Monthly Archives: February 2015

Come see us at market today!

Farm Updates  It’s been a beautiful week. We went sledding at the new land and the pigs were happy to watch. The pigs love to eat the snow and they’re warm in their huts. Now that the snow is melting, here comes the mud. At the Carrboro Farmers’ Market 9am-Noon  We will be at market […]
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Snow Babies!

Farm Updates  We’ve had calls and well wishes from all over – thank you for being concerned about the animals and the cold. They’ve done surprisingly well, including yesterday’s sensible sow making a nest in the woods out of the wind and having 12 babies all of whom made it through the night. Willy and Eliza […]
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Watch the birth of a pig!

Farm Updates We caught the birth of a piglet on video – it’s pretty amazing. Check it out: Once again we have been unable to receive our final inspection for the butcher trailer due to a busy health department. We very much are hoping to bring it to market on February 21st. We had a farm […]
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The babies are arriving!

Farm Updates  We’ve farrowed four litters in the last three days and more are on the way! Petunia had 16 this morning. It was a cold morning to come into the world, but the stalls are stocked with hay, have heat lamps and are protected from the wind. Everyone is cuddled up. We’ll be conducting a tour for […]
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