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Winter Waterer Shroud

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Winter Waterer Shroud In the winter static water freezes and makes life more, er, challenging. This is close to half our year here in the mountains of northern Vermont. There are a lot of little tricks to dealing with winter. … Continue reading

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Escape Route

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Whey Rock Escape Route Pigs are not actually all that intelligent despite the anthropomorphism put forth by Hollywood. The fact is, pigs are very, very good at being pigs. But pigs are not dogs and pigs are not humans. Some … Continue reading

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Pig vs Trough Size

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Small Sow and Little Piglets I’ve previously mentioned that we keep rocks on our troughs so pigs can climb out easily. On the Trough Repair post Adam asked: Just curious, is there a tank of certain dimensions that would discourage … Continue reading

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Winter Whey & Water

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Whey Line Descending This fall we moved the two lower 1,025 gallon whey tanks to the top of the whey driveway so that the delivery truck can park in one area to unload to all three tanks. Recently Will setup … Continue reading

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