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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Wilson Banner Ranch

  Clarkston, WA

Our landmark family heritage farm has been sustainably run and diversified for over 100 years. The orchards have many varieties dating back to the first fruit trees in the state. We believe in using environmentally friendly, scientifically proven methods of farming. (more...)


Wilderness Farms

  Bigfork, MT

We raise Berkshire Hogs and other Heritage Breed Hogs on local hay and grains. Registered with American Berkshire Association. Pork is processed using local USDA and State Inspected processors. Outstanding flavor!! Berkshire is more red like beef... not the "other white meat". No growth hormones. (more...)


Wild Opinion Ranch

  Redmond, OR    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Our small farm has grown out of a desire to bring fresh real food to people. Without the help of family or a bank for financial and moral support we decided that since we could not buy a farm we would rent land and turn it into a farm. Which is what we did. (more...)


Wild Leaf Produce

  Wilder, ID

Wild Leaf's gardens are alongside the market stand so you can watch your produce grow, see how it is raised and harvested. Children love to check out the growing produce; looking for a preying mantis or ladybugs. 99% of the produce grown on our farm is with natural and organic practices. (more...)


Weksny Acres

  kershaw, SC

Here at Weksny Acres, we grow fresh heritage produce and poultry naturally in beautiful South Carolina. We take pride in being good stewards of the fertile land that we have been blessed with, and work the land the "old-fashioned" way like our forefathers did before us. Our chickens are of heritage breeds, and are free ranged every day. (more...)


Wednesday Green Market

  Ft. Pierce, FL    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

The Wednesday Green Market is located along the Indian River Lagoon in Historic Downtown Fort Pierce every Wednesday from 12pm until 6pm. It's a tradition for residents and tourists alike with live entertainment & delicious food options! The Market of Ft. Pierce is intended to provide healthy, fresh foods and horticultural products to St. (more...)