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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Yellow Wall Farm

  Santa Cruz, CA

Yellow Wall Farm is small family farm, located in a fertile hidden valley along the San Lorenzo River in Santa Cruz. Our land has been organically farmed for many years. We sell fruit from our orchard - heirloom apples, asian pears, persimmons, peaches and pears. Our main crop is tomatoes: heirloom and dry farmed Early Girl. (more...)


Wynn's Tomato Ranch

  Prairie Grove, AR

WTR is a family farm built and worked by just the 6 of us Wynns. We are located in a historic valley near the Battle of Prairie Grove site. Once a "Viney Grove" for which it bears the name and then a heavy producer of tomatoes and strawberries in the early part of the 1900's, is now home to our "ranch". (more...)


Woodsong Hollow Farm

  Boyertown, PA

Woodsong Hollow is nestled high in the forested Oley Hills. We raise pastured chicken, Thanksgiving turkeys, grass-fed lamb, and heritage pork - the meat is really tender and delicious, and our customers tell us that the eggs are the best they have tasted! (more...)


Woodland Acres Pastured Poultry

  Woodland, WA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Woodland Acres is a small family farm located in Woodland, Wa. We seasonally raise broilers, heritage roasters and turkeys. Our poultry is moved to fresh grass twice daily and our happy birds can eat all the grass and bugs their hearts desire. All while breathing fresh country air. (more...)


Wolf Creek Family Farm

  Peculiar, MO    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Wolf Creek Family Farm is a small family farm in Peculiar, Cass County, Missouri. We offer a variety of vegetables and herbs as well as pastured pork, free range poultry and farm fresh eggs. We try hard to use natural farming methods that preserve the integrity of the land and provide wholesome, chemical-free food for our customers. (more...)


Windy Meadow Farm

  Grass Lake, MI

Small family farm offering grain fed, hormone and antibiotic free beef and pasture raised, grain finished lamb - a few at a time. Beef is for sale by the quarter, half or whole and lamb is available by the whole. We pay for the processing and you pick up at our farm. Free range eggs, home baked goods, pickles and preserves also are available.(more...)