Gluten Free Pasta

New this week from Midwest Pasta Company, Gluten-Free quinoa pasta made with our happy River Hills Poultry Alliance eggs. (Midwest uses safe handling practices, but this is made in the same facility as their wheat pastas, so heads up to all you allergic folks).

We like that when you buy pasta at Fair Shares, you're supporting a local pasta maker and our one of our egg farmers. It's a win win.

Fair Shares makes eating local easy.

Tip: Clean Greens

The greens we get (particularly some of the winter spinach) can be pretty dirty. Sometimes they're pristinely clean, but still, we suggest you always wash your food! Give it an initial rinse and then remove the stems and soak the leaves in plenty of clean water. I use my salad spinner, placing the leaves in the...Read more


We are very happy to have our products included in shares through Fair Shares.  The folks at Fair Shares have set-up a great distribution schedule that works with smaller scale local farmers taking into account weekly and seasonal limitations in harvesting. The staff at Fair Shares are easy to work with, being both friendly and professional.  They have been very straightforward about their needs and those that the share members represent. We look forward to growing with Fair Shares!

Bobbi Sandwisch, Live Springs Farm, Carrollton, IL 100% Grassfed Beef, Pasture-Raised Pork, Chicken, and Eggs