Local Foodways

March 3, 2017

Local Company Offers “Preventive Health Care in a Cup”


Helena Stallings in on a mission.  The Oklahoma native moved to Manitowoc with her fiancé a year and half ago and went into business producing a delicious bone broth made exclusively with locally sourced, healthful ingredients.  “I was tired,” she says, “of businesses whose sole purpose was to make a buck.”  Instead, she set out to create a business that “stood for something,” that contributed to building a sustainable food system that delivered health-giving foods to the community.  She was dismayed to see that in spite of the number of local farms in the Manitowoc area, very little health food was locally produced, and so she set out to fill that vacuum.


Her company, Scissortail Bakery &