A different kind of pig, a different kind of pork! We raise two rare, heritage breeds of swine at Corva Bella. The Kunekune pig (a New Zealand heritage breed, originally kept by the Maori people), and the Meishan pig (a globally threatened Chinese heritage breed with a rich historical legacy). 392 more words
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We are ecstatic to announce the arrival of our first Meishan litter, out of God’s Blessing Farm “MooShu” (Illinois/Iowa) by God’s Blessing Farm “General Tso” (USDA/USDA). 504 more words
Heritage breed birds have an immense amount of genetically passed down skills that are a resource for poultry-raisers to utilize. From parenting skills to foraging abilities to predator evasion, a heritage breed bird outshines their industrial breed counterpart. 241 more words
Yeah that’s right. Honkies. Yay geese!
We got our American buff goslings! This was not the most economical way to get geese. We could have gone down to wilco and picked some up, and we still might (just to have a goose for Christmas) but we ordered these two because no one locally seemed to have them. 117 more words