It is 6am and so many birds are chirping, singing, beeping, calling. Most of them have been at it since 4am. And of course the roosters have been crowing intermittently for the last few hours. Two adult roosters were adopted on the farm this week. It happens that neighbors were selling their current farm and… More Wake-up June 28, 2015
I walked around in the Mulefoot pig pen with a 9yr old boy, James, today. He sure enjoyed it. And his grandma, Julie Ann, made sure to dress him to plan to get mudded. The pigs like rubbing up against you….especially after they loll about in the mud! The big ones are good about not… More Walking with pigs, gardening
In the last two weeks we have had several litters; 2 Mangalitsa and 3 Mulefoots. Of those litters, we only lost one piglet to a “roll-over”. That’s just an absolutely outstanding rate in the world of pig raising! We’re proud of our moms. That record is mostly their doing. Good moms. But it is also… More New Piglings!