Agriculture plays an important role in the Rushford Peterson Valley Area where you will find many family farms growing crops and raising livestock, as well as dairy farms. Visit a farm or take in some fresh grown foods at the farmers market. There are also business that offer the tools and equipment you may need for your own farm or garden.
Organic farm producer and wholesale CSA products.
Raising Angus beef on our family's century farms near Hart, MN. Beef is available by the quarter, half and whole. Individual cuts of beef are also available by the pound. Call for availability any time and find us at the Rushford Peterson Valley Farmers Market during the summer months.
LeRoy and Darleen Johnson, along with three sons, three grandsons and their spouses, have built Johnson's Rolling Acres. Many people are also employed or make part of their living from this large dairy, swine and grain operation located near Peterson, MN. Johnson's Rolling Acres is a proud supporter of the Rushford Peterson Valley Community!
Small engine repair
Open year round for phone or internet sales of trees, shrubs and/or bulk flower orders. We carry a selection of deciduous and conifer trees with a quick turnaround for special orders. Bareroot orders for trees and shrubs available every spring. Rushford Urns, part of Labrador, provides floral memorial urns honoring loved ones. Real or silk arrangements placed before Memorial Day.
Lawn equipment, recreation vehicle sales & service
Grain bin construction
Metz's Hart-Land Creamery LLC was formed in August 2014 to diversify our farming operations to include all family members. Our milk is never transported or trucked—it goes directly from our cows to the creamery to you. Our cheese curds are always fresh and squeaky. Try our Artisan block cheeses and cheese spreads! Locally produced honey is also available.
Farm products, seed sales
Our convenient downtown Rushford location provides for your complete hardware needs. Also offering equipment rentals, outdoor sporting goods and supplies, bird seed and feeders, and pet food and necessities, and fishing and hunting licenses. Visit our summer garden center.
A weekly outdoor market featuring area vendors and a variety of their locally grown, raised or produced foods and handmade wares. Open June through mid-October on Wednesdays 4-6:30 pm on the east grounds of the Rushford Depot at 401 South Elm Street, Rushford.
Named for our picturesque location along State Hwy 16 in the Root River Valley of southeastern MN, Sweet 16 Farm is a family-owned and operated cut flower farm. We grow 40+ varieties of annuals, perennials, woodies, and hops. Our bouquets are available for purchase June-Sept. as made-to-order for special events, or through our flower CSA program. We host two annual farm events: Mother’s Day Weekend Starter Plant Sale and Hop Harvest Fest in August.