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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Middle Way Farm

  Grinnell, IA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Middle Way Farm, LLC, is a 2 acre commercial market garden located at the Grin City Collective artist residency north of Grinnell and run by Jordan Scheibel. (more...)


Middle Branch Farm

  New Boston, NH    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Middle Branch Farm is a sustainable family farm producing a wide variety of farm goods under organic management practices. Our vegetable production, hayfields and pastures are USDA certified organic by the State of NH. We also raise natural (not certified organic) grass fed beef, lamb, pastured pork and poultry and produce maple syrup.(more...)


Marshfield Farmers' Market

  Marshfield, MA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

The Marshfield Farmer's Market is sponsored by the Marshfield Agricultural & Horticultural Society. It runs year round and approximately 1/3 of the vendors are Marshfield based. (more...)


Madison City Farmers Market

  Madison, AL    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Local farmers market featuring Certified Organic, Certified Naturally Grown and conventional local produce and farm products. Each week our vendors bring the freshest local fruits, vegetables, hormone-free range-fed meats, milk, eggs, cheese, honey, homemade jellies, relishes, pies, breads and baked goods. (more...)


Lineage Farm

  Hudson, NY

Our farm is located in the Hudson Valley, between Claverack and Philmont, just 6 miles outside of Hudson. (more...)


Land's Sake

  Weston, MA

Land's Sake is a non-profit organization dedicated to sustainable land management and environmental education. One of our main missions is to farm: to raise food crops in the suburban landscape and help people connect to the land through the food they eat. Land's Sake practices ecologically responsible farming. (more...)