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Back in the bush

This has been a pretty open fall for us, weather-wise, this year and our Tamworth boar, Grimm, has been more than happy to take advantage of it. We opened all the field gates for now to give the cattle a … Continue reading

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First crop of free-range chickens arrives June 28

Just like with the release of Beaujolais Nouveau — the third Thursday in November when winemakers in France release the current year’s vintage of beaujolais, meant to be consumed immediately — on Tuesday, June 28 the  gates of Lover’s Creek … Continue reading

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Tamworth pork back in stock just in time for summer

Our freezers are bursting with fresh Tamworth pork cuts. We picked up the sides from our processor last week. Now in stock as frozen cuts are such delicious treats as: Loin chops Wood-smoked bacon Wood-smoked ham roasts Three kinds of … Continue reading

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Snowy day in Grenfel

The final batch of roasting chickens we’re raising for this year sure didn’t appreciate the dumping of heavy wet snow overnight here at the farm.With Georgian Bay still so warm from our hot summer, the cold wind blowing over the … Continue reading

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Order your Thanksgiving turkey now

It’s time already to place your order for one of our free-range turkeys, just in time for Thanksgiving. The big white birds are currently foraging under the pear and apple trees in the orchard/overgrown section of our vegetable garden. Safely … Continue reading

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On the Culinate trail

Culinate readers: Hope you enjoy your online visit to our farm. The celebrated Seattle-based online food magazine is featuring some of Mark's farm writing this month. "At Culinate we’re engaged in an ongoing conversation about eating well. Our content — … Continue reading

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Spring pics

More signs of spring here. Beatrice with her (second) litter out in the back ravine for some sunshine, pasture, rooting and mud bathing. Bea and litter Also, here are the Brothers Grimm, Tamworth boars (one is for sale!) eating in … Continue reading

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