Local Food Resources

WAPF Food Resource List

Joplin, Missouri Chapter

 

LOCAL FARMS  – all of these listed can be found on Facebook too

Brooks Heritage Farm:  Joplin, MO  brooksheritagefarms.com;  grass fed beef, pastured pork, free range chickens and eggs.    Products can be found at The Marketplace at Joplin Greenhouse.  Can also fill out an order form online.  Email:  sales@brooksheritagefarms.com  Phone:  417-825-1761

Endless Bounty Farms:  Carthage, MO   Producing all natural whole food energy and protein bars.  Selling 80 different varieties of bars at $2.00 a piece; bulk order pricing options.  Delivery available.  Bars sold at Webb City FM, also at Wholistic Pathways Family Center in Carthage.  Contact Jamie VanWey for more info and ordering.  Email:  ladybugjh@gmail.com    Phone: 417-423-0391

Goswick Farms:  Seneca, MO   Raising pastured pork; receive “all natural” grain supplement daily.  Call to inquire pricing.  Contact Cody Goswick 417-438-1110

Giles Ranch: Carthage, MO  gilesfamilyranch.com; grass fed beef, poultry, and lamb; farm fresh eggs and raw milk.  No steroids, hormones, or antibiotics.   Pick your products up at the farm, call to check for availability and schedule pick up.  Email: gilesranch@gmail.com   Phone:  417-621-5476

Madewell Meats:  Auroro, MO  All Natural Pork products; Sells rendered lard as well. No msg,  soy, gmo, nitrate, or nitrite used in their products.  Can find Steve at Webb City Farmers Markets on Fridays. Phone: 417-466-1401   Email: steve@madewellmeats.com

PT Gardens:  Sells organically grown herbs, dried herbs and spices as well.  Large variety of herbs.  Contact Paul at 417-350-8835, email:  ptgardens@gmail.com

Robertson Family Farm:  Joplin, MO  A U-pick blueberry farm.  Fresh blueberries can be picked at the farm or bought at the Webb City FM starting in June.  Plans to grow peaches, and produce honey this coming year.  Contact  Sandra Robertson  417-499-5752   Email: sandrarobertson56@gmail.com

Sunny Lane Farms;  Lockwood, MO Raising grassfed beef and lamb, pastured poultry;  no grain, hormones or antibiotics.  Find them at the Webb City FM on Friday and Saturday (9-12).  Phone: 417-637-2991

Sweet Grace Farms:  Miami, OK   Raising pastured meat chickens and meat goats.  Feed organic, GMO free grain when needed.  Eggs also available.  Contact Clay and Tobi Tynon for questions and availability (918) 533-2549, email: cttynon@tds.net

Tangled Tree Farm:  Oronogo, MO  www.tangledtreefarms.com   grass fed beef, chicken, lamb, and goat meat; no hormones, steroids, antibiotics, or grain.  Do give de-wormer to the goats.  Weekly deliveries to Joplin and Pittsburg, KS.  Email:  davidbrown9472@gmal.com  Phone:  417-674-1396

Terrell Creek Farms:  Forland Hills, MO   www.terrellcreekfarm.com  Produces artisan goat cheese; uses sustainable and organic methods with a rotational graze system, artesian spring feed water.  Use organic grain when needed, no chemicals used.  Find them at Webb City FM on Fridays. Contact:  Lesley and Barry Million   (417) 209-0021      Email:  terrellcreekfarm@yahoo.com

Oakwoods Farm:  Granby, MO  www.oakwoodsfarm.com  Producing a vegetable CSA; using sustainable and organic practices, no chemicals used.  CSA shares can be purchased in “half” or “whole” shares.  Receive CSA basket weekly, choose from four drop-off locations.  Visit website for more info.  Contact Karen at kscott@oakwoodsfarm.com or 417-472-3859 or call or text at 970-980-9395

Whey Out Farm:  Wyandotte, OK  pastured Tamworth (heritage breed) hogs and free range chickens; no antibx, steroids, or hormones used.  non-GMO grain used when supplementation necessary, as well as raw whey from grass fed Jersey cows.  Some products found at The Marketplace at Joplin Greenhouse.  Contact Al Tynon at 417-850-4323 to order products.

 

RAW MILK

Golden Dairy:  Golden, MO  Raw goat milk from pastured goats.  Raised without antibiotics.  Milk available from mid-February to end of September, but if demand is higher then farm willing to increase production.  Cost is $8/gallon and $4/half-gal.  Bring own containers to carry milk.   Contact Mike Horst for details. Phone:  417-271-6000  Email:  mike@oldworldfaux.com

Marlees Creamery:  Carthage, MO   Raw milk from grass fed, free-ranging certified Jersery Cows.  Pick up milk on the farm Monday – Sunday (6am-8am) and Tuesday – Saturday (6pm-8pm); also at the Webb City FM and during business hours at Wholistic Pathways Family Health Center in Carthage.  Email: marleecreamery@live.com  Phone: 417-358-9381

