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June Survey Poll Winner!

Mossy Brick But Not Mick Jagger We have a winner for the June Poll. A big hand for Walker S. of Burlington, Vermont who has won a delicious box of pork from Sugar Mountain Farm! I’ll be putting up a … Continue reading

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Order Your Roaster Pig Soon!

Sugar Mountain Farm Pig Roast Now is the time to plan your events and order a roaster pig. Roasters can vary from the intimate ~10 to 35 pounders that can be cooked in an oven up to larger spit roasters … Continue reading

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Giant Pika Puppy

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Giant Puppy Pika Peeking In Yesterday was the first snow Pika has seen. She is now as large as Hagrid the Half Giant dog who guarded our mountain for years. He was the same size as her at the same … Continue reading

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Pot Bellied Pet Pig Problems

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Antique Hand Pumped Fire Engine Spotted on the Highway In comments on the Home page someone asked: hi my name is Roxanne I have a 6 month old pot bellshe is not fix I’m trying to find her a for … Continue reading

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Field of Marshmallows

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White Marshmallow Flower (Althaea officinalis) You may not realize it but those little sugary confectionaries that you roast on a stick start out as flowers like this which grow in our pastures. Some are pink and some are white. The … Continue reading

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Wild Ducklings

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Wild Duck & Ducklings While walking the north field I spotted this mother duck and her eight ducklings.

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Cheap Solar Panels

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The new “Mark X Leevfs”®™ are the cheapest solar panels I can find and they’re made right here in Vermont. I’ve installed them on all of my trees and pastures – complete coverage to try and get all that free … Continue reading

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Upper Pond Panorama Spring 2016

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Upper Pond Panorama Click for Big Picture By mid-day the snow is pretty much gone although we may still get another half inch to two inches each night this time of year. It’s good sugaring weather. Cold nights and warm … Continue reading

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Breakfast Sausage

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Breakfast Sage and Maple Breakfast Sausage With land one is secure with the basic necessities of life. An advantage of small diversified farming is we produce food, shelter, water and energy – both solar gain and our firewood. Food is … Continue reading

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Farmer, Baker, Butcher

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Walter in Butcher Shop Breaking Shoulders One of the great things about what we do is our days are filled with a many types of tasks. Doing one thing all day long, day in and day out gets dreary, at … Continue reading

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