Delaware chicken

More Information:

  • Slow Food USA
  • Map of Growers
  • Find Growers by State:

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

Showing page 21 of 34 for 204 listings

Historic Lewes Farmers Market

  Lewes, DE    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

The Historic Lewes Farmers Market is the largest producer-only farmers market in Delaware, and is located in Lewes, Delaware, "the first town in the first state." 2014 MARKET HOURS AND LOCATIONS: Open every Saturday, from May 10 through November 22 (more...)


Heirloom Country Farms

  Archer, FL

We are a small family owned and operated farm having started up in the Spring of 2006. We have free range, natural grain and grass fed, fresh home grown eggs, and pork, . We do NOT use any medicated feeds, antibiotics, commercial pesticides or commercial fertilizers. (more...)


Heaven Sent Food & Fiber

  Tahlequah, OK

Our sustainable family farm can provide you and your family with food for your table and fingers including: Weekly CSA drop off in Tahlequah. * Seasonal fresh vegetables, herbs & fruit * Honey * Free-range chicken and duck eggs * Alpaca fleece and yarn * Soft Merino fleece and yarn * Goats' milk & Honey Soaps (more...)


Haven Acres Farm

  Austin, TX

Haven Acres Farm operates organic gardens across 45 acres in SW Austin. We produce an array of fruits and vegetables for our customers. In addition to our garden offerings we raise heritage turkeys and geese for holiday tables as well as pastured raised muscovy ducks and chickens. (more...)


Happy Mtn Farm

  Pikeville, TN

We are a small family run poultry farm specializing in rare and heritage breed poultry, and farm fresh free-range chicken and duck eggs. Goose eggs available in winter and spring. We also reclaim local lumber and sell eco-friendly farm furniture & lumber.(more...)


Hanson Family Farm

  Saint Hedwig, TX

We are a small family farm in South Texas. We run a pasture based operation, raising animals as they were meant to live, and feeding them only the things they are made to eat. We don't use chemicals on our land, or antibiotics in feed, either. We have tried to focus on heritage breeds and dual purpose breeds to preserve them. (more...)