Delaware chicken

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The Delaware Chicken is a dual purpose chicken that produces good meat and eggs.  In 1940, George Ellis originally produced this chicken calling it the Indian River Chicken.  This almost entirely white bird was once one of the most popular broiler chickens in its area.  Starting in the late 1950's, the Cornish Rock cross came to dominate the industry.  Delaware Chickens are noted for their rapid growth and fast feathering of the chicks.  The birds are calm, friendly and fast growing. Cocks grow to 8 pounds and hen to 6 po

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Rise and Shine Farms

  Fallon, NV

Rise and ShineFarms is a family-owned operated farm . We offer free range eggs. Free Range Chicken, Turkeys Ducks and Geese as well as naturally sustainably grown vegitables. Our laying hens and meat birds are raised the way nature intended, no antibiotics and allowed to roam free with fresh air and sunshine. .(more...)


Renaissance Chicken

  Sealy, TX

At Renaissance Chicken we LOVE great food! So we decided to create a place where our passion for great food could be shared with everyone. Our organically kept farm is a virtual paradise for chickens, with room to roam, plenty of fresh water, and natural food for our chickens to eat. (more...)


Reeder Farms LLC

  Easton, PA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Reeder Farms owners, Russell and Naydene Reeder, are proud of their ancestry and their ties to the farming community that has been part of Russell's family for eight plus generations. This passion is seen in the quality of the produce that is harvested from their fields each year. Growing Great taste through the generations. (more...)


Red Hott Tomatoes dba The Garry Farm

  Bowdon, GA

Our small family farm/homestead practices chemical free farming & raises vegetables,also milk & eggs year round. We sell from home as well as through market(s). We raise a variety of animals as well including ducks, geese, guineas, turkeys, chickens, rabbits, milk goats and more. (more...)


Rancho de los Proyectos

  Colton, CA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

We are now authorized to accept SNAP benefits! Welcome to Rancho de los Proyectos, Ranch of Projects, where we specialize in seasonal produce including tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, onions, garlic, herbs and citrus. We are a very small family farm with a micro-CSA. (more...)


Rainbow's End Farm

  Suffolk, VA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Rainbow's End Farm is a family owned farm in South Suffolk, Virginia. We currently offer meat from pasture raised broilers of the slower growth strains (Label Rouge varieties) as well as pastured eggs from heritage breed hens. We also raise Bourbon Red Turkey for Thanksgiving and keep Muscovy Ducks for meat and eggs. (more...)