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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Foggy Bottom-A Salmagundi Farm

  Hudson, IN

We grow a large variety of vegetables, herbs, fruits, ducks, geese, chickens, guinea fowl, dairy goats, bees/honey and the highly sought after American Black Guinea Hog. Our hogs are for both breeding and meat. The meat from the American Guinea Hog is highly sought after and is rated #1 by Slow Food International. (more...)


Elmwood Stock Farm

  Georgetown, KY    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

At Elmwood Stock Farm, our family organically farms 375 acres of prime Bluegrass farmland, selling grass-fed beef, lamb, poultry, eggs, and vegetables, through our CSA and at local Farmers Markets. (more...)


Double Oak Farm

  Columbus, IN

Double Oak Farm provides fresh local produce to Columbus, Indiana and the surrounding area. We started off selling produce and handmade products at our local farmers market in 2008 and in 2009 we offered a CSA or Produce Subscription and opened a farm store in the city of Columbus. (more...)


Double K Farms

  Clarinda, IA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Double K Farms is a small, family-run farm which is certified organic by the State of Iowa. The farm consists of two, distinct operations. The field crops, overseen by Andre, comprise the majority of the tillable land, amounting to about 30 acres. (more...)


Dane County Farmers' Market (Capitol Square)

  Madison, WI

300-member producer-only farmers' market. All items produced in Wisconsin. Open year round. See website for details.(more...)


Crispy Farms

  apopka, FL

We are a small family farm complete with cows, chickens, ducks, goats and rabbits. We operate a functional, sustainable homestead and support ourselves by selling the surplus of what we grow for ourselves. Our farm is inspected by the USDA and certified organic under the Certified Naturally Grown Program. (more...)