Front Page Pigs – Look Who Made the Front Page!

free range pigs

So last week I made the front page of the local paper. Click here to read all about it. Ok, it wasn’t me on the front page, it was my little pigs.  The reporter had to choose between a photo of me or my…

Calgary Food Delivery on Thursday April 28

The next Calgary delivery is scheduled for TUESDAY APRIL 28 2016 between the hours of 7 and 8 PM. Place your order and meet Tim in North Calgary and pick up  your order. We will be bringing in our great tasting Hoven Farms ground beef,…

Red Deer Organic Food Delivery April 26 2016

The next Red Deer delivery is scheduled for TUESDAY APRIL 26 2016 between the hours of 7 and 9 PM. Place your order and Tim will deliver it right to your door. We will be bringing in our great tasting Hoven Farms ground beef, hot…

Building the Hoop House

Saturday was a big day.  Construction of the first ever hoop house on the farm. Our hoop house is one of the many steps towards our organic vegetable garden this year.  It will be our home for our transplant seedlings and also our place…

Daily Photo 4/2/2016

Building the hoop house for the organic  vegetable garden.  Look for the full story tomorrow AM.

Tour of the Troubled Monk Brewery

troubled monk beer

My friend Mike at Steel Pony Farms had a great idea. He calls us up the Troubled Monk Brewery and asks them if they want to make a brew with some of his vegetables.  They thought it was a great idea.  Mike brought the…

Children on the Farm

After reading about Chase Martin, I can’t help but think about kids on the farm. It is one thing to say that life on a farm is dangerous for kids.  There are risks everywhere.  A bigger  (and better) view of things is that life…

“Soil is the only logical reservoir for carbon that we have”

Great talk.  Watch the whole thing or start at 22:00 for the info on CO2 and Climate. ***** The solution to climate change is directly below our feet. The latest scientific data from the Rodale Institute proves mathematically that we can reduce the atmospheric…

Peavey Mart Supports the Young Agrarians!

Before you begin, take two minutes and watch the video above! Here is my shout out to Peavey Mart. The Young Agrarians is an organization of young farmers that supports and encourages young men and women in their farming business.  It is for current…

Grass Fed Butter

I am a coffee person.  I wake up and I have a coffee.  Then I have another coffee.  Then I drop by my parents house to say good morning and I have another coffee.  So by 8:30 in the morning, I am sufficiently caffeinated….