Why Do We Purchase Non-GMO Feed?

Posted on Aug 21, 2012 in Featured, Gallery, Sub Feature

We believe that our animals as well as our customers who eat our products deserve to have food that has  not been genetically modified but instead to consume foods that are as close to how God made them as possible.  For this reason, the feed that we give our pigs and chickens to supplement what they are getting from the pasture is non-gmo.  We purchase it from Sunrise Farms in Stuarts Draft, Virginia. The Non-GMO Shopping Guide website is a great resource for understanding more about this topic. Below is excerpts from their website. What is “Non-GMO” and Why is it Important to...

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Rich Benefits of Farming as a Family

Posted on Aug 21, 2012 in Featured, Gallery

Family is such a gift from God. Working together as a family on our farm, gives us lots of opportunities to work hard with one another, get to know each other in a way different than just living together and making special life long memories.  Whether it is the daily chores of feeding and watering, herding to fresh pasture, working on farm equipment, or washing eggs at night, we are doing it together. Jesse enjoys caring for the pigs and loves to run all the farm equipment. You’ll find Rachael usually barefoot while she’s working in the fields.  Jake does a great job at the...

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