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.
The West Fork Garden Market is open the first Saturday of April at 7:30-12:00 noon until Frost and on Wednesday afternoon from 3:00 until dusk. The West Fork Garden Market members are local growers of natural and organic vegetables, meat, eggs, and cut flowers. (more...)
We have 1 acre of U-Pick Blueberries. We stared picking blueberries June 7.(more...)
The Vicksburg Farmers' Market meets at the corner of Grove and Levee Streets, in downtown Vicksburg, from June through September each year. Saturdays from 8:00-11:00 a.m. the market hosts farmers and artisans, with live music as a backdrop and planned activities for children. (more...)
Two mule farms is located on the banks of the Oostanaula river in the foothills of north georgia. We strive to raise the highest quality chemical free produce. To date we offer over 25 varities of vegtables; Lettuce, spinach, chard, onions, potatoes, beans, peas, corn, tomatoes, squash, peppers, watermelon,and cantaloupe just to name a few. (more...)
As we begin our fourth year growing vegetables for our local communities, we have decided to change the name of our farm. Please find our new local harvest listing under Jackson Lowe Vegetable Farm. We WILL have a wonderful CSA this year and all the details are on our website (www.jacksonlowevegetablefarm.com) and our new listing. Thank you!(more...)
CLOSED FOR BUSINESS AND WILL NOT REOPEN - WE suggest you contact comebackcrrek.com a quality local farm that sells at the Dallas Farmers Market(more...)