Prairie Hollow Farms – Elgin, MN

Prairie Hollow was started in 1986 which is when they converted to organic dairy production and In 1998, the family garden was expanded and the first CSA shares were sold.  In 2000, a cheese plant was built and in 2005, the entire operation was moved to Elgin, MN and the process of converting the land to organic, grass-based dairy production was begun.  In 2008, vegetable production was re-established and a season extending greenhouse was added to provide fresh vegetables throughout the winter months.  Prairie Hollow Farms is run by Pam Benike and her sons, Isaiah and Jonathan, and her daughter Bethany.

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