Category Archives: Holiday

Thankful For a Farmer

In Idaho we have the opportunity to enjoy local foods year around, so why not plan your Thanksgiving meal based on local ingredients. Start your local holiday meal off with the main dish, turkey.  Vogel Farms in Kuna has holiday turkeys for sale as well as Red Star Ranch in Hazelton. You must plan ahead […]

Find Local Gifts for the Holidays

‘Tis the Season of Local Gift Giving! Choose Local, Idaho Products. Looking for that special gift idea? Consider locally grown and produced Idaho Preferred® gifts that are not only unique, but also support local agriculture and the economy. Idaho Gift Baskets It’s easy to find local gifts in Idaho! Specialty food baskets are the perfect present […]

10 Reasons To Give Thanks in Idaho

Tis the season for reflecting and thinking about what we are thankful for. We thought of endless reasons why we should be grateful for living in the Gem State. Here are our top ten. #10 – Weather Idaho has a four-climate season so we get to enjoy a little bit of all Mother Nature’s magic: […]

Last Minute Local Gifts

With only a few days left until Christmas, many of us are scrambling to find that perfect last minute gift or something special to bring to a holiday party. Out of time and ideas? Consider adding a touch of uniqueness to your procrastination present this year and give something local like a classy bottle of […]

Local Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Looking for a special gift idea? Consider locally grown and produced Idaho Preferred® gifts that are not only unique, but also support local agriculture and the economy. DIY Baskets: Specialty food baskets are the perfect gift because they can be personalized for each person on your shopping list. Create a unique basket with Idaho specialty foods including jams, […]

Support Local Nursery

Just because the weather is cooler and the leaves have fallen, doesn’t mean that all of Idaho’s beautiful nursery and forestry products are out of season. Local nurseries, greenhouses and tree farms offer plenty of horticulture for your home this winter. Using sustainable geothermal heat, Idaho nurseries offer a lovely variety of Christmas crops! Geothermal heat is the […]