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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Ceres & Co.

  Walkerton, IN

USDA certified organic truck farm, greenhouse and beef operation. We use biodynamic organic principles and are USDA certified organic. Located in North Central Indiana. NEW!! Grassfed beef. First butchering is complete, and frozen packaged beef is now available. Inquire about cuts. (more...)


Cedar Hill Farm

  Rice, MN

Cedar Hill Farm is located in the heart of Minnesota where our hearts are. Arts of Farming: Sustainable from and of nature: Working in balance with: A way of life: (more...)


Carraig Farm

  Ashby, MA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Carraig Farm (Carraig being Gaelic for stone) is the Leclerc homestead located in Ashby, Ma. Sustainable and organic practices are used including rotational grazing, herbal worming, vermiculture and natural composting - we would simply have it no other way. (more...)


Canvas Ranch

  Petaluma, CA

Canvas ranch is a sustainable, 125-member csa and family farm and the only local farm delivering to marin county and southern sonoma county. we grow all kinds of vegetables, some fruits, free-range eggs, herbs, and flowers without pesticides. (more...)


Bunchgrass Farm

  Christmas Valley, OR

Bunchgrass Farm is a small community of dedicated friends and family living and working toward sustainability on an off-grid solar-wind-hybrid permaculture farm in North Lake County, Oregon. (more...)


Bumblebeeacres Farm

  Harvard, IL

Bumblebee Acres Farm is a diversified 3 generation family farm. We grow wonderfully, fresh, naturally, fruit & vegetables for your table and ours. Absolutely NO pesticides and NO commercial fertilizers! Our produce is carefully handpicked the day before market (sometimes the morning of the market ) by us to ensure quality and freshness. (more...)