Small Scale Egg Packing

It’s still winter here but the days are getting longer, which means that the chickens are kicking the egg-laying into …

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Keep Free-Range Legal (.com)

We’ve launched another website to quarter all of the FDA-free-range-egg-nonsense: KeepFreeRangeLegal.com Please excuse it’s unfinished state. It’s just a little …

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FDA Outlaws our Eggs

Well, I’ve heard rumors of some silly new FDA regulations coming down the pipeline, and a few days ago, the …

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Meat Processors: Federal, State and Custom

A customer gives us some money, we give the customer some bacon. Sounds good, no? Mmmmmm. Bacon. If only it …

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Big pig farms sticking it to the little guys

Well, the days are getting longer, the to-do list is getting longer, and the blog posts are getting shorter.  There’s …

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Farmers Market Trailer: Part 3

As I wrote about before, we’ve been hard at work getting our farmers market trailer up and running.  It’s nearly …

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Farmers Market Trailer: Part 2

Amidst the flurry of activity that is a new farm in the beginning of spring, we have managed to get …

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Farmers Market Trailer: Part 1

Well the animals are all here now, so it’s time to get all the stuff for the farmers markets in …

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The SE Menace

So I went to this little UMN Extension workshop today, Producing and Selling Eggs and Poultry.” There were a number …

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Farm Paperwork 2

I got a big manilla envelope in the mail today from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture.  Turns out they sent …

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