Late Summer Postcards from the Farm

 Dill and red-leaf lettuce. 

Dill and red-leaf lettuce. 

 Phil working hard on the extension to our barn.

Phil working hard on the extension to our barn.

Not everbody knows this, but pigs raised on pasture really do eat grass. Here's how some of our heritage-breed hogs enjoy the weekend--with brunch! www.bluestemfarm.net.
 Carrot harvest brigade. 

Carrot harvest brigade. 

This spring, Aaron sowed a cover crop of rye in a part of the garden he's resting, or leaving fallow. Now the chickens are taking a turn on the same spot of land, fertilizing the soil with their manure and cleaning up the rye. More about us at www.bluestemfarm.net.
 Piglets playing. 

Piglets playing. 

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