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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Bloomfield Organics

  Petaluma, CA

Bloomfield Organics is a family owned and operated certified organic farm nestled in the hill of western Sonoma County . We grow high quality nutrient rich produce using sustainable, environmentally friendly farming methods. (more...)


Blackberry Meadows Farm CSA

  Natrona Heights, PA

Blackberry Meadows Farm was first certified organic in 1992 and has since provided the Pittsburgh area with high quality local, fruits and vegetables, meats and eggs. Our products are available through CSA shares, East End Food Cooperative, two urban farmers markets and on farm sales. (more...)


Big Mamou Organic Farm

  Branchport, NY

Big Mamou Certified Organic Farm is located in the heart of the beautiful Finger Lakes. We raise Hereford and Angus Beef Cattle, Heritage Laying Hens, Heritage Ducks, Lamb and Pastured Meat Chickens. Our Farm Store is open SATURDAYS 10am - 4pm. (more...)


Big Blue Sky Farm

  Austin, TX

Big Blue Sky Farm was founded by Montana Stovall in 2012 after he moved back to Texas to be closer to his children. From 2010-2011, Montana operated Yokna Bottoms Farm in Oxford, MS with 87 families participating in the CSA program. For the 2013 year, We are pleased to announce our collaboration with Skinny Lane Farm in Elgin, TX. (more...)


Beyond Organic

  Twisp, WA

We began raising chickens because we wanted the most delicious and nutritious eggs possible. So we go "Beyond Organic" to a much higher standard. We chose to raise a variety of old-time, heritage breeds, rather than new "production" breeds. Our diverse little flock day-ranges, in the fresh air and sunshine, on lush, organic pasture. (more...)


Berry Creek Farm

  Blanchard, OK

Growers o'naturale. We enjoy our peaches, grapes, blackberries, strawberries and other small fruits. We have an acre vineyard of table grapes. We also have one acre of veggies, some of which are heirloom varieties, and a flock of free ranged pastured chickens (multiple breeds) all heritage breeds. (more...)