Supporters of Central Rivers Farmshed

Farmshed depends on the generosity of the many people who wish to see a vibrant local food community in Central Wisconsin.

Special thanks to Farmshed’s 2016 Major Donors, Grantors, and Sponsors – $1000 +:

  • Local Food Heros $10,000 +: Bev Spencer
  • Local Food Leaders $5,000-$9,999: Ministry Health Care and Incourage Community Foundation
  • Local Food Connectors $2,500-$4,999: Simplicity Credit Union
  • Local Food Lovers $1,000-$2,499: Enterprise Holdings , Okray Family Farm, and The Johnson Foundation at Wingspread

*Please note: this list is updated each year in January with the previous year’s sponsors and donors

WHY BUY LOCAL

1) Locally grown food tastes better. 2) Local food preserves genetic diversity. 3) Local produce is better for you. 4) Local food from small farms is often GMO-free. 5) Local food supports local farm families. 6) Local food builds community. 7) Local food preserves open space. 8) Local food keeps your taxes in check. 9) Local food supports a clean environment and benefits worldwide. 10) Local food is about the future.

GROW THE GREENHOUSE

The Greenhouse Project, an all-encompassing revitalization of the former Sorenson’s Garden Center. The 35,000 square foot future community food center, which is centrally located in Stevens Point, will house an 11,000 square foot production greenhouse, community kitchen, gathering space, and learning center.
Event
6/24/17 - Market Events
Stevens Point Farmers’ Market, Stevens Point WI
7/1/17 - Market Events
Stevens Point Farmers’ Market, Stevens Point WI
7/1/17 - Chef on the Square - Emy J's
Stevens Point Farmers’ Market, Stevens Point WI