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.
Casa de la Pradera is a small farm practicing organic methods, and a bed and breakfast/farm stay on the outskirts of Fiddletown, CA that was begun the same year as our local farmers markets, in 1993. We grow a wide variety of vegetables and fruits in season and deliver locally to csa customers as well as selling at the farmers markets. (more...)
We are a small sustainable farm located on a portion of our family's original settlement from 1760. We raise heritage breed Guinea Hogs along with heritage breed chickens and a small field of pesticide/herbicide free vegetables with a focus on heirloom crops to include peas that were grown during the era of the 1800's. (more...)
Canvas ranch is a sustainable, 125-member csa and family farm and the only local farm delivering to marin county and southern sonoma county. we grow all kinds of vegetables, some fruits, free-range eggs, herbs, and flowers without pesticides. (more...)
Burge Organic Farm grows diverse and delicious varieties of fruits and vegetables year-round on 16 acres of intensively managed cropland. Our goal is to grow food that is honest, clean and of the highest quality. (more...)
We are certified organic family farm specializing in great tasting, healthy varieties of vegetables straight from the fields to your table. We believe that by simply growing great food, and selling locally, we can help to create a healthy synergy of cooperation and inspiration between the producer and the informed consumer. (more...)
We are a small organic farm in beavercreek, oregon right outside portland we specialize in rare heirloom tomatoes and squash. We sell all products from 4 breeds of poultry listed as critically endangered by the american livestock breeds conservancy. (more...)