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If you are thinking of putting pork in your freezer now is the time! Get in contact if you want a whole pig, a side, a box, or a special cut.  Find information about our pork on our order page.

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Checking the fence

One of my Sunday tasks is to walk the parameter of the pig pasture.  It is always more fun to do with company.  I thought I would take my camera along for today’s trip.  I have been planning to get a … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Pasturing Pigs

If you have meat in your diet there are a lot of benefits to choosing meat from animals that were given pasture. I stumbled upon the article “5 reasons to Switch to Pastured Pork” written by Diana Rodgers. I agree … Continue reading

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Supper time on the farm

This time of year it is hard to sit still and write an update on how things are going on the farm.  And it is always fun to catch a bit of video of the pig happenings.  So here is … Continue reading

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June on the farm

Summer is finally here. Some days it doesn’t feel like it but lush green everywhere you look is a sure give away! Much has happened this spring. Dave and I got married in May. We have lots of piglets. The … Continue reading

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Don’t delay ordering your pork

You can place your order by going to the ‘Our Pigs’ tab and clicking ‘How to order pork’ on the dropdown menu

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my presentation to the Pesticide free PEI Forum

I grew up on a farm in Springfield (near Kensington). It was truly mixed. I went off to university hoping to find an easier life than my parents had. The work wasn’t the hardest part it was the financial uncertainty … Continue reading

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Island Green by Millefiore Clarkes – NFB

Our farm is featured in Mille’s beautiful film as well as other organic farmers on PEI. Island Green by Millefiore Clarkes – NFB.

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sprouts, shoots and grasses

For many years now we have been growing sprouts, shoots and grasses.  We sell them at our booth at the Charlottetown Farmer’s Market, at the Summerside Farmer’s Market at  Crystal green farms booth, and seasonally with www.organicveggiedelivery.com.  We supply wheatgrass to … Continue reading

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Raising pigs

We have been raising pigs for several years now and we finally took the plunge and started keeping our own breeding stock. Our sows are crosses with duroc, york and berkshire and our boar is a duroc-pietrain cross. We believe … Continue reading

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