IFC Shopping Cart is Open – Apples, Pumpkins, and More!

Time to Shop – 1,039 Products Listed!


The shopping cart opened last night at midnight. It’ll close at midnight on Sunday, Oct. 13. Delivery is Thurs., Oct. 17 at our Des Moines area locations and Friday, Oct. 18 at our Ames location. Note that if you have a conflict with this schedule, our alternative pick up time from 10:30 am to noon on Sat., Oct. 19.

See below for a special note from Holdeman’s ABF Poultry plus updates on new stuff. To shop go to https://iowafood.coop and log in. If you need help with your username or password, send an email to info@iowafood.coop.

Lee’s Greens, LLC added fresh arugula, leaf lettuce mix, baby red kale, baby green kale, baby leaf swiss chard, and spinach.

The Berry Patch has seven apple products listed (Chieftain, Macoun, Jonathan, Jonagold, Golden Delicious, Honeycrisp, and 20# bags of mixed apples).

Iowa Orchard added seven apple varieties (Cortland, Gala, Golden Delicious, Honeycrisp, Jonagold, Jonathan) to go along with a wide variety of baked goods, apple ciders, apple butter, and dried apples.

Maxwell Farms added six kinds of pumpkins (Baby Boo, Cinderella, Cougar, Jack Be Little, Jack O’Lantern, Knucklehead) to their selection of potatoes.

Fieldstone Farms added Buckwheat Honey (a sweet, delicious dark-colored honey with a distinctive spicy-malt flavor. Darker honeys such as buckwheat also tend to contain more vitamins and minerals in addition to antioxidants than lighter-colored honeys.

Julie at Zaza’s Pasta writes: “Fall is my favorite time of year, so I love making new things for our fall distribution cycles. This time I added Pumpkin Fettuccine and Butternut Squash Ravioli. I’m also having a sale on Pumpkin Spice Biscotti. Yay Fall!”

Horsefeather Farm reduced the price on its organic grass-fed steak and hamburger bundles.

Wild Rose Pastures has poultry products available again: whole and cut-up pastured chicken, pastured stewing hens and pastured turkeys, and small eggs.

Two Rivers Soap Company added several new soaps: Oatmeal Stout Beer (made with real beer!), Oceania, Herb Garden, Fresh Cut Grass, Honey & Oats, and Papaya Nectar. She also two she’s brought back for the holidays – Christmas Tree and Candy Cane – plus a customer favorite: Foot Butter (a rich cream made with natural shea butter, mango button, cocoa butter, and Aloe Vera.

Heart of Iowa Soapworks has Lilac Cream Goat Milk Soap back in stock.

Holdeman Poultry’s ground capon packages came back from the processor missing the official processing plant stickers. This was a mistake. The product was inspected and is safe, but they can’t be sold without these stickers. But they can be given away, so Matt will include free packages of either capon burger, patties, sausage, or sausage patties with orders for other products.