Green-striped cushaw, aka Tennessee Sweet Potato Cushaw squash
Though the green-striped cushaw is technically a winter squash, it also produces a spring harvest. Found throughout the American South, the 10-20 lb squash has a yellow, slightly sweet flesh that is often substituted for pumpkin in pie recipes. It has a moist, hardy nature that stands up well in sweltering summer heat. The Cushaw is a central figure to much of southwestern Native American cooking, and is also prevalent in traditional Louisiana Creole dishes. While the green-striped cushaw is not endangered per se, it tends to be grown in small batches, often for private use, and is not widely available in retail markets.
A family operated CSA, berry and produce farm located in Wilmington, Ohio (Clinton County). We begin our home grown season in April with fresh snapped asparagus and follow with the first strawberry harvest beginning around Mothers Day and lasting through May and June where we offer both Pick Your Own and pre picked berries. (more...)
We are a farm with real horse power. A team of draft horses supply the power and fertilizer for our chemical free vegetable and fruit farm. Old fashioned farming techniques are followed in crop work and animal husbandry. We are a CSA produce grower using all-natural/organic methods. Most of our offerings are heritage or heirloom varieties. (more...)
Bear Creek Farms is in Osceola, MO. We have a retail greenhouse with loads of organic transplants for your garden, market fresh, Certified Organic Vegetables sold at Whole Foods Markets and Door to Door Organics in Kansas City, Mama Jeans Markets in Springfield and from our farm. Please call for availability.(more...)
Small vegetable farm. Some u pick is available. Wholesale and larger quantities available on most items including several varieties of hot and sweet peppers, eggplant, tomatoes, green beans, half runners, wax and pole beans, cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, pumpkins, fall items and many more(more...)
At Balanced Harvest Farm, located in Needham, Shelby County, we're offering all our produce via Hoosier Harvest Market which is a producer owned and operated type of multi farm CSA and directly from us on Saturdays at the Broad Ripple Farmers Market (June-November) Harvest of our produce traditionally begins in early June. (more...)
We are a family run farm located in the Southern Missouri / Northern Arkansas area. Our area of the country is rich in heritage. People of the Ozarks are known for Folk Art and creating things out of necessity. Gardening is also something done in this area out of necessity. Our art and farm are our only means of support for our family. (more...)