Gilfeather Turnip

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The Gilfeather is an egg-shaped, rough-skinned root, but unlike its cousins, it has a mild taste that becomes sweet and a creamy white color after the first frost. While the hardy Gilfeather turnip does well in nearly any climate, a touch of frost contributes to its unusual taste and texture. Developed and named after John Gilfeather from Wardsboro, Vermont, this turnip is one of the state's unique contributions to cold weather agriculture. Mr. Gilfeather carefully guarded his stock to ensure that no one else could propagate the vegetable. However, some seeds slipped by and a few folks have continued to grow the Gilfeather Turnip after Mr. Gilfeather died.

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Rainbow Harvest Farms

  Greenfield, MA

Rainbow Harvest Farms is a small family farm in Greenfield, MA. We grow fruit, vegetables and berries as well as culinary and medicinal herbs. We also offer the highest quality vegetable transplants in the spring. We specialize in heirloom and unique produce varieties, while also growing many of the standard veggies that you'd expect! (more...)


Putney Farmers' Market

  Putney, VT

Open Sundays from May to October, the Putney Farmers' Market is a producers-only market selling locally raised organic and conventional produce, bedding plants, meats, cheeses, eggs, honey and maple syrup. We also feature artisan crafts and handmade goods that are purposeful, practical and beautiful. (more...)


Prudom Farms

  Middleport, NY

Established in 1913, Prudom Farms is a family run operation now spanning 6 generations. We work in co-operation with other local farmers to provide a large variety of local, natural grown produce. Our goal is to build the local economy, raise awareness of organic v. (more...)


Provider Farm

  Salem, CT

Provider Farm is located at the historic Woodbridge Farm property in Salem, Connecticut. We grow our vegetables chemical free on 14 beautiful acres of healthy, happy soil, and use our 20 acres of biodynamically managed pasture to raise our herd of heirloom cattle. (more...)


Prickly Pear Produce

  Bryans Road, MD    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Prickly Pear Produce is a specialty vegetable operation located in Southern Maryland, growing produce for direct retail through farmers' markets, restaurants, and through a customizable CSA. (more...)


No View Farm & Bakery

  Rumford, ME

We are a diversified vegetable farm with a local foods market, Gone Loco! Cafe, Bakery, 3 greenhouses and an acre market garden. We grow market vegetables, herbs, annuals, & perennials. We raise and sell seedlings and bedding plants. We have extended season crops as well and will be growing year round in 2012. Gone Loco! (more...)