Ernst Names Mustard Seed Co. the Small Business of the Week

Senator Joni Ernst has recognized Mustard Seed Company as the Small Business of the Week. The Ottumwa-based retail store offers unique and handcrafted gifts, showcasing local talent in a warm and inviting environment. A spot where shoppers can find art pieces, pottery, candles, and other treasures, Mustard Seed Company stands out for its diverse offerings.

Owned by Jennifer Schadt, the business started in 2019 with a mission to support local artists and artisans while providing customers with a wide array of one-of-a-kind items. The cozy setting, coupled with the passion for showcasing creativity, has turned Mustard Seed Company into a beloved shopping destination in the Ottumwa community.

Senator Ernst commended the company for its commitment to the community and for being an integral part of Ottumwa’s vibrant small business scene. Mustard Seed Company’s focus on local talent and unique products has helped it carve a niche in the market, earning it recognition not only from its loyal customers but also from the broader community.

With a dedication to quality and a deep-rooted connection to the local arts scene, Mustard Seed Company serves as a testament to the entrepreneurial spirit thriving in Ottumwa. The store’s success story highlights the importance of supporting small businesses that add character and value to their communities.

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