Nutritional Test

 Think about it...

"If you eat every day, and you spend money on food every week, why not get the biggest bang for your buck, and buy food with the greatest nutritional value."
 


Calcium for your bones, iron for your blood, potassium for your heart

 

... about Riehm Produce Farm, LLC
You know your doctor, dentist, and who cuts your hair. Now you can know the person who grows your food. At Riehm Produce Farm, you can get direct from our 330 acre farm a variety of fruits, vegetables and beef. 

No synthetic pesticides are used.  Artificial fertilizer, ground water pollution and toxic residues on food is avoided.  With interest in health, our philosophy is to not only use organic practices, but also build wonderful flavors.

We seek to put extra quality care into our soils and daily procedures. We are the only ones we know who test the mineral content of our foods. Example: calcium for your bones, iron for your blood, potassium for your heart.  To Register for next season's CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) Farm Share click here.

Know your produce... 

2007 Tomato tissue samples, different growing methods

  Hydroponics Conventional Riehm’s Organic Riehm’s Nutrition
Protein 9.3 11.5 13.5 19.9
Sulfur 0.08 0.12 0.11 0.12
Magnesium 0.10 0.11 0.10 0.14
Phosphorus 0.40 0.56 0.35 0.71
Potassium 2.67 2.8 2.78 3.43
Iron 89ppm 104ppm 98ppm 144ppm
Manganese 55ppm 53ppm 53ppm 59ppm
Copper 4ppm 4ppm 3ppm 4ppm
Zinc 13ppm 13ppm 12ppm 17ppm
Boron 25ppm 29ppm 24ppm 33ppm
Calcium 0.25 0.23 0.28 0.30