Students from Dan Lee’s NICC Ag classes visited Shrimptastic on October 10th and 12th. Read More
A bus load of FFA students from Waverly-Shell Rock Middle School toured Shrimptastic on September 18th. Read More
ISU Extension personnel from various NE Iowa offices toured Shrimptastic on September 15th. Read More
We had great fun at the 2017 Fayette County Fair July 25-29. Read More
We participated in the West Union Block Party at Unionland Market on Thursday, June 22. It was so great to see all the people who joined in the fun and to share our story about our locally grown shrimp!
Thanks to Tim and Colletta Harnisch at TICO Market in Elgin who invited Shrimptastic to participate in their 1st anniversary celebration on Saturday, July 16th. Read More
Turkey Valley Schools Culinary Arts Class toured Shrimptastic on May 3, 2017. Read More
Students from NICC instructor Dan Lane’s “Working with Animals” class toured Shrimptastic on March 28. They were a great group of young people interested in all aspects of agriculture.
Neil Sass and associates from the Iowa Soil Conservation Team visited Shrimptastic on March 15th.
We had a great time at the “Meet Your Local Producer” event at NewBo City Market in Cedar Rapids on Sunday, March 12th. If you live in the Cedar Rapids or Iowa City area and it’s hard to find time to drive up to Fayette, we have a great option for you! Big Boy Meats… [Read More]
We enjoyed a great evening of fabulous food & fun at Cafe’ Rose’ in Edgewood on Saturday, Feb. 25 during their special Mardi Gras event. Their delicious courses featuring our Shrimptastic shrimp included gumbo, Cajun grilled shrimp & beef tenderloin and jambalaya. SO GOOD!!
We had a great time at the annual Mid Winter Gala benefiting the Fayette Lions and the Fayette Opera House on Saturday, Feb. 4th. Miss Fayette County Megan Gavin and Miss Fayette Helena Fantz helped with auction items (including a gift basket from us at Shrimptastic, LLC) at the Gala. Tiffany Kragnes inspects our Shrimptastic… [Read More]
Cafe’ Rose’ in Edgewood, IA featured our Shrimptastic shrimp in their “ALL ABOUT SHRIMP Dinner” on January 28. John & Sharon attended this spectacular culinary event and were delighted with the menu and all the different ways that Chef Rose prepared our fantastic Shrimptastic shrimp. Read More
Shrimptastic presented to Guttenberg Rotary Members on November 17, 2016. Pictured is Sharon with a couple of Rotarians, a great group of people!
Kelly Miller, owner & chef of The Dinner Bell, a fabulous restaurant & catering business in Denver, Iowa, recently featured Shrimptastic, LLC shrimp in his Bam Bam Shrimp appetizer at the 20th anniversary event for Silos and Smokestacks. The event featured Iowa grown products including pork, beer, wine, and now our shrimp! YUM!! Check out… [Read More]
Had a great visit and tour with the ladies from The Clermont Tre Ore Ladies Study Club on Monday, October 3.
We were excited to participate in the annual northeast Iowa Food & Farm Crawl again on Sept. 17 & 18. It was so nice to visit with all those who stopped by! Drawing winners included: Julie Happel–gift basket and Scott Blasberg-UIU sports tickets. Congratulations to Julie & Scott and thank you to everyone who enjoyed the… [Read More]
Sharon was asked to speak about Shrimptastic, LLC at the Independence senior citizens center on Sept. 13th. She is shown with Brenda, coordinator at the center.
John & Sharon Orr, Shrimptastic owners, enjoyed being part of the block party at Unionland Market in West Union on August 25. Read More
For the first time in school history, Upper Iowa University Athletics was recognized by the National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) by taking home four “Best of” Awards at the annual convention. Read More