We keep layers for two production years. At that point, they don’t lay enough eggs to be economical and we dress these old birds. Although they are tougher than the young broilers, the taste is incomparably superior and the broth is exquisite. These must be slow cooked in order to be tender.
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February 22 and 23
Techno Stealth: Metropolitan Buying Clubs
Over the years, we have developed a local food distribution system that we call the Metropolitan Buying Club. We think it combines the real-time interfaces of online marketing with community-based interaction. These kinds of interfaces, without bricks and mortar, using the internet, create efficiencies and economies of scale in local food distribution that we think you will find very exciting.
Fields of Farmers
Interning, Mentoring, Starting, Continuing This book empowers aspiring young farmers, midlife farmers, and non-farming landlords to build regenerative, profitable agricultural enterprises.
Pigs ‘n Glens
Whether you're a full-time farmer or urban environmentalist, this beautifully-crafted, entertaining educational video captures the imagination with empowerment and possibilities. The future is here. You'll be mesmerized with Pigs 'n Glens.