Turkey Craw bean

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An heirloom from the southern states of Virginia, North Carolina, and Tennessee, the original seed is said to come from a turkey's craw brought home by a hunter who is thought to have been an African-American slave in the 1800s. The Turkey Craw bean is typically a pole bean. It is a heavy producer of 5-6 inch pods and can be used for snap or dry. The bean has a beautiful green color and is great as a fresh bean. It has deep bean flavor and is sweet, rich, buttery, and meaty in taste and texture.

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Wrocklage Run Farm

  Pleasant Plain, OH    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

WROCKLAGE RUN FARM Located on 21 beautiful acres in the Southeastern corner of Warren County, Ohio (near Pleasant Plain) Wrocklage Run Farm is family owned and operated. The farm is powered by USA made solar panels and operates on permaculture principles and ethics (Earth care/people care). (more...)


Wings of Dawn Farm

  Liberty, NC    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Wings of Dawn Farm is a small family owned and operated farm in southwest Alamance County. We are committed to being a source for healthy local food. Our fields, pastures and animals are free of chemicals. We use chickens, guinea fowl and goats to control insects and weeds. (more...)


Willows Bend Farm

  Dinwiddie, VA

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...)


The Calico Shepherdess

  Rattan, OK

Sheep and lamb shares now available! Grass fed & chemical free. Please email us for details. A limited number of fresh fleeces will also be available. We raise heritage breed sheep and chickens & heirloom fruit, vegetables, flowers, and grains. We may be adding cattle and pigs in the future, but are still researching breeds at present. (more...)


Southern Exposure Seed Exchange

  Mineral, VA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

We are a certified organic farm that specializes in growing for seed. We work mostly with heirloom and open pollinated varieties. Our seeds are available through our website and our mail-order catalog. We fill seed orders world wide. We have internships available, usually in the summer. (more...)


Smith and Son Farm

  Orient, WA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

We are a small family farm located in the Kettle River Valley near Orient, WA. Semi-retired, we enjoy growing our own food along with some excess to provide the community with fresh, quality produce at a reasonable cost to cover our expenses. (more...)