Wheat and digestion issues

Wheat and digestion issues

Why are some people reacting to wheat products? What I have discovered in the last year through research and my own experiences are that there are three things that we can do to make wheat (and other grain products) much more digestible. Eat only organic grain: It is...
Winter on the farm

Winter on the farm

Even in winter the animals love being outdoors! Our yet-to-produce-an-egg ducks are the first to venture onto the snow followed by the chickens who HATE snow. With the mild weather yesterday I even caught the ducks swimming in their water pail! The pigs (in the...
What is family farming?

What is family farming?

Forrest Pritchard’s book, “Gaining Ground” is a wonderful read about family, farms, and the importance of farmer’s markets.   Here is a talk he did.   I have a few copies of his book that I will bring with me to market on...
Fresh bacon

Fresh bacon

Nitrate free, hickory smoked bacon from our pastured pigs!   I wish I could attach the wonderful bacon-y fragrance.  I will have bacon at the Ottawa Organic Farmer’s Market on Saturday.    Available at the farm too.