Organic Greens

Type: Farm

Produces: Sprouts

Location: Kalona, IA

Miles from Coop: 19.5

james-nisly_organic-greens.jpg

James sampling his organic sprouts.

james-nisley_organic-greens.jpg

For James Nisly, growing organic vegetables is about fulfilling a vision of producing healthy food for a healthy community and building well balanced soil for sustainable food production.

Inspired by a love for his community, the farm focuses on better flavor and nutrition and on growing “produce with integrity,” a model James lives by every day as he cares for the plants and the soil at Organic Greens.


Organic Greens Products

Checkout these great products from Organic Greens

Products available in store and online. Limited selection online.
 

Other Local Producers

Be sure to check out these others great local producers!

Buffalo Ridge Orchard

Buffalo Ridge Orchard

The best thing about being an apple farmer is that, unlike a ripe tomato, [an apple] doesn’t have to be picked right now. It can wait until tomorrow. It is a nice pace.”

Central City, IA

Timeless Prairie Orchard

Timeless Prairie Orchard

Dave and Susie Differding know their apples and love sharing the fruits of their education with you in the form of each shiny, delicious fruit.

Winthrop, IA

Marmalade Sky

Marmalade Sky

I had a mission: to find a way to bake everyone’s favorite treats without sacrificing anything to taste or texture. Malak Nour is a local artisanal baker specializing in gluten-free baked treats.

Fairfield, IA

Local Burrito

Local Burrito

"Making a living supporting farms that heal the planet while serving people healthy food has become a mission, a full plate, and a way of life."

Iowa City, IA

Echollective Farm & CSA

Echollective Farm & CSA

Echollective Farm feels more like a family than a business. Members of this collective garden and CSA make their decisions gathered around the kitchen table.

Mechanicsville, IA

Wilson's Orchard

Wilson's Orchard

They have a robust pick-your-own apple business at the farm, where they also make apple cider, apple turnovers, and apple cider donuts, and they grow pumpkins. What more could you ask for?

Iowa City, IA

Milton Creamery

Milton Creamery

The Musser family – Rufus, Jane, and sons Junior and head cheesemaker Galen – make artisanal cheese the old fashioned way, and source their added growth hormone-free milk from less than 30 miles away.

Milton, IA

Tiny But Mighty Popcorn

Tiny But Mighty Popcorn

This is the most flavorful popcorn we’ve tasted – and its hulls explode so they don’t get stuck in your teeth.

Shellsburg, IA