Celebrating 13 Years of Organic Leadership
With over fifteen acres of certified organic vegetable, herb, and greenhouse prouduction north of Decorah, Iowa, Rock Spring Farm has provided produce year-round to natural food stores, groceries, and wholesale distributors in Minnesota and Iowa since 1999. One of the first organic farms in the Upper Midwest to provide fresh vegetables year-round, Rock Spring Farm is often considered to be a model for business, production, and marketing.
Certified Organic since 2001
Our farm is Certified Organic to USDA standards by the Midwest Organic Services Association. Certification is your guarantee that we not only act organic, we follow all of the rules that make Organic a meaningful label.
Recipes and News
Good food means more than just delicious things to eat, although we provide plenty of that. It means food that is convenient and clean, with a diverse selection, and information on how to prepare it in ways that don't take all day. Our searchable archives provide an abundance of original recipes and Chris' musings about farming, the culture of agriculture, and the rest of life.
Flying Rutabaga Works
Through Flying Rutabaga Works, farmer Chris Blanchard offers consulting and education in the areas of business planning, systems development, goal setting, finanical management, employee relations, food safety, post-harvest handling, and more.