March 2014

Change is exciting

Man, it’s like the first day of school all over again! “Will they like us? Will we succeed?” Change is exciting in the initial planning but as the big step draws closer sleep becomes elusive, butterflies dance in your stomach and doubts keep popping into your head. This is the …


Visiting the farm

One thing that I’ve enjoyed since we have had the pigs is having groups visit our farm.  We’ve had Agricultural, school, Landcare, men’s shed and day centre groups visit. For older people seeing the pigs brings back memories of when most farms used to have a pig or two to …


Food Miles

One of our aims with our meat is to remain as local as possible. We deliver animals to the closest abattoir in Bordertown. The abattoir is owned by the Bordertown butchers and they use it to supply their own shop, which used to be common practice in every town. It …