Jersey Giant chicken

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The Black and White Jersey Giant chickens are true to their name, as they are the largest capon table birds produced in the US.  The Jersey Giant was developed in New Jersey in the 1870s by crossing several large, Asiatic breeds, to meet the demand for caponized heavy fowl.  Both the White and Black Jersey Giants produce brown to dark brown eggs even through the cold winter.  Because it takes time to grow their large frame, they have little meat until about six months.  With such a long growth period, these chickens often lose out in the industry to more rapidly growing birds. Currently, there are fewer than 5,000 breeding birds for both the Black and White Jersey Giants in the

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Wednesday Green Market

  Ft. Pierce, FL    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

The Wednesday Green Market is located along the Indian River Lagoon in Historic Downtown Fort Pierce every Wednesday from 12pm until 6pm. It's a tradition for residents and tourists alike with live entertainment & delicious food options! The Market of Ft. Pierce is intended to provide healthy, fresh foods and horticultural products to St. (more...)


W Koschara & Sons

  Mt. Morris, NY

W Koschara & Sons farming operations was first established on Long Island New York near the hamlet of Selden in 1895 by William Koschara and his wife Gersche. William emigrated to the US in 1887 from Germany. The family farm raised vegetables sold locally, trucked to NYC and as far as Connecticut. (more...)


Vertley Farms

  Chesapeake, VA

Please bare with us, we are in the process of re - organizing our growing schedule for 2014. We do raise fresh and natural meats. All goat, lamb and pork is grown to order. Our poultry is grown year round, however due to the nature of this product we only advertise a few weeks in advance of what we have. (more...)


Upstate Locally Grown Market

  Honea Path, SC

Our Market hosts 30 plus local, sustainable "growers", including artisans and bakers. Our farmers are sustainable, all-natural growers and our bakers use freshly ground, whole grains, or all-natural ingredients. There are soups, as well as pies and cheesecakes, breads, along with the staples of meat, milk, cheeses, eggs, coffee. (more...)


Treasured Haven Farm

  Rush City, MN    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

TREASURED HAVEN FARM is a Minnesota Century Farm owned by the Johnson Family and is a diverse and multifaceted farm located in the Scenic St. Croix River Valley, an easy hour drive north from the Twin Cities Metro area. (more...)


Tinstar Heritage Farm

  Sandy, UT

Tinstar Heritage Farm is a small Utah family farm. We raise registered American Miniature Jersey dairy cows and specialize in hand-raised family/homestead milk cows. We raise Navajo-Churro sheep and have lambs for sale seasonally. We sell Churro fleeces, wool, roving, and yarn. (more...)