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Shagbark Hickory Nut

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The Shagbark Hickory is a large deciduous tree that reaches 40 meters in height and can live for 200 years. The nuts are gathered in the fall in the eastern US, from Maine to eastern Texas. Though the trees are seldom grown commercially, their nuts are edible and are championed by those who know the taste personally. The flavor of the nut is sweet and very rich with no trace of bitterness. Besides the nuts, hickory is also a highly coveted wood used in wood-burning stoves because of its high caloric content and smoky flavor; these characteristics also make the wood preferred for smoke-curing meats. The Shagbark is generally found at local farmers markets in Madison, Wisconsin.

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WitnessTree Land & Livestock

  Gerald, MO

We are a small family farm focusing on rare and heritage breeds of livestock and poultry and heirloom seeds. We also utilize some animal-powered farming methods, and are proponents of farming "the old way". We grow most of what we eat and strive to be more sustainable as we go along. (more...)


Weeks Farm

  Waynesboro, TN

We have 1 acre of U-Pick Blueberries. We stared picking blueberries June 7.(more...)


WOJOCO Ranch

  Cairo, WV

Currently we are operating a small produce farm. Our items include various types of beans, tomatoes, peppers, lettuce,cabbage....We also are beginning to produce Shiitake Mushrooms and are wanting to sell them locally when the are available and fresh. Our property also produces blackberries, raspberries, wine berries and mulberries. (more...)


Vintage Quest Acres

  Madisonville, TN

Our Madisonville, East Tennessee farm produces a wide variety of fruits, vegetables, meat and eggs for families concerned about healthy nutrition. We are a small, one person run family business. We do not use any chemicals for pest and weed control nor do we use chemical fertilizers. We try to use heritage, rare and organic seeds. (more...)


Trusted Earth Farm - CSA, Catering and Wholesale

  Reedsville, WI

At Trusted Earth, our CSA features a weekly assortment of fresh, sustainable grown, seasonal vegetables and fruit with our own fresh baked goods made from local, sustainable ingredients; organic pastured eggs and culinary accompaniments from right here in Northeast Wisconsin. (more...)


Thundering Hoof Ranch LLC

  Berlin, WI

Thundering Hoof Ranch LLC is located in Green Lake County within the beautiful and gentle rolling hills. At The Ranch we have a strong tie to the land. We are working to preserve and restore habitat for wildlife by replacing once highly eroded row crop land with sustainable forage based farming, restored windbreaks, and set aside habitats. (more...)