Hauer Pippin Apple

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During its heyday, this spicy and sweet-tasting, versatile apple was planted throughout Santa Cruz County, California and earned the nickname "Christmas Apple" because it ripened in late November and its flavor improved after a few weeks in storage. Though popular with orchardists and consumers, it lost its competitive advantage to earlier-maturing varieties when apple storage technology improved. By 2001 there were only three commercial nurseries selling it. Today, with the help of the Slow Food USA chapter in Monterey Bay, farmers are starting to plant the trees again in Santa Cruz County and the apple is making a comeback.

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Madrone Coast Farm

  Felton, CA

We are a small, family farm located in the beautiful San Lorenzo Valley, 900 feet above the city of Santa Cruz in the Santa Cruz Mountains. We provide premium quality produce for our community year round with organically-grown vegetables and fruits, as well as pasture-raised heritage breed chicken eggs. (more...)


Lemonade Springs Farm

  Watsonville, CA

Lemonade Springs Farm is an organic, young-farmer owned and operated, diverse, fully-integrated farm offering a wide variety of heirloom vegetables, herbs, fruits and flowers. We also raise chickens and ducks on pasture for meat and eggs, as well as rabbits, and offer pasture-raised pork from our heritage Berkshire and Tamworth pigs. (more...)


Jacobs Farm

  Pescadero, CA

Farming organically since 1980, Jacobs Farm grows more than sixty varieties of fresh culinary herbs, edible flowers and a wide variety of specialty vegetables. Jacobs Farm grows organic, sustainable, healthy, flavorful food. Still a family farm, Jacobs Farm has become one of the largest certified organic herb growers in the United States.(more...)


Higganum Village Farmers' Market

  Higganum, CT

Every Friday afternoon in the Heart of Higganum on the Higganum Green, from June through October, from 3:30 to 6:30 PM --Look for us on Facebook! and - on the web at: www.higganumvillagefarmersmarket.org. Also, (more...)


God's Country Grains

  Cheney, KS    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

What we feature is a wide array of old, rare heirloom grains that are struggling to show us that they have nutrition, flavor and history that is unrivaled by modern day mono-crop varieties. Grains have been hybridized and worse yet, genetically modified so that they will resist herbicides or resist disease all in the name of higher yields. (more...)


FeatherWise Farm

  Stafford Springs, CT

Featherwise Farm is a small startup farm/future sustainable community in it's first season. I am seeking community members for short term or possible long term stays. (more...)