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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Totten Family Farm / Heritage Valley

  Long Valley, NJ

Totten Family Farm, LLC / Hemlock Hills Nursery was established in 2002. It is a beautiful 80 acre preserved farm in an area called Schooley's Mountain in Long Valley NJ. We produce a vast array of Certified Naturally Grown products with emphasis on heritage and heirloom breeds. (more...)


Thorn Acres

  Muscotah, KS

Thorn Acres is ran by myself (Lori), husband (Mike) and our 3 children. We started our farm as a 4-H project and it turned into our life. We raise nubian goats for milk, cheese and sometimes meat. Thorn Acres got it's name from our first born buck to Rose our first nubian doe. (more...)


Thistle Byre Farm

  Delphi, IN

Check out the farm pictures on face book..... We will not up date Local Harvest after this year due to costs ...check out face book for daily farm updates and useful information.....Our website is in the process of being updated...so face book is most accurate now....We are also on LinkedIn.. Eat clean and healthy food! (more...)


The Farmer's Wife

  Bessemer, PA

Located on the Ohio-Pa border, our 100 acre farm has been in the family for generations. Our heritage breeds are naturally-raised on organic pastures. The animals are fed only soy-free, organic grains (no hormones, medication or animal by-products), grown here on the farm plus all the green grass, clover and bugs they can eat. (more...)


The Family Farm

  Hilliard, FL    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Eggs at The Family Farm are produced from hens out on pasture and in adjoining wooded areas, rain or shine, eating bugs, fresh grass, and other 100% natural foods. We never use pesticides or chemical fertilizers. We use only certified organic feed as a supplement when needed. (more...)


The Country Life 101

  Clark, MO

We are a small family farm located in central Missouri where we grow and raise as much of our own food as possible. Each year we have gardens of heirloom fruits & vegetables including blackberries, tomatoes, strawberries, peppers, asparagus, rhubarb, mixed greens, raspberries, sweet potatoes, squash and beans. (more...)