Christmas Lima bean

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Historically, gastronomic accounts date the Christmas Lima bean to the 1840s.The bean, which is often called the Chestnut Lima because of it similarity in taste to the nut, is a large, white, flat seed with maroon spots and swirls. These intricate designs remain on the bean once it is cooked. The Christmas Lima has a full-bodied, nutty, chestnut taste and the texture of baked potatoes. It is used in both its mature green state as a shelled Lima for eating fresh, freezing or canning as well as used dried, cooked into stews and casseroles. The Christmas Lima is very successful in the high desert environments of the southwest. They are hardy, heat tolerant and very productive‚??a bean known for its yield and versatilit

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Avalon Acres Farms

  Hohenwald, TN

Avalon Acres Farms is a 120-acre family owned and operated farm located in the heart of Middle Tennessee just minutes from the Natchez Trace Parkway. Joining our CSA is a way to connect directly with local farms and receive a weekly basket of farm fresh foods. (more...)


Amy's Heirloom Garden

  Aberdeen, SD

Heritage/heirloom vegetables and herbs grown on community plot for sale at local farmers' market.(more...)


Agarita Creek Farms LP

  Fredericksburg, TX

Agarita Creek Farms is a family farm owned and operated by Beverly and Thomas Carnes, who fled city life to the Texas Hill Country in 2008. (more...)


AJ Greenleaf

  Cayuga, NY

Providing the local market this sustainably grown and delicious produce, poultry and pork. Expanding long-season (20+week) vegetable CSA will start again in late April. Whole chickens available fresh around Memorial Day and several other times until early fall. Turkeys for Thanksgiving. (more...)


6:8 csa

  Salem, IL

My father has farming in his blood and my mother's green thumb goes all the way up to her elbow so it is no surprise that I love helping things to grow. I've been planting and picking for practice for a few years. With the help of my family I was excited to offer CSA subscriptions for a 22 week season in 2012 and again in 2013. (more...)