Oliver Crane developed the Crane Melon in the early 1900s by crossing several varieties of melons, including a Japanese melon, a white melon, a Persian melon and an ambrosia melon among others. The Crane melon averages 4-7 pounds, is round like a soccer ball, and has a light orange flesh that is highly aromatic. The fruit is exceptionally sweet and juicy.
Unfortunately, the melon is rarely available in conventional markets, so avid followers buy Cranes from the Crane Family Melon Barn and at local farmers' markets.
We have been raising natural hogs and beef for almost 20 years selling privately. A few years ago we began growing heirloom vegetables and strange varieties not often seen in stores, noticing that the ones we did see were inferior and Expensive. (more...)
Hippychick's Gardens is a small quarter acre urban homestead located in bastrop texas. From this lovely urban garden, we sell heirloom lettuces, specialty greens, and seasonal goods. (more...)
We are a small CSA. Our produce is also sold at farmers markets in Montevideo and Marshall. We grow a wide variety of Heirloom vegetables and fruits. Our orchard has old apple varieties like Fireside, Sweet Sixteen and many more. Eggs are available all year round.(more...)
Trucking fresh produce to town since 1978, most of our farmers still live within a 10 mile radius of the Plaza. Our 2011 events are as follows: May 7 - Opening of Saturday Market June 7 - Opening of Tuesday Market July 16 - Market's 29th birthday: Brass band, birthday cake, coffee Aug. (more...)
Hawk Dance Farm is a small market farm located in the lovely rural farming community of Hillsdale, NY. Our farm is on 3 acres of beautiful land that is located between Hudson NY and Great Barrington Ma. On our land we utilize no chemicals, pesticides or herbicides in our farming practices. (more...)
Our philosophy at Green Planet is to give back to the community and the world in which we live through sustainable catering solutions. (more...)