Watershed Cafe

The Watershed Café is a sustainable restaurant in Osceola, WI featuring simple comfort food prepared with fresh, locally sourced ingredients.


Farm Fresh Suppliers

We are so fortunate to work with local communities and communities around the world who are committed to the Earth and its sustainability. This page is dedicated to our partners that provide us with the fresh, homegrown ingredients that are the flavors of The Watershed Café.

“The Watershed Café is what it is because of the farmers and ranchers and gardeners and cheesemakers and bakers and piemakers and 'movers and shakers' and 'dreamers of dreams' for a better world.” – Customer of The Watershed Cafe


Meat

Click on the title or the photo to read an in-depth article about the sustainable practices of Peterson Limousin Beef

Click on the title or the photo to read an in-depth article about the sustainable practices of Peterson Limousin Beef

Peterson Limousin Beef

Peterson Limousin Beef is a family owned and operated farm in the St. Croix River Valley near Osceola, WI that practices pasture-raised cattle farming. This was our first farm interview, and we talked with Andy Peterson of Peterson Limousin Beef about the farm's sustainable practices. See the full news article here. To visit Peterson Limousin Beef's website, click here.

Photography by Kelsea Fehlen http://www.kelseafehlen.com


Vegetables

Click on the title or the photo to read an in-depth article about the sustainable practices of Common Harvest Farm

Click on the title or the photo to read an in-depth article about the sustainable practices of Common Harvest Farm

Common Harvest Farm

Common Harvest Farm is a sustainable CSA farm set on 40 acres of diverse and fertile land in the St. Croix River Valley near Osceola, WI. This was our second on-location interview with our local farmers, and we walked through the details of CSA farming while Margaret Pennings and Dan Guenthner share their incredible journey of building a fruitful, small-scale produce farm. To visit Common Harvest Farm's website, click here. See our news article here.

Photography by Kelsea Fehlen http://www.kelseafehlen.com/

 
Click on the title or the photo to read an in-depth article about the sustainable practices of Foxtail Farm - Winter CSA

Click on the title or the photo to read an in-depth article about the sustainable practices of Foxtail Farm - Winter CSA

Foxtail Farm - Winter CSA

Foxtail Farm is a CSA located in Osceola, WI with a focus on providing fresh produce during cold weather months through their Winter CSA. In our third on-location interview, we talked with Chris and Paul Burkhouse about their "Morganic" farming philosophy and the details of growing produce in the winter in the Upper Midwest. See our news article here. To visit Foxtail Farm's website, click here.

Photography Kelsea Fehlen http://www.kelseafehlen.com/


Dairy

Click on the title or the photo to read an in-depth article about the sustainable practices of Crystal Ball Farms Organic Dairy

Click on the title or the photo to read an in-depth article about the sustainable practices of Crystal Ball Farms Organic Dairy

Crystal Ball Farms

Crystal Ball Farms Organic Dairy is a family-owned and operated, organic dairy farm located along the St. Croix River in Osceola, WI. In our fourth on-location interview, we gained an inside look at life on the farm, as owner Troy DeRosier and manager Jessi Fouks walked us through the details of pasture-raised dairy cattle and processing organic dairy products on the sustainable farm. See the news article here.

 

The Wedge and Wheel

A premier artisan cheese shop and euro-bistro in Stillwater, MN with a wide selection of cheese and salumi, cut to your order. Also featuring dining including wines, beers, ciders and other beverage selections. For more information, click here.


Bread

Franklin Street Bakery

Franklin Street Bakery is a wholesale bakery located in Minneapolis, MN. Franklin Street Bakery provides us with hearty, robust breads and brioche rolls for our sandwiches, toast, and burgers.


Honey & Maple Syrup

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The Beez Kneez

Established in 2010, The Beez Kneez is a honey production, delivery, beekeeper support, and advocay organization. Owned and operated by Kristy Allen, she keeps bees, delivers raw local honey by bicycle, educates beekeepers, and sells supplies. For more information about The Beez Kneez organic honey, click here.

 

 

Skinny Jake's Fat Honey

Skinny Jake's Fat Honey was founded in 2012. The organic honey is collected from hives on rooftops and in backyards from urban areas in NE Minneapolis. For more information, click here.

 

Anderson's Maple Syrup

Anderson's Maple Syrup, located in Cumberland, WI, is family owned and operated. The family produces high quality, pure maple syrup. For more information, click here.


Coffee, Tea
& Beverages

Roastery 7

Roastery 7 is a Minnesota-based coffee roaster and wholesaler with an ecological mission to support fair trade, restore rain forests, and reduce its carbon footprint. In our fifth on-location interview, we met with Alan Krohnke, co-owner and co-founder of Roastery 7, who walked us through the details of sustainable coffee production.  To read the in-depth article, click here.

 

White Lion Tea

White Lion Tea is a woman-owned company with a focus on high quality teas and social justice. The company's Pride Mission supports young women in Kenya,  providing scholarships and education to the girls in the villages where the tea and coffee is grown. For more information, click here.


Restaurant Supplier

Upper Lakes Foods - Fall Food Show

Upper Lake Foods

Upper Lakes Foods (ULF) is a small, family-owned and operated restaurant supplier focusing on connecting restaurants with local, regional, and sustainable food producers. Through their Natural Marketplace, they offer sustainable supply distribution with natural, organic, and whole foods. For more information about our fun food show experience with ULF, click here. For more information about ULF, click here.

CONTACT US 

Phone: 715.294.2638
Email:
 thewatershedcafe@gmail.com

 

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ADDRESS

 99 North Cascade St
Osceola, WI
54020

 

HOURS

Mon- Closed
Tue - Wed 8AM - 4PM
Thu - Sat 8AM -8PM
Sun 9AM - 2PM