Do you know what Wagyu beef is? If you don’t, you need to find the nearest steakhouse that sells it and treat yourself! It’s the ultimate steak. Wagyu cattle are Japanese cattle known for the high quality meat products that they produce. They are a national treasure of Japan, and are highly regarded. The meat […]
There are so many options out there when you are trying to decide what type of pigs you should purchase for your farm. I’ll walk you through what some of the most popular breeds have to offer. I’ll also give you a heads up on some things to keep in mind when you are considering […]
If you raise pigs for meat, one of the problems you’ll be faced with is choosing a boar to breed to or to purchase for your farm. There are many things that you should take into consideration before choosing a boar. This article will get you started in the process of choosing the best boar […]
Unfortunately, sometimes even the best laid plans do go awry. This is what happens when your plans to artificially inseminate your cow don’t work out.
I have decided over the years that I would raise my pigs on concrete. Raising pigs on pasture works really well for some people, but I have been unsuccessful with it myself. Read on to see why I’ve chosen to raise my pigs on concrete.
Turns out there are a lot of things I wish I knew before getting and butchering pigs. Our first butchering experience was not what we had hoped, but we still plan on raising pigs for butcher again in the future.