Early Blood Turnip-rooted beet

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This is one of the oldest surviving varieties of table beet, originally introduced in America around 1820. The beet has very dark, violet-red flesh with striking lighter rings. The dark red flesh remains flavorful, tender and juicy even when the beets grow large. Eaten raw the beet has an apple-like, slightly astringent flavor with a rich, earthy finish. The beet is good both boiled and baked and the leaves are an excellent cooked green. It is a superb winter storage variety, keeping well in root cellar storage for 8 months or more. Variable rate of maturity may make this beet less desirable for commercial harvest (and this may explain its disappearance from seed catalogs in the latter 20th century), however this characteristic is a plus for the small farmer and home gardener.

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Totten Family Farm / Heritage Valley

  Long Valley, NJ

Totten Family Farm, LLC / Hemlock Hills Nursery was established in 2002. It is a beautiful 80 acre preserved farm in an area called Schooley's Mountain in Long Valley NJ. We produce a vast array of Certified Naturally Grown products with emphasis on heritage and heirloom breeds. (more...)


Torpland Farm

  Fox Lake, IL

We've decided to hang up our farmer hats for the a while. Thanks for your support, and keep on living locally! Torpland Farm is owned and operated by Ann and Richard Torp. We began farming in 2010 to put our commitment to healing our food system into action. In 2012, we began a new partnership with Our Garden in Volo. (more...)


Tonopah Farmers Market

  Tonopah, NV

Welcome to the Tonopah Farmers Market! The Tonopah Farmers Market is rich in tradition. This lively market is known for its farm fresh local produce, baked goods and fine hand crafted products. (more...)


Toad Hall Farm & MI Green Thumb CSA

  Emmett, MI

We are a small family run farm that strives to have better than organic practices in the raising of our food. Our goal is to offer the most natural food for our family and neighbors as an alternative to processed foods from the store. Our farm's produce is available for sale through our CSA, farmers markets and farm stand. (more...)


Tierra Madre Farm-Rare & Heirloom Fruit Trees and Vegetable Seeds

  Santa Cruz, CA

We are a small farm dedicated to the preservation and promotion of our world's crop diversity. We offer heirloom fruit trees and vegetable seeds for sale through our website and at local farmer's markets. We have hundreds of fruit and vegetable varieties in our collection that we hope to make available in the coming years. (more...)


Thundering Hoof Ranch LLC

  Berlin, WI

Thundering Hoof Ranch LLC is located in Green Lake County within the beautiful and gentle rolling hills. At The Ranch we have a strong tie to the land. We are working to preserve and restore habitat for wildlife by replacing once highly eroded row crop land with sustainable forage based farming, restored windbreaks, and set aside habitats. (more...)