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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Poplar Ridge Farm

  Waxhaw, NC    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

The 14 year development of Poplar Ridge Farm as an organic Community Supported Agriculture farm is a unique extension of the owners personal adult lifestyles and career studies. The owners have been athletes involved in the organic food movement and advanced nutrition concepts since their teenage years! (more...)


Pony Tail Acres

  Powder Springs, GA

Pony Tail Acres is an organic and sustainable crop farm and equine facility. We've been at our Powder Springs location since September 2010 and are renovating the entire farm in an environmentally friendly manner. We currently are only offering eggs but are hoping our greenhouse will be up and running soon to prepare for the spring planting! (more...)


Pockets Full of Pansies

  Eastpoint, FL

We are a family run nursery specializing in heirloom vegetable and herb transplants. We grow many different varieties of tomatoes, peppers and herbs as well as a few unique varieties of everything else. So far we have supplied wholesale to local hardware and feed stores but we have gotten the licensing to begin a retail market. (more...)


Pleasant Valley Farm

  Tionesta, PA

Pleasant Valley Farm is a family-run farm offering seasonal, organic produce & herbs, free range & grass-fed pork, beef, lamb, turkey, chicken and eggs, and home canned products. Dan is a second generation farmer and we use the same methods Pleasant Valley Farm has been known for since 1990. (more...)


Perennial Roots

  Accomac, VA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Our project began as a homestead. We were looking to live a simpler life. As we cultivated herbs and tended our trees, we began to produce more than we could eat. We eased into selling to neighbors and friends and markets. We use no pesticides or herbicides -- we are a no-spray farm. (more...)


Patchwork City Farms

  Atlanta, GA

Patchwork City Farms (PCF) is a small multi-family owned urban farm located in the South West of Atlanta in the West End historic district. Patchwork City Farms (PCF) mission is to work with local landholders, public and private, to create a sustainable, naturally grown local food system. (more...)