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Old Sow Piglets

Octavia with New Litter of Piglets QuarterMane† Octavia is one of our older sows and this is a small litter for her. She may be on the downslope at the end of her fertility run after nine years. The typical … Continue reading

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Old Sow

Sow Steak That is a steak from our biggest sow to date, Anna. The ruler gives you a sense of size, her boneless pork chop was 7″ x 11″ and weighted over four pounds. This cut was taken at the … Continue reading

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Off the Charts at -90°F and Colder than Hell

We fell off the wind chill chart… Someone wrote me asking about the temperatures last night here in Vermont. It was -34.2°F on Sugar Mountain. The 70 mph winds were the real killer giving a windchill of about -90°F. This … Continue reading

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North Home Field Sow and Piglets

Nine Piglets in North Home Field A Piglet-Fix for those in need. These little piglets are hitting that maximum cuteness stage designed to pull the heart strings of mammals everywhere. It’s a good evolutionary strategy.

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