Speckled lettuce

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The origins of the Speckled Lettuce date back to Holland in the 17th century. From Holland, the lettuce was brought to Germany, where it was widely cultivated. Finally, in the late 1790s, the Speckled lettuce was brought to North America, first arriving in Waterloo County, Ontario. The name comes from the German ??forellenschluss,?? which means "speckled like a trout". The lettuce is a loose-leaf variety that has juicy, thick, light green leaves that are speckled with maroon quarter-inch dots. The speckled leaves have a pleasant, muddy flavor, which is similar to watercr

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Veritas Farms II

  Esopus, NY

Veritas Farms began as a heritage breed/grass fed/ organic feed meat establishment. Last season (2008) we had out first CSA and sold vegetables commercially. We strive to have a closed system. Solely using the compost that is produced from the farm as soil conditioners. Vegetables are grown and harvested following the biodynamic calender. (more...)


VanderVeen's Produce

  Schoolcraft, MI

Produce grown for optimal flavor and nutrition. No herbicides, pesticides or fungicides are used. Our mission is to grow the finest quality produce, focusing on flavor, freshness, and nutrition. We only use farming methods that will enhance the soils natural fertility, and thereby its capacity to produce healthy produce.(more...)


Urban Patchwork

  Austin, TX

Urban Patchwork Neighborhood Farms provide fresh, affordable food for Austin one neighborhood at a time. We believe community is the backbone of health, security and sustainability. (more...)


Urban Oaks Organic Farm

  New Britain, CT

We operate as a non-profit organic farm, in an urban neighborhood in New Britain, CT. We farm seasonal crops all year around. We deliver to many restaurants, caterers and schools around the state. We offer two CSA's every year (summer and winter). Our farm market is open every Friday from 2 to 6 and Saturdays 10 to 1. (more...)


Uproot Farm

  Princeton, MN    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Uproot Farm is a 30 acre vegetable farm about an hour north of the Twin Cities, between Princeton and Cambridge, MN. We offer an 18 week summer vegetable CSA as well as a 4 week fall storage share, delivered to a number of sites in the Twin Cities, Princeton, Cambridge, Blaine, and Hopkins. (more...)


Uprising Seeds and Uprising Organics Farm

  Bellingham, WA

We are a small diversified organic vegetable farm specializing in growing open pollinated and heirloom varities. Our interests lie in the re-distribuition of food to underserved communities as well as the remembering of seed saving for the future of food security based in regional stewardship of locally adapted plant varieties. (more...)