Summertime Potato Company, doing business as Summertime Farms®, was founded in 1974 in Des Moines, Iowa. A premier Midwest grower, packer, and shipper of potatoes, Summertime specializes in high quality red, gold, and Russet varieties. We know potatoes!
- Successfully serves retailers, wholesalers, and processors.
- Responsive with quick turnaround time.
- Ability to package in 3lb, 5lb, 10lb, 50lb & 2000lb packages.
- Third party inspections: USDA-GAP audited, Primus Food Safety audited, FDA registered, State of IA Dept of Inspections & Appeals inspected.
- Effective traceability program.
- Operate and pack 52 weeks/year.
- Extensive quality control measures-potatoes are twice graded for packaged goods.
- Food Service
- Food Banks
- LFS Supplier for IA Schools
- USDA Food Box Program (subcontractor)
- LPFA Supplier for Iowa Foods Hub
- In business since 1974.
- Vast grower list from all across the nation to help service customers all year long.
- Local sourcing during the summer.
- Located in central Iowa-the center of the nation, crossroads of America.
- Ongoing staff training to maintain compliance.
- Ability to pack various labels: custom, private, and generic.
Summertime Potato Company
2001 East Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50317