Bourbon Red Turkey
The Bourbon Red turkey, also known as the Bourbon Butternut or Kentucky Red, was named for Bourbon County, Kentucky, in the Bluegrass Region, where it originated. This large, handsome variety was developed from the Buff, an historic variety of turkey known in the Mid-Atlantic States. It resulted from stocks taken to Kentucky and selected for improved meat production and a darker red color. The American Poultry Association recognized the Bourbon Red variety in 1909, and it was ambitiously promoted. The Bourbon Red's supporters emphasized its production-oriented conformation, including a heavy breast and richly flavored meat.
The Chapel Hill Farmers Market is operated and promoted by Farmers of Orange, an organization of farmers, artisans and crafters from Orange County and the surrounding area. We are in our fifth year and growing! We are located in the parking lot of University Mall right off US 15/501. (more...)
Caveny Farm has Bourbon Red Heritage turkeys for your Thanksgiving and Holiday dinners. These tasty turkeys were the favorite farm raised turkey before the development of the double breasted varieties in the late 1940s. They are hands down the best turkey you will ever eat! Now taking orders for Thanksgiving and Christmas 2013. (more...)
We are a small farm located in Branford, FL. We are native Floridians and love the great outdoors. When we moved here we thought about raising poultry. Well, we found out about heritage breed turkeys and went from there. Our first pair were "PB" & "J", Narragansett turkeys. They are our personal favorites. (more...)
Carriage House Farms is a family-owned, 82-acre farm located approximately twenty minutes from downtown Baltimore in the Greenspring Valley just north of I-695. We raise free range laying hens on pasture for our eggs, free range cornish cross chickens on pasture for meat, and free range heritage turkeys, also on pasture. (more...)
We are a small family owned and operated farm focusing on raising heritage breeds. Livestock are raised, handled and cared for utilizing a nutritional all natural diet without antibiotics or hormones. We direct market USDA inspected pasture raised chicken and turkey on-site at the farm and at local Farmers' markets. (more...)
2011 Florida Innovative Farmers of the Year Caney Branch Farm is your source for naturally grown, hormone- and antibiotic-free grass-fed meat, eggs, and fiber. We raise heritage breeds of Belted Galloway cattle, Icelandic sheep, chickens, ducks, turkeys, and geese. (more...)