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Calendar 2014

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2014 Calendar Front Cover – Pregnant Sows All the Seasons at Sugar Mountain Farm It’s a new year and calendar time! The image above is the front cover of our new calendar. Also check out the calendar from past years.

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Moving Sowth

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Sows in New North Home Field – Click for Big View Back in the spring the sows and Spits had migrated north to the North Field paddocks. On Sunday our Berkshire breeding boar Spitz and over sixty sows and piglets … Continue reading

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Upper Pond Fountain

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Upper Pond in Rain with Fountain (Click picture for larger version) The fountain, or the rain, is a bit redundant today. We have both. This is the upper pond which we put in eight years ago when we built our … Continue reading

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April Snows

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South Field Herd on Plateau Snows (Click picture for larger version) The weather doesn’t seem to be able to make up its mind. All day it has been switching back and forth between snow and sunshine. Yesterday’s Snow Maker isn’t … Continue reading

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Agricultural Insights Podcast on Pastured Pigs

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Pigs on Pasture – South Field, Section Five Chris Stelzer of Agricultural Insights interviewed me last week about raising pastured pigs. You can get his podcast from iTunes or on the AgriculturalInsight‘s web site. Outdoors: 34°F/26°F Cloudy, Light Snow Tiny … Continue reading

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Calendars Shipping

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Calendar Cover The last of the calendar’s are shipping to Kickstarter backers. Calendars start with March 2013 and run to February 2014 to carry you over the new year. If you ordered a calendar in your rewards package then start … Continue reading

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Kickstarter Stickers Stories

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For our Kickstarter Stickers Hope helped me pick out the photos to use on the stickers for the Kickstarter rewards which have been shipping out. I wanted a Kid’s View when selecting stickers, many of which I suspect will be … Continue reading

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Calendar 2013

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2013 Calendar Front Cover All the Seasons at Sugar Mountain Farm It’s a new year and calendar time! The image above is the front cover of our 2013 calendar. Also check out the calendar from last year.

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A Baker’s Dozen

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A Baker’s Dozen is thirteen items. I’ve read that this originated in the 13th century when bakers were threatened with the loss of a hand if they short changed a customer. So they threw in an extra to be safe.

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Short on Snow

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South Field Shed – Click Image for Big Panorama It has been a low snow year. I’m not complaining in the slightest. The long warm fall right up to the New Year let us get a lot more done on … Continue reading

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