During the economic recession, many manufacturers laid off workers and moved operations overseas. Despite those pressures, Ellery McCardle highlights local businesses who are committed to keeping jobs local and making their products in Southeast Minnesota and North Iowa.

Companies who are proud their products are “Made in the Midwest.”

Made in the Midwest: Daisy Blue Naturals

Daisy Blue Naturals is a local company specializing in soaps and lotions, made all natural.