Cherokee Trail of Tears bean

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The Cherokee Trail of Tears bean memorializes the forced relocation of the Cherokee Indians in the mid-nineteenth century. They carried this bean throughout this infamous walk, which became the death march for thousands of Cherokees; hence the ??Trail of Tears.?? In the face of its poignantly dismal history, the shiny, jet-black seeds are used with pride in many traditional American Indian dishes. The seeds are encased in six-inch, greenish-purple pods. These small attractive beans are dried before consumed, and have a delicious rich fla

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Crescent Moon Farm

  Santa Rosa, CA

David and I grow top-quality produce with a focus on open pollinated and heirloom varieties. We are located on 1/2 acre in Rincon Valley and have added another 1/2 acre just a mile away which allows us to grow a more diverse selection of produce. Though we are not certified organic, we do grow following those principles. (more...)


Crescendo of Peace Farm

  Doyle, TN

Crescendo of Peace Farm is currently starting up in Doyle, Tennessee, which is roughly 70 miles due north of Chattanooga and 20 miles south of Cookeville, off of Highway 111, roughly between Sparta and Spencer. Our nearest town is Sparta, which is roughly six miles to our north. (more...)


Creekside Cultural Center

  Lenhartsville, PA

We have one acre of fruits and vegetables in an intimate CSA. We are offering 12 shares for the 2014 year. A share is about 3/4 of a bushel on average per week, which comfortably feeds a family of four. Paid shares are $500, payable in installments. Payment in full is due by May 15th. (more...)


Countryside Farmers' Markets

  Peninsula, OH

The Countryside Farmers' Markets showcase the bounty of NE Ohio. (more...)


Coon Rock Farm

  Hillsborough, NC    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Coon Rock Farm is a family farm providing sustainably grown garden crops and pasture raised antibiotic and hormone free chicken, eggs, pigs, beef, lamb and goat on 55 acres nestled along a bend in the Eno River just outside of Hillsborough, NC. (more...)


Colvin Family Farm

  Pikeville (serving Knoxville, Chattanooga, Franklin, Maryville, Farragut, And Crossville), TN    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Colvin family farm, is a small family owned operation located in the appalachian mountains of Bledsoe County, tn. We raise more than 50 different certified naturally grown varieties of vegetables, fruits, and herbs, marketing directly to families in our area through a csa share program, and local farmers' markets. (more...)