Midget White Turkey

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In the 1960s Dr. J. Robert Smyth at the University of Massachusetts, created the Midget White turkey breed to meet an anticipated demand for a small turkey‚??capable of fitting into the smaller refrigerators of an increasing number of urban dwellers and single households. Yet the market for a smaller bird did not develop as predicted and a lack of demand almost pulled this breed out of production. The survival of this breed now lies completely in the hands of private individuals. Both The meat and the eggs of the Midget White are outstanding in quality

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Healing Acres Farm

  Chesterfield, IL

At Healing Acres Farm, sustainable practices, preserving heritage breeds, education and local attention are our primary focus. We offer a large variety sustainably grown, chemical free produce, micro-greens and raise 100% grass-fed premium beef, lamb, goat, pastured pork, poultry and eggs. (more...)


Harvest Acres, LLC

  Bennett, CO

Harvest Acres is a small family farm on the eastern plains of Colorado. We produce a limited quantity of farm fresh eggs, heritage meats and raw milk through our goat herd share program.(more...)


Hall Farms CSA

  Redding/Manton, CA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Hall Farms is located in the small mountain community of Manton, Ca, and we do deliver! Owners Holly and Tom believe in good food and the satisfaction of growing it. Hall Farms offers grass fed beef, grass fed chicken, Thanksgiving turkeys, eggs and a wide variety of fruits, veggies and more. (more...)


Green Eggs Ranch

  Johnstown, OH

Small ranch specilizing in all colored eggs, and heritage breed chicks, ducks, geese, turkeys and guineas. Limited heirloom vegetables and pultry feed available from time to time.(more...)


Gooseberry Farm

  Little Sioux, IA

Fresh vegetables, eggs, honey. Broiler chickens available for on-farm pickup. Both Heritage Breed, Broad-breasted White and Midget White turkeys available in the fall. Delivery to Jane's Market in Benson each Friday during the growing season.(more...)


Goose Creek Farm

  Franklin, NC

Goose Creek Farm is a small, organic family farm in the heart of the Western North Carolina Appalachian Mountains. We raise a variety of free range, organic fed turkeys including heritage Bourbon Red turkeys and heritage Midget White turkeys. These two breeds won second and first place respectively in a blind taste test by Mother Earth News. (more...)