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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Plum Creek Farm

  Valley City, OH    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

At Plum Creek Farm you will find three generations working side by side to bring you the freshest, highest quality local foods. Our farm has been in the family over 100 years and we are dedicated to protecting our land and caring for our animals. (more...)


Phasian Farms

  Sherwood, OR

At Phasian Farms, I raise/breed heritage poultry breeds for the backyard enthusiast. These are birds raised to produce eggs, as well as for enhancement to the landscape & garden--often kept as pets. My focus is heritage & truly rare breeds as well as a few more common ones that I find companionable. (more...)


Pasture Perfection

  Harmony, MN

Fourth generation family farm, raising hogs, sheep, turkeys, chickens, and rabbits in the bright sunshine and with pure clean spring water. Coming for a visit? Tour Niagra cave and True Amish Country. Born and raised on this land.(more...)


Onyx Certified Farmers Market

  Onyx, CA

The Onyx Certified Farmers Market is open seasonally June through November seven days a week, from 8am to 6pm. It is located at 300 Doyle Ranch Road in Onyx, Kern County, California. The Market features locally grown produce, state certified local eggs, and nursery items. You will find a variety in season unlike most markets!(more...)


Oly Organics

  Olympia & Duvall, WA

Heritage Poultry, humanly raised on open pasture 2012 Product List Narraganset Turkeys Broad-Breasted Bronze Turkeys Embden Geese Guinea Fowl Heritage Chicken: Dominique, Jersey Giant, Delaware, Faverolle, Buckeye, Orpington, Welsummer, ... Eggs coming soon ;) (more...)


Old Pine Farm

  Manchester, MI

We are currently signing up for our July CSA season! Our mission is to produce great tasting, high quality, wholesome meats with only the finest ingredients- grass, certified organic/natural feed, and clean water- the way nature intended it to be. (more...)