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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Quite Contrary Garden and Homestead

  Laurel, DE

Quite Contrary Gardens is a small, naturally grown market garden specializing in heirloom and international varieties of vegetables and herbs, heritage breed poultry, free range chicken eggs, and medicinal and culinary herb plants. We use no chemical fertilizers, synthetic pesticides or antibiotics. (more...)


Purple Frog Gardens

  Whitefish, MT

We are a small sustainable market farm. We sell at farmer's markets, as well as to local grocers and restaurants. We raise about 200 laying hens. We use compost and cover crops to improve our rocky clay soil. We love to trade labor for food, knowledge, time in the dirt. Wednesdays 9-noon is volunteer/trade work day. (more...)


Pressley Mountain Farm

  Asheville, NC

We are a small family owned farm. At this time we are only selling fresh chicken eggs.(more...)


Potrero Nuevo Farm

  Half Moon Bay, CA

Potrero Nuevo Farm hopes to enrich peoples' understanding of food production and the natural world. We are committed to sustainable agriculture and fair accessibility to food, environmental education and ecological land management. (more...)


Poplar Creek Pastured Poultry

  Baltimore, OH

We are a small pastured/free range poultry farm with a focus on these heritage breeds: Delaware chickens, Bourbon Red turkeys, and Buff Ducks (What are the benefits of heritage poultry? (more...)


Plum Creek Farm

  Valley City, OH    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

At Plum Creek Farm you will find three generations working side by side to bring you the freshest, highest quality local foods. Our farm has been in the family over 100 years and we are dedicated to protecting our land and caring for our animals. (more...)