Thanks for the Turkey

The water in the scalder was heating up.  The water was on, the plucker was ready, the knives, bags and …

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Turkey Fight!

I’ll say one thing for the Turkeys, they are occasionally entertaining. Like this little fight that broke out the other …

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The Pigs: 2013

All the way back in January, it seemed to strain credulity to believe that we could sell 3 entire pigs. …

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Wrong Tool for the Job

The cold weather seems to have sounded the death knell for our cordless power tools here on the farm.  I’ve …

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The Cows: 2013

We went into our first year with pretty low expectations.  Better than having high expectations and being disappointed later, right? …

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State of the Farm: 2013

The farmers markets are over for the year, our production is winding down and the long process of getting ready …

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Free Oak Trees!

I’ve had my eye on this oak tree behind the chicken coop.  Just in the past few weeks I’ve noticed …

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Hay Season 2014

It’s that time of year again, the hay auction has started back up for the winter. Due to some construction …

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Fall Fencing

A few days back we had our first killing freeze of the fall. The garden, all but the cole-crops, promptly …

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The New Girl

I had an early morning drive up to Afton to Little Foot Farm to pickup a new pig.  This little …

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