Meet Our Vendors

Whether you're looking for farm fresh produce, locally raised food, or artisanal goods, our markets have it all!  Check out our list of vendors below and learn more about what our markets have to offer.  Vendor availability at individual markets (Brainerd, Baxter, Nisswa) is indicated next to the vendor descriptions.

Please note that not all vendors are available on opening day - some will join as seasonal products become available.  Follow Lakes Area Growers Market and Nisswa Farmers Market on Facebook to stay up to date on vendor availabilty and other market happenings.

Farm Fresh Produce

Natural Spring Farm

Al & Marcy Cunningham, Brainerd.
Produce, bedding plants, flowers and hanging baskets.  Facebook page

Markets:  Brainerd/Baxter/Nisswa

Twin Lakes Gardens

Merv Eisel, Fort Ripley.  Berries, rhubarb, cut flowers, perennial plants, jewelry.  

Markets:  Brainerd/Nisswa

Jake & Scout's Berry Farm

Lise Herren, Lake Shore.  Blueberries, asparagus, cut flowers.  Website

Markets:  Nisswa

Hilltop Produce

All & Violet Holmquist, Clarissa.  Veggies, berries, melons, herbs, gourds, and eggs.

Markets:  Nisswa

Brambling Rows Berry Farm

John & Ruth Jansen, Brainerd.  Tomatoes, instant gardens, lettuce, raspberries, blueberries, grapes, jams, fall strawberries, and more!  Facebook page

Markets:  Brainerd/Baxter/Nisswa

Thorson's Farm Fresh Produce

Mike & Eloise Thorson, Browerville.  Fruits, vegetables, wild rice, gourds, jam.  Facebook page

Markets:  Brainerd/Baxter/Nisswa

Snowy Pines Tree Farm

Marcia Rapatz, Browerville.  Vegetables, maple syrup, berries, applies, whole grain breads.

Markets:  Baxter

Locally Raised Food

Hay Creek Stock Farm

Mark Fickes, Sebeka.  Grass Fed Beef, organic tomatoes, greens, salsa.  Website

Markets:  Nisswa

Hanson's Honey

Phillip & Martha Hanson, Aitkin.  Honey, maple syrup.

Markets:  Brainerd/Baxter/Nisswa

Fruits Nuts & Vegetables LLC

Matt & Christy Ratliff, Fort Ripley.  Mushrooms, Grow-Your-Own mushroom kits/supplies.  Facebook page

Markets:  Brainerd/Baxter/Nisswa

Wild Rice

John Rutsen/Clair McGuigan, Pequot Lakes.  Minnesota harvested wild rice.

Markets:  Nisswa

Patchwork Farms

Tim & Gayle Stevens, Nisswa.  Pork, chicken, rabbit, duck, goose.  Facebook page

Markets:  Brainerd/Baxter/Nisswa

Acorn Ridge Farms

Mel Wiens, Staples.  Processed chicken, ducks, lamb, and goose.

Markets:  Brainerd/Baxter

Lindholm Farm

Ron & Becky Lindholm, Brainerd.  Fresh eggs.

Markets:  Brainerd/Baxter

Paradise Valley Buffalo Ranch

Duane & Mary Hayes, Bagley.  Buffalo meat.  Website

Markets:  Baxter

Artisanal Goods

Ladys of the North

Delaine Achermann, Staples.  Handmade rugs, shawls, and other textiles; homemade soaps.

Markets:  Nisswa

Dazzling Dangles

Linda Dietrich, Motley.  Homemade jewelry, pickles.

Markets:  Nisswa

Knotty Pine Bakery

Marie Kirsch & Leila Froehle, Brainerd/Nisswa.  Homemade pies, pastries, breads, and treats.  Facebook page

Markets:  Brainerd/Nisswa

Meadowview Farm

Junior & Darline Plattner, Staples.  Quilts, embroidery, potholders, cookies, muffins.

Markets:  Nisswa

Burt's Bees

Carla & Burt Scripture, Motley.  Fresh cut flowers, baked goods, honey, jams & jellies.

Markets:  Brainerd/Baxter/Nisswa

Wildflower Chocolate

Kate Stumvoll, Nisswa.  Homemade chocolates made with local ingredients.  Facebook page  

Markets:  Nisswa

Sugar Hills Enterprises

Dawn Ykema & Jeff Kroschel, Onamia.   Honey, Maple Syrup, Soaps, Lotions, Salves, Lip Balm, Deodorant, Sugar Scrubs, Embroidery-Towels.  Facebook page

Markets:  Brainerd/Baxter/Nisswa

Mary Ella's Breads

Mary Ella Martin, Browerville.  Homemade baked goods.  

Markets:  Baxter

Oma's Bread

Annette Schmidlin & Yvonne Willis, Bertha.  Traditional German baked goods, including Kuchen, spatzle; quiche, artisan breads.  Website

Markets:  Brainerd