Category Archives: Pigs

Picture of the Day: Getting Them In

  Here they are, refusing to get inside. Farmer decided it was time not just for Calfie but his mama, Venus, to be processed. Big Pig was forced in earlier and was in the front part of the trailer with … Continue reading

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Pictures of the Day: Animals

Foggy, wet day around here. Not much time being spent outdoors beyond the farmwork that must get done. Rex, our Anatolian Shepherd farm dog, behind the fence in the first pasture. The three bovine happy to be free to roam… Ducks…Our … Continue reading

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R * I * P

I had high hopes for today – lots of plans and an expectation that we would get some boxes checked off on the to-do list.  The early morning was pleasant as I walked Venus and Calfie to the back forty … Continue reading

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Sausage and Bacon

Our two pigs’ names are Sausage and Bacon. Sausage is longer and a bit bigger than young Bacon, who sticks close to Sausage. Both are castrated male Red Waddle pigs, and are reddish brown. They are unbelievably cute. I am … Continue reading

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Piggies at Play

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Video: Piggies Come to the Trustead

Well, you heard Poet mention it in her post yesterday. In fact, she even showed you some pics of Sausage and Bacon, our piggies. How about we show you a bit more? And now, we have a video of the … Continue reading

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My Morning Chores

This morning at about 7:00 am, I slipped on my boots and zipped up my coat to do my usual morning animal chores. After opening the door, I headed straight to the garage in which are the baby pullets that … Continue reading

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