Farm Life

Pigs to Market

Pigs to Market

Pigs to Market About the Pigs We knew we wanted pigs to be part of our farm, and so last year we tracked down a farmer with tamworth pigs and bou...

Let's Talk Turkey

Let's Talk Turkey

Let’s Talk Turkey With Thanksgiving almost here, we wanted to share what we’ve learned about turkeys.  If after reading this, you'd like to reserv...

We're hiring!

We're hiring!

Our 2nd year farm is need of some extra help this Fall.  We're looking for someone who is passionate about sustainable agriculture and wants to get...

Certifiable - why trustmarks matter

Certifiable - why trustmarks matter

Certifiable - Why Trustmarks MatterWading through the hundreds of labels & claims on an item of food is a daunting task. There are trustmarks ...

5 things to think about when buying chicken

5 things to think about when buying chicken

We wanted to share what we've learned about chickens so that you can navigate the claims being made by farmers, restaurants and grocery stores.  W...

Tamworth Pork Freezer Order Details

Tamworth Pork Freezer Order Details

This Fall, we are excited to fill your freezer with our heritage, pastured pork!!! About Our Pigs: We raise Tamworth pigs, a hardy heritage breed ...

Clarington Special

Clarington Special

Neighbours, This April, we're offering anyone in Clarington FREE home delivery on orders over $50.00 and 25% off chicken* This is THE best chicke...

Open Farm

Open Farm

On Sunday, November 12th from 10-3 we are inviting our CSA shareholders, customers, market volunteers, chefs, butchers, grocers, neighbours, friend...

Appreciation after Turkey Thursday

Appreciation after Turkey Thursday

Turkey Thursday...that's what I'm calling yesterday.  It started at 5am, loading turkeys for the processor and ended around 11pm once I had e-mail...

Trust and Transparency

Trust and Transparency

In last week's blog post, '5 Things to think about when buying chicken', I talked about the decisions we made about how we would raise our chickens...

What is the volume of a chicken?

What is the volume of a chicken?

This question has been stressing us for the last week. Our first flock of beautiful, free-range chickens that have been fed nothing but certifie...

About our Chickens

About our Chickens

Artisanal: Normally to raise more than 300 chickens you need quota (the 'license' to farm chicken). Last year, Chicken Farmers of Ontario int...