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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Sylvan Meadows Farm

  viroqua, WI

Sylvan Meadows Farm offers 100% grass-fed Beef, 100% grass-fed Lamb and authentic pastured Pork. These are available in custom-processed bulk quantities, in sampler boxes and by the individual retail cut. We never use any hormones, antibiotics, checmical, herbicides or pesticides in raising our meats or on the farm. (more...)


Sweet Morning Farm

  Leyden, MA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

At Sweet Morning Farm we raise a wide variety of vegetables, fruits and flowers, plus chickens and ducks. Most of what we grow is sold via CSA shares or through direct sales of eggs and off season produce here at the farm. We use organic, sustainable methods and focus on growing heirloom varieties and heritage breeds. (more...)


Sweet Dog Farm

  Dyke, VA

Sales: On-farm by appt | C'ville pick-up by appt | Farmer's Market - Greene County | Pick-up in Stanardsville @ The Dance Barn Family farm raising: Laying Hens | Broilers (May - Oct) | Eggs by the dozen | Heritage Turkeys for Thanksgiving (Order EARLY!) | Naturally raised turkeys throughout the season | Seasonal Produce (more...)


Susie David's Cattle Company LLC

  Spokane, WA

Located at the base of Mt. Saint Michael, Susie David's Cattle Company maintains a small herd of Angus, Hereford and Limousin cattle which we breed to produce our great tasting, all natural lean beef. We use no hormones, antibiotics, steroids or additives in raising our cattle and we employ low stress handling methods in working our animals. (more...)


Sunshine Meadows Farm

  Ortonville, MI

We are a small, family farm utilizing ORGANIC practices in raising our food and animals. We have a mixed flock of chickens and sell brown, green, white and chocolate eggs in a mixed (not graded) dozen. (more...)


Sunnyside Farm

  Dover, PA

We raise pastured, rotationally graised meats. Eggs are available year round. Vegetables, grown chemical free in compost, are available for 26 week CSA beginning in mid-May. Chicken is available whole, fresh (never frozen) from June through November. We have turkeys available for Thanksgiving. (more...)