Records of the wild plum date back to the 17th century, when it was used in Oregon by local American Indian tribes as a dried winter fruit. There are 26 sub-varieties of the fruit that differ in season, size, shape, and flavor. The location span of this native fruit is from Maine to Florida in the east, northward from Mexico along the eastern slope of the Rocky Mountains in the west, and along the Great Lakes region. American Plums are not commercially sold, but are found at local farmers markets when they are in season. The fruit is commonly used in jellies, jams, spreads and sauces for wild game.
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...)
Owl's Nest Plantation is a Certified Naturally Grown Farm and a full service Organic and Natural Foods Purveyor serving the general public, restaurants, retail and wholesale accounts. We offer a widely diversified selection of the finest and freshest Organic and Natural foods deliverd directly to your home or business. (more...)
Fresh From Local Family Farms To Your Family's Table! Every TUESDAY from 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm May through October 787 N. Main St., Oregon, Wisconsin, In front of Bill's Food Center. (more...)
Morning Glory Farm started in 1975 by James and Deborah Athearn, grows about 50 acres of vegetables and small fruits, here on the island of Martha's Vineyard. Small successive plantings of a wide variety of crops supply the farmstand from May through December. (more...)
The Missoula Grain and Vegetable Co. is a diversified farmscape offering several unique CSA programs to members looking for a more well-rounded source of chemical-free foods from 25-miles away! We're your local source for: nutritious whole grains (from oats to farro) pseudo-cereals like quinoa , of which we're trialing (more...)