Fresh From the Farm — Community Supported Agriculture RSS



Over the Moon's 2022 Mother's Day Gift Guide

We have so many sweet and creative gift options this year for the Mother or Motherly figure in your life. First up, our Summer Flower CSA (16 week long subscription where you get flowers delivered right to your door all summer long). This is a fantastic gift for a Mom, Grandmother, or other important person in your life that might have it all but would appreciate the extra reminder about how much you care.  Plus you will get all the extra credit for finding such a creative gift that keeps on giving! #2 Let your mom decide exactly what she wants with an Over the Moon Gift card. This is an awesome gift for someone who might enjoy coming to see us at...

Continue reading



What Our Customers Are Saying?

"Shae and Anna are amazing farmers, and even more stellar humans! Best meat I've ever eaten and their flowers (and arrangements) brighten up our home. The cut flowers last longer than any store bought flowers I've ever purchased." -Anna V. Iowa City  "Anna and Shae are amazing. We have been getting the Meat CSA for the last several months and I can't say enough wonderful things about the quality of what is delivered to us." - Sarah D. Cedar Rapids  "We can't say enough amazing things about Over the Moon. Our first experience with them was for our Thanksgiving Turkey. It was the biggest turkey we had ever had and hands down the best tasting. We most recently tried their...

Continue reading



Announcing our Expanded Delivery Route!

BIG NEWS! After so many folks asking, we've decided to add DYERSVILLE, WINTHROP, and INDEPENDENCE to our delivery radius for 2022! Please help us spread the word by sharing our website with folks in these communities.  If you live in any of the above places we invite you to sign up for our Summer Flower CSA, Meat CSA, or to consider placing an a la carte order. We are so excited to get to know these communities and bring you and/or your family beautiful fresh cut flowers and delicious meats. https://overthemoonfarmandflowers.com

Continue reading



Why You Should Be Making Stock with Nutrient Dense Stew Hens

First of all, what is a stew hen?  Stew hens are retired egg layers, typically a few years old. In the case of our birds, they've lived their ENTIRE life free ranging outside (only sleeping in a coop at night for predator protection), eating grass, foraging, and receiving a high quality grain ration. Since these birds are older with more connective tissue, they need to be cooked in a slow cooker in order to break it down.  Because these birds have had access to such a nutrient rich diet, they are PERFECT for making an absolutely delicious stock. If you're worried about how fast you'll go through chicken stock, especially in these warmer months don't worry it's super easy to...

Continue reading



You Might Be the Perfect Fit for Over the Moon if....

Have you been trying to decide if you're a good fit for our farm community? READ THIS POST! You might be a good fit for our farm community if...... You live in Delaware, Jones, or Linn County Iowa You have a loved one in assisted living that you would love to gift weekly or bi weekly flowers to  You're a storefront or office that would enjoy a weekly bouquet You live rurally, work third shift, can't get off the farm, don't drive, or any of circumstances that make our home delivery so convent and essential for you and your family. You deserve good food and flowers too.  You love delicious, high quality meats including poultry, beef, and pork.  You want...

Continue reading