Talkin’ Turkey

Have you ever had a “real” turkey?  If you’ve only had the Thanksgiving special sale turkey,  you haven’t had a “real” turkey.  This year we provided turkeys from like-minded growers on request.  One of those growers is the...
Potato Pigs

Potato Pigs

Mangalitsa pigs love potatoes.  Not as much as acorns, but more than turnips.  These are the young group of Mangalitsas.  They made a miraculously easy move (when they race ahead to go exactly where you want them, it is nothing short of a miracle!) through the yard...
Wealthy us

Wealthy us

It’s a gray, yucky day here on the farm.  We’re ready for some liquid sunshine in the form of the cod liver pills we take through the winter.  There’s a nasty cold (maybe flu?) going around, closing schools (except for those fortunate children who...
Fall

Fall

It’s safe to say fall is here.  We’ve been busy beavers.  The boys have been thinning the sparrow population.  These nuisance birds flock together in the fall–one sure sign winter is on its way.  About this time of year they begin to prefer the barn...