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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Red Ridge Farms

  Odessa, MO    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

We began growing produce when we discovered our children had food allergies. Several processed food ingredients were the culprit, and we started reading and researching a healthier diet for our family. Since we both had a farming and agriculture background, we chose to grow alot of our food, so we could closely control what we were eating. (more...)


Red Hot Poker Farms

  Roswell, NM

Red Hot Poker Farms is growing fruit, vegetables, heritage breed turkeys, cage-free fresh eggs and pasture raised beef - along with our four daughters. We participate in the City of Roswell Farmer's Market and we are weeks away from launching our first CSA.(more...)


Quail Hollow Farm

  Overton, NV    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Our farm is located in the beautiful Moapa Valley of Southern Nevada overlooking the scenic Valley of Fire and Red Rocks. We are about 50 miles north of Las Vegas nestled in a small agricultural community just 10 miles from the north end of Lake Mead. (more...)


Prudom Farms

  Middleport, NY

Established in 1913, Prudom Farms is a family run operation now spanning 6 generations. We work in co-operation with other local farmers to provide a large variety of local, natural grown produce. Our goal is to build the local economy, raise awareness of organic v. (more...)


Porter Community Farm

  Midland, TX    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Thanks for your interest in the farm and thanks to all the people who have supported it. The farm has been in the family for three generations and in almost continuous cotton production since the late 1920's. (more...)


Por-Bar Farms

  Homerville, OH    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Por-Bar Farms is an authentic sustainable farm offering fresh, local produce, herbs and flowers. Our year-round operation features heirloom varieties grown in raised beds within high tunnels presently on 1/2 acre of our farmstead. We strictly follow organic and eco-friendly growing practices. (more...)