Crowder Cowpeas (Mississippi Silver Hull bean)

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The Mississippi Silver Hull bean is a variety of Crowder pea that is intimately connected with the culture of the American South. Cowpeas originated in the Niger River Basin of West Africa and were then brought to America during colonial times, at which point they became a staple food across the southeastern US. The Mississippi Silver Hull beans are large and brown with a meaty taste and a hearty texture. The peas are globular in shape and are very starchy. While this bean is not extinct, it is rare, as over 96% of the acreage of field peas is devoted to just two varieties.

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Azure Dandelion

  Alton, MO

We are a family run farm located in the Southern Missouri / Northern Arkansas area. Our area of the country is rich in heritage. People of the Ozarks are known for Folk Art and creating things out of necessity. Gardening is also something done in this area out of necessity. Our art and farm are our only means of support for our family. (more...)


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 Garden

  Charles City , VA

Amy's Garden is a family owned USDA Certified Organic farm located in Charles City, Virginia; serving Richmond and Williamsburg. Amy's Garden direct markets their specialty produce and cut flowers at local Farmers' Markets. (more...)