Yellow-Meated watermelon

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The Tohono O'Odham people, who are now the watermelon's cultural stewards, originally cultivated this yellow-meated fruit. The Yellow-meated watermelon is also known as Gepi by the Tohono O??odham people and as Sikyatko by the Hopi people. Watermelons were among the most important crops to the Piman and Hopi peoples, who ate them for six months of the year in the dry Arizona climate. The large oval watermelons have mottled green skin and bright orange-yellow meat. The prolific vines sprawl in all directions and are able to survive the high summer temperatures that are common to the desert environmen

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Steve and Robert's Market

  Springfield, MO

We are a growers only market. This market has been in existence for thirty years and continues to see growth as one of the largest growers only markets in the state of Missouri. We begin our regular season in mid April and meet three times a week [Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday] through October. We begin each market day at 8:30 A.M. (more...)


Star Acre Farms

  Arvada, CO

Star Acre Farms is a small family farm in beautiful Arvada, Colorado. We grow our produce without chemicals or pesticides and specialize in heirloom varieties you won't easily find in your grocery store. We offer CSA shares and will be at the Golden Farmer's Market this summer. (more...)


StableFood

  Kelseyville, CA

Duck and chicken eggs are now available on a limited basis, please call or email for availability. We have been growing heirloom vegetables for many years. In 2012 we will be adding more varieties, we will post a new listing as soon as the seeds are germinated. (more...)


St. Fairsted Farm

  Grangerland, TX

St. Fairsted farm will be offering a wide variety of vegetables, fruits and herbs for the 2012 season. The produce is naturally grown. We are not "certified organic"; our only certification is hard work and honest sweat. (more...)


Spice Farm

  Owego, NY

At Spice Farm we use ecologically sound and sustainable practices such as rain harvesting, hand weeding, IPM, companion planting, crop rotations and compost from our own heritage breed chickens to grow carefully selected varieties of organic and often heirloom, open-pollinated seed. (more...)


Skipper Farms

  Virginia Beach, VA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

NOW Accepting new CSA members for our Summer 2014 CSA to start May 9,201.----Skipper Farms is family owned and operated offering a wide variety of naturally grown, tasty, and safe fresh fruits and vegetables. (more...)