American Native Pecan

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During its potential 150-year life, each American pecan tree produces a nut that is unique in variety, making for millions of distinctive pecan nut flavors. Texas leads the nation in pecan production with an estimated 600,000 acres of trees consisting of 30,000,000 individual trees. Pecans are highly nutritious as they are sodium-free and contain upwards of 19 vitamins and minerals. As a nut with a high protein content, (18%) the pecan is listed on the USDA Food Guide pyramid as a nourishing alternative protein for people on a plant-based diet. Although not explicitly endangered, the American Native Pecan is at risk and in need of revitalization.

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SHAREcroppers Farm

  Spartanburg, SC    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

SHAREcropper's Farm is a small "farmette" in Upstate SC with naturally grown heirloom vegetables, herbs and flowers, and also fresh eggs. We have a 20 week long CSA harvest period during the spring - summer and a 10 week long fall harvest period. (more...)


S&L Family Farm

  Louisburg, NC

Since 2004 we have been producing organic vegetables, eggs, and chicken. Our chickens and heritage turkeys are free range. We supplement their diet with roasted grains such as barley, oats, and corn. We are Animal Welfare Approved, the first in our county for free range chickens. (more...)



Rose Creek Farms

  Sunset, TX

Rose Creek Farms is a "Certified Naturally Grown" 30 acre farm located in Wise County, Texas. We grow heirloom variety tomatoes as well as fresh seasonal vegetables and herbs for our local customers. We Incorporate vermiculture and natural farming techniques such as composting and animal manures for the soil ensures a quality product. (more...)


Riverdale Park Farmers Market

  Riverdale Park, MD    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Please join us from now until the end of March @ Town Center Market, 4705 Queensbury Road, Riverdale Park, MD on Thursdays from 3pm to 7pm. (more...)


Red Rosa Farm

  Spencer, IN    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Nestled in the rolling hills of Southern Indiana, our historic farm homestead is now home to over 100 beautiful alpacas as well as our naturally-tended gardens and orchards. We specialize in garlic along with a variety of other produce, all as lovingly tended as our alpaca friends. (more...)