Mayhaw Jelly and Syrup
Often referred to as the "cranberry of the South", Mayhaw fruit was treasured in the Deep South for making jelly, sauces and wine. Historically, wild-growing Mayhaw trees were able to produce sufficient amounts of fruit to satisfy most local needs, but recently, many of the native stands of Mayhaw have been destroyed by land clearing for forestry and agriculture. Younger generations are unfamiliar with the fruit. Though it cannot be eaten raw because of its sour and astringent flavor, the fruit is delicious when preserved as a jelly or syrup and continues to be made by small-scale producers in Louisiana and Georgia. The Slow Food USA chapter in Atlanta, GA nominated Mayhaw Jelly and Syrup to the Ark of Taste and will be promoting its use in the region.
We are a small, family farm dedicated to hanging onto and bringing back "heritage breeds" of livestock. We use The Livestock Conservancy to assist us in selecting with breeds to keep, along with our own research. We know that the best way to save a breed from extinction is make it useful on the farm again. (more...)
Texas wild Farms in Huntsville Texas was initially a farm producing organic grown foods for the family. We have heard our freinds and community and began selling our fresh produce and canned goods such as jellies and jams at our local produce market on Hwy 19N near Riverside Texas. we thrive for freshness and quality. (more...)
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A 360 food fresh produce & edibles market open 7 Days a week year round. We are your local produce stand found on San Jose Blvd. next to Mcdnalds and Bailey gym. We offer Local Georgia and Florida produce. (more...)
Our farm consists of two growing areas, barn, goat pen, chicken roosting house, a variety of fruit trees and berry vines. We have a natural area in the back and this is where the bees live.(more...)