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A Day in the Farm Life

Farm life mostly consists of routine, and one of the most routine expectations is that something out of the ordinary is going to happen when you least expect it.  408 more words

Pastured Pork

I Like Back Fat and I Cannot Lie

Here’s a little something I’m working on…

I tried it in my slow cooker today.

I set it on high for about an hour, then back to low for 6 hours, occasionally stirring. 29 more words


Trying my Patience

I love the Marx brothers. From Duck Soup:

Sir, you try my patience!

I don’t mind if I do. You must come over and try mine sometime.

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Pastured Poultry

Pig's Feet -- Bone Broth

24 hrs from This:

To This:


Recipe from: Serious Eats

Day 1 -- Homemade Breakfast Sausage

Started with 2# of pastured ground pork and added some sage and salt and shaped and pre-cooked 10 sausage patties so that I can warm one or two up for breakfast. 8 more words


Last week, as my husband and father-in-law got the walls up on our new cozy cabin, I delivered 6 of our first pastured pork shares of the year. 874 more words

New Farmer


Pigs are herd animals.  They all have individual personalities, clear likes and dislikes.  Yet they do not like to be alone.  They will talk to each other, fight with each other even bicker for the favored sleeping position in the hut.  173 more words

Farm Life