The Buckeye chicken, appropriately developed in Ohio ("The Buckeye State") is a dual-purpose breed of chicken with a deep, lustrous red color of plumage. They have yellow legs and skin, and, thanks to their pea comb, are very cold-weather hardy. While Buckeyes adapt readily to a variety of living conditions, they do best under free-range conditions, or conditions where they have room to move around. Roosters weigh approximately nine pounds; hens weigh approximately six and a half pounds and lay medium-sized, brown eggs. They should not be confused with the similar-in-appearance Rhode Island Red.
At Nicasio Eggs, we have a hand selected flock of Heritage Breed Chickens. We have all ranges in ages, and even some Roos mixed it. They are genuine free-range birds, supplemented with organic, non-soy feed. All this good old fashioned farm living less than an hour North of San Francisco. Rare Ancona Duck Eggs also available! (more...)
New Dawn Farms is a family owned and operated Sustainable Farm, located in pristine Central Utah. We strive to farm responsibly, nurturing our soil and keeping our water and air clean by practicing organic agriculture and caring for all our animals lovingly and humanly. (more...)
Seasonal gourmet grocery that specializes in locally grown, Certified Organic & Naturally grown produce, dairy, fruits, breads & meats. Specialty plant nursery that only stocks California Natives, Antique Flowers & Certified Organic Vegetable & Herbal Plants. Seasonal fresh cut herbs & Greens. (more...)
We are recently again operational after a longer period of recovery from an industrial accident that I expected. Getting back on my feet took a while, little did I know, there is a lot of recovery after that. We have old spots hogs and expect pigs in the early spring. We are preparing to forest finish them. (more...)
2014-2015 Winter CSA Shares Are Now Available We are a family owned farm about 50 miles west of Cleveland. We raise organic vegetables and have a growing CSA program including local fruit, free range eggs, pork, beef, broiler chickens, organic grains, maple syrup and honey. Our CSA programs run year round. (more...)
Americans derive almost all of their calories from just 12 crops. Yet, botanists estimate that 10,000 edible plants exist. Our mission is to showcase some of these novel and rare crops, while at the same time offering the traditional varieties that we all know and love. (more...)