Lomah Dairy:  Wyandotte, OK (southwest of Seneca across OK state line)  No antibx, No hormones.  Raised on pasture and supplement with soy-free grain when needed; grain does contain GMO’s.   Call ahead to pick up milk on farm.  They have a store on the farm with a honor system, bring exact change to purchase milk, raw cheeses, yogurt/skyr, eggs, and veggies (in season) at the store.  918-533-7132

Prairie Trail Livestock:  Big Cabin, OK   prairietrailnubians.com  Raw Goats milk.  Email:  info@prairietrailnubians.com  Phone: 918-504-7654

 

FARMERS MARKETS

Webb City FMwww.webbcityfarmersmarket.com  Year round market offering locally grown beef, chicken, lamb, eggs, raw milk, veggies, herbs, coffee, breads, and live music.  May – September: Tuesday 4-6 pm, Friday 11-2 and Saturday 9-12 under the Pavilion in King Jack Park.   October: Friday 11-2 and Sat 9-12.   November – April: Saturday 11-2 under the (covered) Pavilion.

Pittsburg FM:  Pittsburg, KS   Located on East 11th street, one block east of Broadway. Open Saturday 7:30-noon (or until sold out), and Wednesdays from Noon-2:00 PM.

Joplin FM:  Joplin, MO    906 S. Main St, open every Thursday 4-7pm.    Open longer during downtown Joplins THIRD THURSDAY event, 4-8:30pm.  April through October.   http://www.downtownjoplin.com/#!farmers-market/c244x

Neosho FM:  Neosho, MO    On the corner of Spring and Jefferson street, Saturdays 8am – 12pm.  May through October.  https://www.facebook.com/NeoshoFarmersMarket

 

STORES                                                                                                                  

Suzanne’s Natural Foods:  3106 Connecticut Ave., Joplin, MO  www.suzannes.com   Offering some fermented drinks (kvass, kombucha), organic produce, some local meats (buffalo), organic coffee, and teas.  Phone:  1-800-994-2882

Fox Farm Whole Foods:  2639 E. 32nd, Joplin, MO  Phone:  417-623-3276  Large amount of bulk herbs from Frontier herbs; celtic sea salt, some organic fruits in the fridge and local beef in deep freeze.

The Marketplace at Joplin Greenhouse:  2820 E. 32nd St., Joplin, MO   joplingreenhouse.com   Supplies local grassfed meats, pastured pork, and cheeses.  As well as organic fruits and veggies.  Some fermented drinks and veggies.  If looking for a specific product, as them and they will try to accommodate.   Can order foods in bulk, inquire at store or email: joplingreen@cableone.net  417-624-2751

Oak Street Natural Market:  2337 Fairlawn Dr, Carthage, MO  Selection of natural and organic produce, some fermented veggies, kombucha, and local meats.  417-358-0990

 Swartz Locally Grown Produce:  Walnut, KS   CSA program for the 2014 season. Receive a basket weekly for 16 weeks (June to Sept), pick up basket at Pittsburg FM on Sat. and Wed.   Fresh locally grown vegetables, artisan breads and pure honey included.  Produce is not certified organic but is “naturally grown and chemical free.”  Contact:  Darren Swartz   20510  Wallace Rd, Walnut, KS  66780    Phone:  913-522-0117  Email:  swartsdarren@yahoo.com

 

CO-OPS

Joplin Coop:  Contact Kari Nevins at 417-499-5086 if interested.  Have a milk coop opportunity as well as online orders with Country Life and Frontier.  The Milk coop order is placed bi-monthly with Lomah Dairy.

Azure Standard Coop:  Contact Kristen Atkinson on Facebook at Azure Standard Joplin Drop (https://www.facebook.com/azurestandardjoplin). Order bulk natural products online at azurestandard.com.   Orders are placed once a month and picked up in Joplin around 1-44 and Rangeline.

Frontier Natural Foods Coop:   Contact Angela Suarez at angelasuarez@hotmail.com.  Order bulk natural products online at https://wholesale.frontiercoop.com/main.html.  Order picked up at Angela’s house where you pay her.

Bountiful Baskets:  bountifulbaskets.org   CSA type of set up.  Order conventional or organic (for $10 more) baskets online and pick up weekly.  Produce varies weekly.  Location for pick up is in Diamond, MO on Saturdays at 7:30  PM.  Volunteer run; visit the website to sign up and learn more.  Also, on Facebook as Bountiful Baskets Missouri

 

HEALTH PRACTIONERS

Wholistic Pathways Family Center:  Carthage, MO    wholisticpathways.biomat.com   Multi-health faceted center that offers chiropractic care and a natural health practitioner, massage therapy, yoga and other health services.  Carry supply of locally grown grass fed meats and raw milk for purchase.  417-358-7831

Roses Herbal Garden:  Neosho, MO   Herbal Specialist and Nutrition Counselor.  Certified herbalist and iridologist since 1978.  Also have a small natural foods store.  417-451-2277

Natural Health Center:  Webb City, MO   Staffed with a naturopath, Dr. Ann Sutton; a chiropractor and an aromatherapy and herb specialist.  Focus is on treating the whole body and healing from the inside out.  417-782-0656

 

Helpful websites

www.westonaprice.org                                    www.eatwild.com                                www.localharvest.org

www.farmtoconsumer.org                              www.missouriorganic.org                   www.realmilk.com

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