Category Archives: Holistic Farming

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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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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Demand Grows for Hogs That Are Raised Humanely Outdoors – NYTimes.com.

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