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Serendipity Chutes and Sorting Boards

Concrete Chute & Sorting Boards On the left is a yellow chute extension for delivering concrete so we can get it further from the truck without using a pumper. Out in the south field we had built a very long … Continue reading

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Sorting & Driving Pigs

Ben and Will Driving Pigs Each week we call pigs down from the mountain pastures to sort, select, redistribute and take to market. I use my magic wand, waving it above the herd and then spray paint their backs with … Continue reading

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Moving Pigs

Moving Sow & Piglets Someone asked about how to move pigs around the farm. I’ve written about this several times but they’re scattered in different articles so here’s a list of ways to move pigs:

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Painted, Probed & Pierced Pigs

Painted Pigs Snoozing Today I picked, prodded, painted, probed and pierced pigs. For them this was a special opportunity. All of them are breeders who are shipping to other farms across the country. While getting rectally probed and obtaining an … Continue reading

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