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A Tale of Two Testes: The Boar Taint That Ain’t

By   /  October 6, 2014  /  Beef Cattle, Goats, Livestock, Pigs, Sheep  /  4 Comments

Woven Meadows Farm doesn’t castrate its pastured pork so boars grow faster and give more bacon. Here’s what they’ve found out about meat taint and preventing it, along with some information about pasturing bulls, rams and bucks too.

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Small-farm “Egg-onomics”

By   /  December 2, 2013  /  Marketing, Money Matters, Poultry  /  10 Comments

Josh shares the facts and figures of raising pasture-raised, free-range, organic-fed hen eggs. It’s math that can really help you understand your inputs and what you should be charging for that dozen of eggs you collect from your chickens.

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