FAQ

FAQ

There are several questions that people have asked (or been too confused to ask) about the DNR Invasive Species Order declatory ruling regarding swine.   Mark is working on another video that may answer more questions, but here are some answers to Frequently Asked...
Legal Defense

Legal Defense

Mark recently posted a video explaining our pig situation with the DNR and what you can do to help.  There is also a blog entry a bit further back explaining things.  We do have a Legal Defense Fund set up to help cover the costs associated with this battle for the...
“Wild” pigs

“Wild” pigs

We learned an interesting thing recently.  The State of Michigan decided that our nice, quiet, well-behaved Mangalitsa pigs are an invasive species of hog and pose a threat to the natural environment and therefore must be removed from Michigan/destroyed.  In a...
Pastured Poultry

Pastured Poultry

The last of the chicks for this season go out on the pasture today.  Sam’s glad to clean out the clearspan building and have a week’s respite before starting the monthly winter batches.  Pastured poultry is our mainstay, but pastured meats is our overall...