St. Croix Sheep

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This sheep is part of the Caribbean Hair sheep family of breeds and well adapted to heat and humidity. Found in mainland North America, the St. Croix is typically white and polled, though local variants can have different coloration or markings. It is a relatively small sheep and known for its high fertility and parasite resistance. The St. Croix landrace continues to be raised in the US Virgin Islands. St. Croix lamb meat is tender, with a sweet aroma and a delicate taste. The sheep is listed as "threatened" on the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy's Conservation Priority List.

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Yacolt Mountain Farm and Nursery LLC

  Yacolt, WA

Yacolt Mountain Farm and Nursery LLC is a diversified small scale farm which was started in 2011 by our, Caroline and Daniel Swansey, small and growing family. Both of us have been working toward a dream of owning and operating a small organic farm for many years and our dream is finally becoming a reality. (more...)


Vintage Hobby Farm

  East Troy, WI

Vintage Hobby Farm's goal is to bring back Heritage breeds into farming and to grow and provide locally and natural grown Heirloom produce to families who wish to support local farms and the community while also teaching children the important concept of family farming. (more...)


Two Thumbs Ranch

  Bellevue, MI

Two Thumbs Ranch...a centennial family farm reminiscent of long ago days when everyone grew or raised their own groceries (or had a neighbor who would share). Wendell, Ginny and Tres Stine strive to manage a wide variety of livestock using natural and sustainable practices. (more...)


Triton's Farm

  Ellensburg, WA

Triton's Farm is a small family run farm raising mostly heritage breeds, heirloom trees and vegetables. We are trying to produce to feed our animals and our animals are helping us to fertilize and to keep weeds and insect populations manageable. (more...)


The Abbey Farm

  Estacada, OR

The Abbey Farm at Delph Ridge is dedicated to local, sustainable farming practices and the myriad of social benefits that come from a community food system. Since taking ownership of our farm, we have begun the long and arduous process of revitalizing a property that was once a mixed use farm in the classic, homestead sense. (more...)


Sloans Creek Farm

  Dodd City, TX

Our family farm is located on 210 acres in Northeast Texas at the northern edge of the rolling Blackland Prairie. Our family has been involved in agriculture in Texas for over 125 years within 5 miles of our current farm. We are trying to carry on a dying tradition. (more...)