Our featured Farmers and Producers for SASDA:
Priester's Pecans (Fort Deposit, AL)
Priester's Pecans is a family-owned company specializing in delicious old-fashioned, farm fresh gifts like pecan desserts, pecan candies, pecan pies, cakes and bulk pecans. As pecan suppliers and candy makers for over seven decades, their gourmet pecan pies, gift tins, baskets and candies have delighted countless families.
Fish Hawk Farms (Rock Cave, WV)
The cornerstone of the Charm Farm is the whole-diet CSA, but the farm also supplies restaurants and retail stores as well as their very own store. The farm’s vegetable production encompasses 10 acres, and it continues to grow. In addition to produce, they offer pasture-raised chickens and eggs, pork and grass-fed beef. The remainder of the farm’s acreage is in cover crops, hay for grazing, pasture and field crops.
Rainbowhead Farms (Wallace, WV)
Mike Nardella and his staff at Rainbowhead Farms in North Central West Virginia provide only the finest quality fish, from trout to bass and more.
Back Creek Bend Farm (Hedgesville, WV)
Back Creek Bend Farm is a family-owned and operated farm located on the historic Snodgrass Tavern farmstead in Hedgesville. “Our family has been stewards of this little piece of heaven since 1868. Our mission is to provide the local community with quality foods that are compatible with Our Maker's Natural Order. To achieve this, we are committed to using humane and sustainable practices. We never use feed lots. Our grass-fed beef and pastured poultry are healthy and happy.”
Big Timber Brewery, (Elkins, WV)
Big Timber Brewing’s brewery and taproom is located in the Heart of Appalachia, Elkins, West Virginia. “Our name pays homage to the surrounding forests and the industry that built our community. We make beer we love and enjoy doing it, creating a product that we, our town and our State can take pride in. What started as a dream became a reality in 2014 when our first keg went out the door, and our commitment to our beer, our community and our dream continues to grow stronger every day.”
Mountain State Brewery, (Thomas, WV)
Mountain State Brewery is one of the state’s oldest distributing microbreweries and taprooms. Business partners Brian and Willie source the water for their brews straight off the mountain above Thomas, West Virginia. They grow some of their own hops and grind their own grain. “We wanted to make a space where you feel like you’re drinking beer in your best friend’s basement,” says Brian. The company now has taprooms in three locations – Thomas, Morgantown and Bridgeport.