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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MoreHart Farm

  Cedar Creek, TX

MoreHart Farm produces eggs and meat from heritage chickens raised on post oak savanna pasture. Our gardens produce peppers including cayenne and padron, heirloom and south Italian tomato varieties, okra, watermelon, potatoes, and herbs. (more...)


Maya's Farm

  Phoenix, AZ

Maya's Farm is the little mouse that roars in the Phoenix food scene. With barely 7 acres under cultivation, Maya's Farm still manages to teach Phoenix shoppers and restaurant goers how local tastes. We have booths at farmers' markets, an active CSA, and a growing school garden program. (more...)


Magney Legacy Ridge Farm

  Princeton , KY

Legacy Ridge is dedicated to providing your family a healthy source of quality food. We grow our vegetables eco-organically, providing a natural soil, free from harmful chemicals. Here at Legacy Ridge we are dedicated to providing quality antibiotic, steroid and hormone free poultry and lamb products. (more...)


Madrone Coast Farm

  Felton, CA

We are a small, family farm located in the beautiful San Lorenzo Valley, 900 feet above the city of Santa Cruz in the Santa Cruz Mountains. We provide premium quality produce for our community year round with organically-grown vegetables and fruits, as well as pasture-raised heritage breed chicken eggs. (more...)


M'Organic Meadows

  Concord, MI

Farm Share Sign Up is March 1st until May 30th. We are currently accepting new members. www.EatMIMeat.com WE OFFER A PAYMENT PLAN M'Organic Meadows Meats & Poultry is a small grass based family farm. We have been running a farm share program since 2008 and have grown to 50 shares! (more...)


Lucky George Farm

  Derby, IA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

We are a family owned and run conservancy farm in the southwest corner of Lucas County just outside of Derby. We pasture all of our animals, raising them outside in the sunshine, giving them a respectful and natural life. We believe that food should be food and not a culmination of chemicals, processes, drugs, and additives. (more...)