Here’s a little look at feeding time! Pigs LOVE to eat! So much so, Mama Pig will actually use her snout to flip babies out of the way, as in send them flying through the air! We feed them non-gmo corn and apparently it is addictive and much preferred to all the plants and weeds … More Pigs in Action
I love casseroles. As a kid, I hated them. And generally I have very strict rules about my food touching and mixing. But, as a busy mom, casseroles make life so much easier! My grandmother always made this casserole on Christmas morning as part of brunch at her house. It tastes great with farm fresh … More Sausage Breakfast Casserole
If you What do you do when you have lots of pigs and lots of lard?? You make soap, of course! I took a class years ago to learn how to make cold process soaps with coconut oil. Using lard is a little different but not hard to do! You will need: 13 ounces lye … More Basic Lye Soap Recipe with Lard
The original farm casserole recipe came from my mother and she used ground beef, which is also good! But one night we were out of beef so I reached for the ground sausage. It gave a little more kick to the taste and we now make it with sausage every time! In case you don’t … More Farm Casserole
We are blessed to have some of the best sausage to be found in the area, grown from our free range pigs. Our ground sausage is seasoned with Aunt Donna’s recipe of Redmond Sea Salt, organically grown freshly ground sage from Naked Ginger Farm in Baker County, and freshly ground black and red pepper. Redmond … More To Die For Sausage Balls
Apparently pigs and rabbits have something in common…they reproduce a lot! We are up to our ears in piglets! Our first litter was born from Big Mama (as a former pregnant mama I thought this name a little offensive)! She is a laid back red hog. She had 6 babies with Marshall Hogburn, our proud … More It’s Raining Pigs!
Job 12:10 The life of every creature and the breath of all people are in God’s hand.” (NCV) The birth of babies is always a joyous day, even if they are pig babies! We now have 30 piglets, which is not something I ever imagined saying. The pig is one of those animals, to me, … More This little piggy