611 Sherman Avenue East
Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
(920) 568-5000
La linea de mensajes: (920) 568-5001


In an effort to encourage Jefferson County to make healthy lifestyle changes, Fort HealthCare is providing you the resources to encourage the community to eat locally sourced, fresh foods from the ground, and leave behind the over processed, packaged foods.

Fort Atkinson, WI provides a number of different places for you to eat locally grown foods.

Farmer’s Market

fortfarmersmarketFort Atkinson Farmer’s  Market

1 S Water Street. W   Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Open: Sat mornings 8am-12pm May-Oct
Email: farmersmarket@fortchamber.com
Website: fortfarmersmarket.com, Facebook Page




wholesomeharvestWholesome Harvest

W8180 County Rd. C   Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Contact: Chris Zastrow
Phone: (920) 675-6113
Email: veggies@wholesomeharvestcsa.com
Website: wholesomeharvestcsa.com



Fruit & U-Picks

steffenscherryorchardSteffen’s Cherry Orchard

N633 McIntyre Rd.   Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Hours: Daily 7am-6pm
Phone: (920) 563-9608
Email: steffen@cni-usa.com
Website: steffenscherryorchard.com, Facebook Page




Locally Grown Meats

rockyknollranchRocky Knoll Ranch

W5190 Meske Rd.   Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Contact: Rick Mortimer
Phone: (262) 949-2153
Email: rockyknollranch.com
Website: rockyknollranch.com






Scheppert’s Acres

W7649 Scheppert Rd.   Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Phone: (920) 674-4551
Facebook Page




jonesJones Dairy Farm Retail Store

800 Jones Ave.   Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Hours: Mon-Sat 8am-5pm
Phone: (800) 635-6637
Website: jonesdairyfarm.com





 Local Markets


Poyer’s Farm Market

323 N. 4th Street   Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Phone: (920) 563-8254
Facebook Page






simplelifecountrystoreSimple Life Country Store

N2795 Ebbert Lane   Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Hours: Thu-Sun 10am-6pm, Mon-Wed: Closed – Call for group or private appointment.
Phone: (920) 563-4469
Website: simplelifecountrystore.us



School Gardens


Barrie Elementary School Garden

1000 Harriette Street   Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Phone: (920) 563-7817
Contact: Leah McKelvey & Matt Loup
Email: McKelveyL@fortschools.org  or  mattloup@gmail.com



purdyschoolgardenPurdy Elementary School Garden

719 S. Main Street   Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Phone: (920) 563-7822





Helpful Links



  • Want to start your own garden? Don’t know where to begin? Check out the Food System Initiatives link to find gardening tips as well as other information and resources regarding Wisconsin’s Food System Initiatives.
  • Visit the Wisconsin Farm 2 School site for information regarding the program and its initiatives.
  • The Eat Here Eat Well site offers news on what’s happening with the school gardens.
  • Garden leaders can find Grant Opportunities for their school or community garden here!

More Local Foods


  • Take a look at the Community Coalitions page for more information on what our partners are doing within the community to make Jefferson County a healthier place.
  • Check out Health 365 Events for a full calendar of local events and volunteer opportunities in Jefferson County.