About 8th Avenue Pasta

Meeting the Challenge... Your Source for Premium Pasta.

Our heritage stems back to Dakota Growers Pasta Company, as a grower-owned cooperative built by farmers in the early 1990s. Over 1100 third and fourth generation durum wheat farm families invested and built a state-of-the-art integrated durum mill and pasta processing facility in Carrington, ND. Production expanded over the decade, including the acquisition of our New Hope, MN facility. 8th Avenue Food & Provisions Pasta with leadership positions in private brand retail, foodservice and ingredient channels. Our entrepreneurial spirit still drives the innovative culture, business integrity and passion to bring premium quality pasta to your table.

8th Avenue is a long-term, proven supplier because we plan for your business and deliver on our commitment.

Time-Proven Product Consistency Join World-Class Customer Service.

Pasta is one of nature's purest foods. Made with No. 1 Hard Amber Durum Wheat and water, it's imperative that we start with the best ingredients. Investment in manufacturing and technology and employing people who are experts and have a passion in what they do are the other necessary ingredients to produce and market high quality pasta. Join the 8th Avenue Pasta family!

Quality pasta starts with the best durum wheat.

We are based in North Dakota, a world-renowned region that embodies the "terroir" for producing superior quality durum wheat and pasta—fertile sandy-loam soils; long, warm arid days interrupted by short cool nights and pristine aquifer sources. Our location provides us first access to the best quality durum crop each year for Continuity of Pasta Performance.

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Our pasta is a Top Performer Because of Our Pasta Products:

  • Bright Amber Color
  • Al Dente Texture
  • Nutty Wheat Aroma
  • Uniformity and Shape Retention
  • Delicious Pasta Taste
Pasta being made
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