Old Type Rhode Island Red chicken

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The rich, reddish-black plumage and red comb of the "Old-Type" Rhode Island Red chicken is an iconic symbol of American agriculture. It is a successful dual-purpose bird, and an excellent-tempered farm chicken, with a highly productive brown egg-laying rate.  Since the 1940's, the Rhode Island Red has been selectively bred for more efficient egg production, becoming smaller, lighter colored, and less broody as a result. Of greatest conservation interest are the "Old-Type" Rhode Island Reds, which are larger, darker, and more broody. The "Old-Type" Rhode Island Red chicken has an incredibly rich flavor that is most appropriate for (and best released in) stews

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River Cottage Farm

  Rockfield, KY

We carry our own farm products as well as locally produced products from artisan farmers from Tennessee and Kentucky. All of the products available from our website are raised without chemicals and in a sustainable manner. All animal products are 100% grass fed and finished and dairy products are made with raw milk. (more...)


Renaissance Chicken

  Sealy, TX

At Renaissance Chicken we LOVE great food! So we decided to create a place where our passion for great food could be shared with everyone. Our organically kept farm is a virtual paradise for chickens, with room to roam, plenty of fresh water, and natural food for our chickens to eat. (more...)


Red Branch Farm

  Lindstrom, MN

We are a new, family-run, organic farm specializing in eggs from organic -fed, free range heritage breed hens and heirloom vegetables and herbs. We sell our produce at the Lindstrom Farmer's Market in the summer months and deliver fresh eggs all year long. (more...)


Red Acre Farm

  Cedar City, UT

We love being a small sustainable family farm in the pastoral Cedar Valley and the beautiful red dirt of southern Utah. (more...)


Rainbow Ranch Farms

  Pinon Hills, CA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Specializing in heritage breeds without the use of any corn, soy or wheat. We are G.M.O.-Free and antibiotic free, growing slow-grown, free-range, foraged poultry, pastured meat and heritage eggs as nature intended. Certified Humane and Ethical Handling! Voted #1 C.S.A. in Southern California by CBS-LA(more...)


Rainbow Acres Farm

  Nokesville, VA

Rainbow Acres Farm is a new diversified homestead, finally in the "hands-on" phase of our journey toward raising our own food, and in turn offering pasture-based, nutrient-dense food to our neighbors. After 8 years of dreaming about buying some land and starting a small farm to raise our own food, we are finally, slowly up and running. (more...)