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Red Rock Area Made

Balers. Micro-brewed beer. Windows. Goat cheese. Dutch letters. Corn furnaces. Wine. Pulleys. Pella bologna. Trusses. Pepperoni. Adhesive tape. One-of-a-kind works of art. The Red Rock Area is noted for its variety of local products with more than 6,500 manufacturing jobs in Marion County. Whether you’re a connoisseur of art or meats, beer or tomatoes, our local growers, artists, brewers, vintners, entrepreneurs, bakers and butchers are eager to share their stories and wares with you.

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Knoxville

Hand Crafted Beers
  • Hand Crafted Beers

  • Peace Tree Brewing Company
  • 107 West Main Street
  • Knoxville
  • 641.842.2739
  • Website

Brewery Tours available.  Check out their web site for the latest releases.

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Wednesday-Friday 4 p.m.-10 p.m. Saturday 11 a.m.-10 p.m.           Sunday 1-5 p.m.

Peace Tree Brewing Company
  • Peace Tree Brewing Company

  • 107 West Main Street
  • Knoxville
  • 641.842.2739
  • Website

Peace Tree Brewing Company is Marion County's first brew pub.  The tour explains the brewing process and how crafted beers are developed.

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Tap room and brewery tours available by appointment.

Melcher-Dallas

  • Hand Breaded Pork Tenderloins

  • Northcote Meats, Inc.
  • 112 SE A Street, Melcher-Dallas
  • Melcher-Dallas
  • 641.947.2011
  • Website

You can buy our products in more than 21 establishments in Marion County.  Visit our website for details.

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Hours

Mon - Fri: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Pella

Dutch Letters
  • Dutch Letters

  • Jaarsma Bakery
  • 727 Franklin Street
  • Pella
  • 641-628-2940
  • Website

Flaky Dutch pastry and many other Dutch treats available.

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Monday-Saturday 6 a.m.-6 p.m.

  • Dutch Letters

  • Vander Ploeg Bakery
  • 711 Franklin Street
  • Pella
  • 641.628.2293
  • Website

These tempting Dutch treats are yummy.  Other Dutch treats also available.

  • Homemade Pies

  • Pella Nursery
  • 1809 Vermeer Road East
  • Pella
  • 641.628.1285
  • Fax: 641.628.1286

Apple cider and pies.

Hunting Apparel
  • Hunting Apparel

  • Pella Products
  • Pella
  • Website
  • Lace

  • Heritage Lace
  • 408 SE 9th Street
  • Pella
  • Website

Many lace designs for curtains, tables, wall hangings and other decorative spaces around your home.  Several retail stores in Pella carry Heritage Lace products.

  • Mulling Spices

  • Bisschopswijn
  • PO Box 205, Pella
  • Pella
  • Website
Pella Bologna
  • Pella Bologna

  • In't Veld Meat Market
  • 820 Main Street
  • Pella
  • Website

Pella Bologna is the premier bologna with a unique blend of spices.

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Monday - Friday 6 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday 7 a.m. - 4 p.m

Round Balers, trenchers, stump cutters, directional drills, brush chippers & more
  • Round Balers, trenchers, stump cutters, directional drills, brush chippers & more

  • 2110 Vermeer Road East
  • Pella
  • Website

Vermeer is a global company located in Pella, Iowa.  Starting with innovations in agriculture, today Vermeer builds quality products for several industries.  Their museum is located at the Global Pavilion.

Vermeer
  • Vermeer

  • 2110 Vermeer Road East
  • Pella
  • 641.621.7319
  • Website

Vermeer makes round balers, trenchers, stump cutters, directional drills, brush chippers and many other items. 

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Company tours available by advanced appointment.

Vermeer Windmill Flour
  • Vermeer Windmill Flour

  • 507 Franklin St
  • Pella
  • 641.620.9463
  • Website

Purchase flour that is ground by the Vermeer Mill.

Windows & Doors
  • Windows & Doors

  • Pella Corporation
  • 102 Main Street
  • Pella
  • Website

Pella Corporation has their corporate headquarters in Pella where the company got its start.

Pleasantville

Smokey Row Coffee
  • Smokey Row Coffee

  • 111 E. Monroe St., Pleasantville
  • 639 Franklin St., Pella
  • Pleasantville
  • 515.848.5959
  • 641.621.0008
  • Website

Coffee roasted in Pleasantville in a variety of flavors.

Rural Marion County

  • Apples

  • Williams & Sons Orchard
  • 170 County Line Road, Runnells
  • Rural Marion County
  • 515.966.2045

Apple Orchard.

  • Certified Naturally Grown Produce

  • Blue Gate Farm
  • 749 Wyoming Street, Chariton
  • Rural Marion County
  • 641.203.0758
  • Website

Chemical-free fruits & vegetables, free-range eggs, raw honey, alfalfa hay, alpaca fiber and hand spun yarn. 

Blue Gate Farm is one of seven independent family farm operations in south-central Iowa that you can tour during Farm Crawl 2014.

  • Corn furnaces, picnic trailers, fuel trailers, Harley accessory organizers

  • LDJ Manufacturing
  • 1833 HWY 163, Pella
  • Rural Marion County
  • Website
Goat Cheese
  • Goat Cheese

  • Reichert's Dairy Air
  • Rural Marion County
  • Website

You can purchase Reichert's Dairy Air cheeses  in Knoxville at Peace Tree Brewing Company, Coffee Connection and The Next Chapter, and Ulrich's Meat Market in Pella.

  • Heritage & Rare Breed Meats

  • Crooked Gap Farm
  • 1707 80th Avenue, Knoxville
  • Rural Marion County
  • 641.891.2112
  • Website

A pasture based farm raising heritage and rare breed meats that include Dexter cattle, Hereford pork, Katahdin sheep, and Naked Neck Poulet Rouge chicken.

Included in south-central Iowa's Farm Crawl 2014.

  • Honey and Bees Wax Products

  • Blue Gate Farm
  • 749 Wyoming Street, Chariton
  • Rural Marion County
  • 641.203.0758
  • Website

Chemical-free fruits & vegetables, free-range eggs, raw honey, alfalfa hay, alpaca fiber and hand spun yarn.

You can visit Blue Gate Farm during Farm Crawl 2014.   

  • Honey and Bees Wax Products

  • Wee Bee Apiary & Farm
  • 1554 135th Place, Knoxville
  • Rural Marion County
  • 641.842.2112

Raw honey products and farm fresh produce. Also consider Wee Bee for your honey bee supply and bee removal needs.

Wine
  • Wine

  • Grape Escape Winery
  • 1185 40th Place, Pleasantville
  • Rural Marion County
  • 515.848.3094
  • Website

Locally made wines.

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Hours

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from Noon to 7 p.m.
and by appointment.

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