Meet our Friends & Farmers
Barnhill Orchards is a family-run operation established in 1980. Since that time, Barnhill Orchards has expanded to become one of the area's top producing quality vegetable suppliers to local friends, community neighbors, and folks from surrounding towns. Barnhill Orchards’ practices sustainable farming techniques, utilizing nature and best practices to raise produce, growing farm fresh vegetables, fruits, and nuts. All of the produce is hand-picked and hand-sorted to ensure only the very best quality produce goes to their customers.
New South Coop.
New South Cooperative is a coop. for over 100 local farms, giving farmers access to shared infrastructure and equipment, plus a network of other farms stewards of the land, and that’s why all of their farms are Certified Organic or Certified Naturally Grown. With technical skill, care for the earth, and dedication to the highest standards of production, New South Coop. grows quality produce all year long, right here in Arkansas. Together, they provide Arkansas-grown produce to local restaurants and retailers as well as Arkansas communities through their Community-Supported Agriculture (CSA) program. New South Coop consists of experienced and beginning farmers alike, with a shared goal of helping others transition to organic agriculture. Together, they work towards a new type of agriculture that promotes rural livelihoods and protects the health of our land and communities.
Heifer Urban Farm
The Urban Farm is a three-acre, mullti-purpose garden located behind Heifer headquarters in Little Rock, Ark. less than a mile from @ The Corner. Created as part of their vision to actively engage in the local community, the Urban Farm has grown from a small community garden into an operation the serves several Arkansas food networks.
When you visit the farm, you can meet alpacas, chickens, goats, pigs and more while learning about how animals like them are helping families overcome hunger and poverty. You can also take a walk through the garden and see for yourself how Heifer applies eco-friendly agricultural practices in the field, take part in informative trainings, and support food systems in Arkansas by contributing to the Urban Farm.
K-Bee Honey Farms
K-Bee Honey farm of Sherwood, Arkansas produces raw honey, creamed honey, comb honey, and naturally-flavored honey. Pictured here is Larry. He’s our bee man. We not only create granola and dishes with his honey but we also sell it @ The Corner.
Arkansas Natural Produce
For over twenty years, Arkansas Natural Produce (ANP) has been producing high quality, fresh produce in Hot Springs County, Arkansas. All their crops are grown using organic practices - without the use of chemical fertilizers, pesticides, or preservatives and are harvested with care fresh to order. ANP takes pride in exceptional quality and consistent service - delivering year-round to local markets in Little Rock and Hot Springs.
Southern Natural Farms
Southern Natural Farms is made up of several Tennessee family farms who are focused on producing premium beef.
Southern Natural Farms partners with family farms who share the highest sincerity for animal welfare and who eagerly practice environmentally sound farming methods. Their meat quality begins on the farm where farmers are focused on breed leading angus beef carefully selected from across the country. Their method of data collecting provides insight to farmers on how to improve their herd’s performance year after year, constantly striving to produce the most flavorful and tender meats. Every aspect of their food production process is controlled in house from overseeing their strict growing standards for all of their partner farms to transporting those animals to their USDA inspected, company owned processing facility, to shipment. Having this control enables Southern Natural Farms to offer the highest level of food safety and product consistency along with the end consumers’ assurance of knowing exactly which family farm their products came from.
Boulevard Bread Company
Boulevard Bread Company is a local bakery less than a mile from us. Their goal is to serve the community by creating excellent handcrafted foods and baked items while providing unique goods. Their guiding principles include: Create an atmosphere that promotes community; Craft the highest quality food items in house from the highest quality ingredients available; Cultivate relationships with local farmers, artisans, and vendors; Create, master, and maintain systems that guide and develop employees to ensure their success; Be environmentally conscious by recycling and using “green” products when available; & Provide outstanding customer service.
Brown Chicken Brown Sow
Healthy, happy pigs that are humanely raised outdoors in Mountain Home, Arkansas as nature intended without the use of hormones or daily antibiotics.
Ralston Family Farms
The Ralston family has been farming for over ten generations focusing on sustainability. They grow, harvest and mill artisanal and traditional rice.