Slate Turkey

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The Slate or Blue Slate variety is named for its color, which is solid to ashy blue over the entire body, with or without a few black flecks. It is also called the Blue or Lavender turkey. The Standard weight for a young tom is 23 pounds and 14 pounds for a young hen. Since, however, the Slate has not been selected for production attributes, including weight gain, in years, many birds may be smaller than the standard. Careful selection for good health, ability to mate naturally, and production attributes will return this variety to its former stature.

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Hurricane Farm

  Scotland, CT

Located in Scotland in the "Quiet Corner" of Connecticut, Hurricane Farm is quite diversified. Offering All Natural Heritage Breed Pork, Dry Aged Grass-Fed Beef, and Free-Range Heritage Breed Turkeys, as well as maple syrup, free range eggs, firewood, and flavored vinegars, Hurricane Farm offers something for every season of the year. (more...)


Hundred Happy Acres

  Jonesville, KY    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Our plan is simple: be stewards of the land, raise heritage breed livestock, and make everything work together. We are engaged in conservation practices such as prescribed grazing, timber stand improvements, edge feathering, habitat creation, invasive species removal and endangered species protection/cultivation. (more...)


Howell Produce and Poultry

  Mount Pleasant, UT

Howell Produce and Poultry was created when we moved from New Mexico. We wanted a small farm near relatives in Utah. We planted fruit trees and built a high tunnel. We raise rabbits, heritage turkeys, pheasants and chickens. Although we have not been at it long enough to be organically certified we raise our animals as natural as possible. (more...)


HorsePower Farm

  Guyton, GA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Homestead family farm offering heritage breed and broad breasted turkeys that are free range, pasture raised. Turkeys available for sale late October 2014. Reserve your's today as availability is limited. Also offering farm fresh, free range chicken eggs and duck eggs for sale. Call for pricing. (more...)


Havenwood Farms

  Charleston, IL

We are a small family owned farm. We sell hand-made wooden knitting needles, soaps, and shuttle-lace items such as tatted lace trims, motifs, table runners, tatted hearts for Valentine's Day, and many other pretty decorations and gift items. (more...)


Happy Hooves Organic Farm

  Martville, NY

At Happy Hooves Organic Farm we raise a variety of livestock for meat to sell directly to you including organic 100% Grass Fed & Grass Finished Beef, Humanely Raised on Pasture by Mama Cows "Rose Veal", Pastured Pork, Farm Raised Venison, Truly Free Range Turkey, Truly Free Range Chicken, and Truly Free Range Eggs , all fed NO SOY as of 2012 . (more...)