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The Many Gifts of a Pig

  There are many reasons why we raise pigs.  For one, they are fun to have around.  The pigs we raised this year were the sweetest and most patient we have experienced yet.  When walking out to feed them we … Continue reading

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The Fat of the Land

Pig butchering time has come around again.  Last weekend we had our pig slaughtered on farm and with the help of our parents did the butchering at home.  This year we had only one pig instead of two, so the … Continue reading

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Making Scrapple

In early December we had our pigs slaughtered on the farm as we feel that is the least stressful way for animals to be respectfully killed.  Since these pigs are for personal use we were able to butcher them at … Continue reading

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