In praise of heritage pigs

In praise of heritage pigs

I like heritage pigs.  Increasingly I’m appreciating the heritage breeds of any animal, but tonight I appreciated pigs. Yesterday morning we had -2 degrees F at sunrise.  Today it was around 32.  After drizzling and raining this evening, it’s now snowing,...
Unintended Consequences

Unintended Consequences

The last two weeks have been intense.  The weekend before and the weekend after New Years we spent advancing the cause of the farm, of Anyone Can Farm, of a handful of local folks, and of local people who needed some good meat.  We had about 15 sows to cull.  Several...