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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RS Ranch

  Lebanon, TN

RS Ranch raises and breeds pastured Paint and Quarter horses. We also grow organic flowers, herbs and vegetables to use in our hand crafted soaps that are sold on our website. We have begun to put in a vineyard to produce grapes for wine-making. (more...)


R Heritage Farm - Pasture Raised Berkshire Pork & Heritage Poultry

  Gold Bar, WA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

**WHOLE & HALF HOGS AVAILABLE NOW! LIMITED SUPPLY SO GET YOUR ORDER IN NOW!** We are a small family farm located in the Sky Valley, and we proudly specialize in raising rare heritage breed chickens, ducks, turkeys, and Berkshire hogs the good old fashioned way...roaming freely on organic pasture and woodlands. (more...)


Quaker Farm and Living Arts Centre

  Harrisville, MI

Filmed for Animal Planet , Quaker Farm was featured on the Discovery Network. Quaker Farm has specialized in pasture raised heritage breed livestock and heirloom produce since 1985. They are especially known for their pasture raised lamb and heirloom pumpkins. (more...)


Purple Frog Gardens

  Whitefish, MT

We are a small sustainable market farm. We sell at farmer's markets, as well as to local grocers and restaurants. We raise about 200 laying hens. We use compost and cover crops to improve our rocky clay soil. We love to trade labor for food, knowledge, time in the dirt. Wednesdays 9-noon is volunteer/trade work day. (more...)


Prudom Farms

  Middleport, NY

Established in 1913, Prudom Farms is a family run operation now spanning 6 generations. We work in co-operation with other local farmers to provide a large variety of local, natural grown produce. Our goal is to build the local economy, raise awareness of organic v. (more...)


Prospect Rock Permaculture

  Johnson, VT

Willow Crossing Farm is an experimental and educational organic family farm. We grow a diversity of nuts, fruit trees, vines, berries, vegetables, medicinal and culinary herbs and teas, sell nursery plants, produce eggs and honey, and host a variety of educational programs. (more...)