Used by American Indians, African Americans and early European settlers, wild Persimmons are a distinctively American fruit. Although currently the greatest abundance of trees are found along the Mississippi River Valley, the native Persimmon's range extends from Connecticut to Florida, and as far west as Kansas and Texas. The fruits are a burnt orange color and often develop a bluish haze after the first frost. Wild Persimmons have a unique, succulent flesh that can be used for both savory and sweet dishes, including breads, pies, ice cream, candies and sauces.
Willow Crossing Farm is an experimental and educational organic family farm. We grow a diversity of nuts, fruit trees, vines, berries, vegetables, medicinal and culinary herbs and teas, sell nursery plants, produce eggs and honey, and host a variety of educational programs. (more...)
Features Fresh produce from local farms and value added products.We now have fresh eggs, Maryland Department of Agriculture Farmers Market Nutrition Program Participant. Most vendors accept WIC and Seniors coupons for eligable produce.(more...)
We are a family run, certified organic farm in Watsonville since 1945. We grow Olallieberries, Boysenberries, Blackberries, Loganberries, Marionberries and Raspberries in the summer. And 5 different types of pears which include Bosc pears, Warren pears and Asian pears. (more...)
Prairie's Grace Farm is located 4 miles East of Elsmore, Kansas on the wide open prairie. Our dream is to provide naturally and humanely raised beef, broiler chickens, fresh produce, free-range eggs, home-baked goods, honey and next year greenhouse plants. We are believers in living simply, frugally, and naturally. (more...)
Prairie Birthday Farm includes heirloom and wild fruit and nut trees and bushes; reconstructed tall grass prairie (as habitat for beneficial insects, amphibians, and birds; soil builder; rainwater capture), honeybees; permanent raised-bed heirloom vegetable gardens; culinary herb and edible flower gardens; as well as bramble/vine gardens. (more...)
Persimmon Pulp; Nut Wizard, Bag A Nut - yard pick up tools; Tree Seed In 1992 our family started a hulling station for Black Walnuts through Hammons Products Company. As a child and teenager I had earned money by picking up black walnuts. Our local station closed a few years earlier and we decided we had room to run the hulling station. (more...)