don’t be fooled by this unassuming fruit. With its mild flavor and range of uses, eggplant is a food for culinary inspiration. Accompany host Charity Nebbe on her journey through Iowa farms, kitchens and restaurants. Find out how eggplant is... Read More »
Eggplant from Red Granite Farm, Boone, Iowa

Eggplant from Red Granite Farm, Boone, Iowa

posted on June 21, 2013

With a young family to raise and a passion for Iowa ingredients, Steve and Nicole Jonas of Red Granite Farm in Boone enjoy growing beautiful eggplant along with other crops. Read More »
Garlic From Grade A Gardens, Johnston, Iowa

Garlic From Grade A Gardens, Johnston, Iowa

posted on May 17, 2013

It’s pungent, flavorful and grows well in almost every state in our country. Iowa farmer Jordan Clasen teaches us all about garlic. Read More »
Blueberries from The Berry Patch, Nevada, Iowa

Blueberries from The Berry Patch, Nevada, Iowa

posted on May 17, 2013

The Berry Patch in Nevada features "pick your own" blueberries in a scenic Iowa setting. Read More »
Annie's Gardens & Greens, Fort Atkinson, Iowa

Annie's Gardens & Greens, Fort Atkinson, Iowa

posted on April 26, 2013

Visit a farmer in Fort Atkinson who grows a couple types of spinach plants, including a succulent New Zealand spinach with a distinctive flavor and appearance. Read More »
Iowa Ingredient | Ostrich! Follow That Bird!

Iowa Ingredient | Ostrich! Follow That Bird!

posted on December 4, 2012

Iowa Ingredient travels to an ostrich farm in Alden to reveal the versatility and nutritional benefits of this mysterious big bird. Read More »
Iowa Ingredient | A Veggie With Punch: Spinach From Annie's Gardens and Greens

Iowa Ingredient | A Veggie With Punch: Spinach From Annie's Gardens and...

posted on December 4, 2012

Iowa Ingredient visits Annie’s Gardens and Greens in Fort Atkinson. The northeast Iowa farm delivers farm fresh produce at their roadside stand through its CSA program and in their local food grocery. Read More »