Wednesday, November 13, 2013

La Coppa's Gelato


La Coppa's Gelato
Visit La Coppa's Gelato

Why Sustainable?

  • Produced less than 150 miles away from Stevens Point

The Product's Journey

Brookfield, Wisconsin to Stevens Point, Wisconsin



Where can you find La Coppa's Gelato?

  • Lower DeBot
  • DUC Food Court

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Saturday, March 16, 2013

Phil's Fresh Eggs

Visit Phil's Fresh Eggs

Why Sustainable?

  • 100% cage free, naturally fed chickens

The Product's Journey

Forreston, Illinois to Stevens Point, Wisconsin



Where can you find Phil's Fresh Eggs?

  • Lower DeBot C-Store

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Photo Credit: 19melissa68


Friday, February 8, 2013

Dawn's Foods

Visit Dawn's Foods

Why Sustainable?

  • Product produced or grown less than 100 miles away

The Product's Journey

Portage, Wisconsin to Stevens Point, Wisconsin


Where can you find Dawn's Foods?

  • Lower DeBot C-Store - Texas Caviar 

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Photo Credit: I Believe I Can Fry



Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Green Bay Cheese - DCI Cheese Company

Visit DCI Cheese Company

Why Sustainable?

  • Product Wisconsin produced - 127 miles away

The Product's Journey

Richfield, Wisconsin to Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Where can you find Green Bay Cheese?

  • Lower DeBot C-Store; Shredded Cheese

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Photo Credit: I Believe I Can Fry




Thursday, October 18, 2012

Ninepatch Chicken

Visit Ninepatch Family Farm

Why Sustainable?

  • Product grown less than 100 miles away
  • Family farm
  • Uses no herbicides, pesticides, hormones, or antibiotics

The Product's Journey

Hamburg, Wisconsin to Stevens Point, Wisconsin


Where can you find Ninepatch Chicken?

  • Upper DeBot
  • Catering

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Check out Ninepatch Farm's blog to learn more!


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Photo Credit: Thijs Van Exel

Monday, October 8, 2012

Scan and Sustain

QR Code

Quick Response Codes for a number of products on this blog are now available in The DUC food court, Homegrown Cafe, Food For Thought Cafe, Upper DeBot and Lower DeBot C-Store. Simply scan the code with your camera enabled smartphone and it will lead you to a link of the product. From there you can see why we consider the product to be sustainable, where the product came from, and view similar products.

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese

Visit Crave Brothers Farmstead Classics

Why Sustainable?

  • Product Wisconsin produced - 115 miles away
  • Produced with 100% green power

The Product's Journey

Waterloo, Wisconsin to Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Where can you find Crave Brothers cheese?

  • Catering
  • DeBot special events

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Photo Credit: Swamibu




Uplands Cheese

Visit Uplands Cheese

Why Sustainable?

  • Product Wisconsin produced - 133 miles away
  • Family-run dairy farm
  • Use milk from their grass-fed cows to make cheese

The Product's Journey

Dodgeville, Wisconsin to Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Where can you find Uplands Cheese?

  • Catering
  • DeBot special events

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Photo Credit: sc63



Monday, October 1, 2012

Heath Farms




Why Sustainable?

  • Product grown less than 100 miles away

The Product's Journey

Coloma, Wisconsin to Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Where can you find Heath Farm products?

  • Spinach and salad greens at Upper DeBot

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Photo Credit: 19melissa68





Malek Family Stewardship Farm

Visit Malek Family Stewardship Farm

Why Sustainable?

  • Product grown less than 100 miles away
  • Farm is certified organic

The Product's Journey

Rosholt, Wisconsin to Stevens Point, Wisconsin


Where can you find Malek Farm products?

  • Organic potatoes, carrots, squash, beets, etc. at Upper DeBot
  • Stevens Point Farmers' Market Saturdays, 7 am - 4 pm

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Photo Credit: Lydiat