Category Archive: Health

How to order a whole or half hog from Morganic Farm (pigs going in Oct 12)

Well…it’s the eve of the last month of the 2017 Sara Hardy Farmers Market.  Just eight more markets for this season.  Eggs are ready to go–just have to package up the last of… Continue reading

Farm Update for Friday, September 15th

Well, seasonal change is affecting many things here on the farm.  First and foremost egg production is dropping.  My chicken egg numbers have dropped to about half of what they were two weeks… Continue reading

Week 46: Firewood, chicks, winter planning

This past weekend we resumed our efforts at gathering as much firewood as we could for the coming winter (wood heat is our primary heat source).  We’d been historically diligent at this until… Continue reading

Study Compares Pigs fed GMO’s vs. Non-GMO feed.

We recently found a study that compares feeding pigs GMO feed and Non-GMO feed. This study relates both to the pigs to themselves and to us.  Not only do people consume pigs, they… Continue reading

GMO OMG

We watched this film recently and found it very scary.  Not exactly shocking since we already had many concerns about GMO’s from our own research.  It was entertaining to watch, well done, informative and… Continue reading

Goat Milk

Unprocessed whole goat milk is delicious and good for you too.  Our goats live on pasture this time of year and all that fresh grazed goodness goes right into their milk!  In the… Continue reading

Making Kimchi

What do farmers do in the winter?  Well, we take care of our animals, haul wood and make Kimchi.  Kimchi is a Korean form of sauerkraut.  It’s a lacto-fermentation process that enlivens vegetables… Continue reading

Vegetable harvest

Vegetables for CSA July 12th, 2013: salad, zucchini, beets, kale, peas, cilantro, garlic tops, turnips

Cancer fighting porridge

When my father got cancer a few years ago, I dove into some extensive research to learn about alternative cures.  They revealed that the cause of cancer was basically a toxic overload of… Continue reading