The Mayflower arrived in the US in the 1620s, bringing with it the Mayflower bean. After its initial introduction to the Americas, the bean was widely circulated among the people of the Carolina region. The Mayflower plant has short pods that hold the small, square shaped beans. The beans are a beautiful creamy color with dark-red speckles. Known for its musty flavor, the Mayflower bean is ideal for relishes, salads and salsas.
Willows Bend Farm is a family run business specializing in Heirloom Tomatoes, Open Pollinated Vegetables, Flowers for Fragrance and Attracting Butterflies and Hummingbirds, Perennials, Herbs, Hanging Baskets and Container Gardens. This year we offer produce and fresh eggs grown on our farm and from other local farms. (more...)
Wildwood Gardens is a crafting studio and small vegetable, herb, and honeybee farm nestled on the southeastern slopes of the Massanutten Mountains, in Virginia's Shenandoah Valley. (more...)
A small family farm offering certified organic seedlings, produce, poultry, and hand made items available at local farmers markets, and natural food stores. Specializing in heirloom seedlings.(more...)
We are a small diversified organic vegetable farm specializing in growing open pollinated and heirloom varities. Our interests lie in the re-distribuition of food to underserved communities as well as the remembering of seed saving for the future of food security based in regional stewardship of locally adapted plant varieties. (more...)
Family farm specializing in naturally raised beef and chevon. We also have goat milk and free range eggs available on the farm.(more...)
Thank you to all of our CSA members in 2008. It was a challenging year for us, and unfortunately, we could not continue on our farm for 2009. We have moved to oregon to be closer to family and will eventually try again to have a farm and CSA in the future. (more...)