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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Green Button Farm

  Bahama, NC

Green Button Farm is a sustainable family farm that meets the unsatiated need for quality produce and pastured raised poultry and beef in Durham, NC. (more...)


Grass is Greener Meats and Produce

  Bremen, IN    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Grass is Greener Meats and Produce is a small family farm focused on preserving heritage breeds. Our goal is to raise superb-tasting meat animals; many of which are listed on the SlowFood USA Arc of Taste. Our pastured pork is the Red Wattle and we sell by whole, half, and individual cuts. (more...)


Grace Note Farm

  Petersham, MA

A family-owned farm based on the belief that food plants and animals thrive best within a healthy, diversified ecosystem. Healthy soil, unpolluted water, fresh air and sunshine provide us with happy chickens, perky pigs, tasty eggs, vigorous veggies and fruit, and plentiful habitat for wildlife too. (more...)


Good Life Ranch

  Liberty, KY

Good Life Ranch is a family owned and operated sustainable farm in south central Kentucky. We are Kentucky Proud certified, we use "beyond organic" techniques, and we utilize heritage breeds of livestock whenever we can. We raise all of our animals as naturally and humanely as we can. (more...)


God's Way Farms

  Midland City, AL

Please read!!!! Update: We are temporarily dealing with some Family/Estate issues that are directly attached to the farm. We ask that everyone interested send their contact info to us and we promise to notify everyone asap that normal memberships have resumed. Not offering memberships at this time. (more...)


Glasswing Ranch

  Belleville, IL    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

We supply locally produced grass-fed goat and farm fresh eggs We do not take short cuts. We do not use hormones, chemical or steroids. Our animals enjoy fresh air and sunshine. We provide the very best feed possible because we either mix it ourselves or grow our own. (more...)