September 4, 2017

We raised 151 and 152 from 8 week old piglets.

They came with their 3 brothers and after sending the boys off to the butcher that first fall we had a nice, relatively snow free first winter with them. We bred them using AI and had nice first litters from both of them. W...

February 9, 2017

Sows will come into heat 3 days after their piglets are weaned and then have a heat cycle every 21 days. Most pigs have very regular cycles, we can usually predict within a 24 hour period when our sows should be in heat.There are a few things to look for to know when y...

November 15, 2016

It is that time of year again where it is all about winter that is coming. We are planning to over winter the pigs in the woods this year. We still need to figure out how we can always get to them when there's a lot of snow on the ground.

The piglets are growing well. T...

April 4, 2016

Some people might wonder what we do with our pasture raised pigs in the winter. Well, it is simple, they stay out on pasture. We brought the pigs closer to the house as the winter started. This included moving their shelter and creating various camps that we can open a...

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