Southern Field Peas
The term 'Southern Field Peas' refers to hundreds of different varieties of peas that are subdivided into four main groups: field peas, Crowder peas, cream peas and black-eyed peas. Originally brought to the US from the Niger River basin of West Africa, Field peas have been in the New World since colonial times. Field peas became a staple food among poor residents in the deep American south, as they are drought tolerant and easily adaptable to varying types of soils. The beans are eaten both as fresh shelled beans and dried, on the vine, for winter eating. Each variety offers a distinctive taste and color.
I raise an extensive selection of fresh seasonal produce available as CSA shares. I do NOT use any chemical fertilizers or herbicides (weed killers) in the vegetable fields, I do not plant any GMO varieties. If I use pesticides, they are listed for organic use and are used only as a last resort to save a crop. (more...)
Bray Family Farms is gearing up for the Fall Pumpkin Patch, we are going to have hay rides and other fall activities. Also the week of Halloween we are going to have a haunted hay ride, so bring the kids. Please plan on stopping by to say hello. We are trying to reconnect families of Powder Springs with it's farming heritage and the land. (more...)
Growers o'naturale. We enjoy our peaches, grapes, blackberries, strawberries and other small fruits. We have an acre vineyard of table grapes. We also have one acre of veggies, some of which are heirloom varieties, and a flock of free ranged pastured chickens (multiple breeds) all heritage breeds. (more...)
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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...)
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