Posts Tagged ‘ pastured pork ’

Pastured Pork

May 16, 2011
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Pastured Pork

We love farm raised meat!  We’ve been raising our own meat for several years now and it’s been such a blessing to our family.  Last year, our momma pig had 5 piglets who have now grown up and are ready to head to the butcher.  I’m so excited about this for a couple of reasons: First,…

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Growing Piglets

September 7, 2010
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Growing Piglets

The piglets are growing fast….and have tried our patience more than once since they have arrived.  All the bad manners and character traits that pigs are known for have become all the more real to us.   Don’t eat like a pig…  Your room looks like a pigsty…  He’s hogging all my toys… Pigs do not…

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Beef, Lamb and Pork Coming in the Fall

August 4, 2010
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Beef, Lamb and Pork Coming in the Fall

The boys finished up castrating the rams and pigs today.  It really amazes me how young men can work and produce when given the challenge to do so.  We are looking forward to all the beef, lamb and pork later on in the fall…and yes, we will be selling a lot of our farm raised meat.  We’ve…

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Raising Your Own Meat: Pastured Pork, Grass-fed Beef and Lamb

May 17, 2010
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Raising Your Own Meat:  Pastured Pork, Grass-fed Beef and Lamb

For several years our family has been raising our own meat. We’ve found that not only is it a healthier alternative but it is much cheaper than buying meat from the store. Pro’s of Raising Your Own Meat: Home grown meat is a healthier alternative than buying prepackaged feed-lot meat at the store. If you…

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