With some advance planning, this could be the year for an organic free range turkey to appear at your Thanksgiving table. If you live in or near Cleveland, Ohio, check out these free range and organic turkey farms in your area, whether you live in or near Cleveland, Ohio. Keep in mind that there are far fewer turkeys raised in natural ways than those raised on battery farms. Therefore, finding organic turkey farms near you in Cleveland, Ohio takes a little time and research. It is well worth it, however! To make things easier, the websites of organic turkey farms near Cleveland, Ohio are provided in the list below.
Free range turkey farms near Cleveland, Ohio include Moonstruck Farm. It is located at 9874 Cleveland Road in Creston, Ohio. Besides traditional sheep breeds, this free range turkey farm near Cleveland, Ohio raises Blue Slate, Breasted Bronze and Narragansetts turkeys. You can read about this Cleveland, Ohio area farm’s approach to organic methods here.
Goatfeathers Point is a second option on the list of farms for free range turkeys near Cleveland, Ohio. ‘Goatfeathers’ is an apt name for this Cleveland, Ohio area farm which raises goats and turkeys. You can find heritage, Bourbon Red, Blue Slate, and Broad Breasted turkeys for the Thanksgiving holiday. The 2009 holiday prices for this free range turkey farm near Cleveland Ohio are $5.00 a pound for Broad Breasted and $7.00 a pound for heritage.
Since 1948, Bowman and Landes has been one of the farms for free range turkeys near Cleveland, Ohio. The turkeys are raised in the open air with sunshine and vegetable fed. No antibiotics are used on this free range turkey farm near Cleveland, Ohio.
Another option among organic turkey farms near Cleveland, Ohio is Tea Hills Organic Farm. The farm sells free-range organic turkeys near Cleveland, Ohio. The American White costs $3.00 per pound. The Heritage Bronze costs $3.50 per pound.
Verdant Pastures Farm in Sullivan sells organic free-range meat, including turkey at local farmers markets. Visit Westlake Farmer’s Market near Cleveland, Ohio to see this organic turkey farmers’ stand.
The Cleveland, Ohio area farms above sell a variety of turkey breeds, including broad breasted and heritage types. These Cleveland, Ohio area farms also rear turkey use a variety of practices including free range, certified organic and natural rearing. Visit the websites above to find out more details about rearing and breeds. With a little research and preparation, you are sure to find an organic free and/or free range turkey to make your Thanksgiving extra special this year.