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Our Philosophy

We are farmers. We have been our whole lives. We are dairy farmers and love animals from our dogs and cats to our cows and horses. We feel fortunate to have been able to live our long lives working on our own farm.

We understand farming can be a low margin business with lots of opportunity for weather, pests or other situations out of our control, to affect our profitability. We also understand how much work it is. One farmer told me he is not sure if he ever had COVID as each night his body aches from all the work.

Cowsmo could be a much more profitable business if someone else ran it. We price our products in a manner so we are fair. We do not price it so we are the same as our competition. Price often is perceived to indicate quality. The higher the price, the better the product. Our products compete very well with the high priced brands with fancy marketing in the soil where it counts.

We will make and have made mistakes, and we apologize for that. We hope you recognize we are trying our best to avoid them. We try to provide excellent service that goes beyond industry norms.

Lastly, we value our relationship with you. Many of us have grown up in this business together. We have seen the ups and downs individually or as an industry. Your lives are important to us.

John and Nettie Rosenow
Owners and Founders of Cowsmo Inc

A Product for Every Purpose

Cowsmo is open everyday from 5 am to 5 pm for your compost and potting soil needs. In these extraordinary times, planting a garden seems like the smartest thing anyone could do. Growing your own food all summer long will assure you of something good and nutritious to eat no matter what happens. Growing flowers and doing landscaping will add hours of fun. Cowsmo will help your plants grow better and it will help keep the weeds down if used as a mulch. We have a good supply of compost and potting soil on hand.

Premium Organic Potting Soil - Black Bag

Cowsmo™ Compost is our original organic compost product. It is a soil amendment which can be added to flowerbeds, gardens, and fields.

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Premium Organic Potting Soil - Green Bag

Cowsmo™ Green Potting Mix is designed for use as a seed starting media. It is meant especially for starting plants in small containers that will then be transplanted into larger containers or into the ground.

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Premium Organic Potting Soil - Blue Bag

Cowsmo™ Blue Potting Mix is designed for use in larger containers. It contains the most sand of the three mixes, which keeps nutrients throughout the soil profile, and provides good drainage for long-term potting.

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Cowsmo Premium Organic Potting Soil - Red Bag

Cowsmo™ Red Potting Mix is designed for general use, especially containers on the smaller side.

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Premium Organic Potting Soil - Orange Bag

Cowsmo™ Red Plus is our original red mix with double the perlite and fertilizer and is primarily used in starts and microgreens. It has the same ingredients as our red mix just more of them.

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