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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Sycamore Spring Farm

  Frederick, MD

"A Farm in your Life", our CSA program is a HUGE hit. Our main Focus--to produce and supply the Safest, Healthiest most Nutrient Dense Foods possible-has never changed BUT we never imagined that something even Deeper & Healthier would result when Individuals and Families get a REAL old-time Homestead Family Farm back in their lives. (more...)


Sweet Acres Field Farm

  Hillsdale , MI

We are a small family farm that started with the concern for our own family. We buy only "certified organic" whole grains, which include corn, wheat, oats, & flax. Also supplemented with redmond salt, & kelp. NO soybean used ever. Also raise our own organic hay. No chemicals, antibotics, or hormones used here. (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...)


Sunkissed Organics

  La Porte, IN

Hello we are a family owned perennial and vegetable farm. We field grow everything and use organic practices to the best of our knowledge. We carry a wide variety of heirloom vegetable plants in the spring (including at least 75 varieties of heirloom tomatoes) and produce from mid- May on .... depending on the weather. Come check us out..... (more...)


Stone Quarry House

  Ithaca, NY

Stone Quarry House offers luxurious solar-powered eco-friendly lodging for visitors to Ithaca, and Omega-3 rich eggs from heritage breeds of chickens and ducks: Buff Orpington and Jersey Giant chickens; Cauyga ducks and Blue Indian Runner ducks. The chickens are hardy and calm, good layers throughout the cooler months. (more...)


Stillwater Valley Farm

  Jamestown, NY

We are greenhorn farmers in our twenties who live on a historic, falling-apart old farm. It was previously farmed by at least 4 generations of family before us, but had been out of farming use for many years before we started again. Currently, we are planting and preparing for a good season. (more...)