TAG : heritage breeds

Era of the Southern Hog

This article is also available in audio form.  Scroll down just a bit to find the link and enjoy listening. I get frequent emails from new Guinea Hog breeders wanting to know where they can find information about the breed. Up until now, they really couldn’t. I saw the need for this ...

Raising Sheep With Traditional Farming Methods

For a small island, Great Britain certainly has more than its fair share of sheep. According to the National Sheep Association (NSA), there are thought to be more sheep breeds in the United Kingdom than in any other country in the world. Breeds like the Welsh Mountain sheep, the Border ...


Heritage Breeds: Keeping Ducks and Geese

For many folks, ducks and geese are merely ornamental entertainment. We see them on ponds and lakes, and we enjoy their beauty and grace from a distance; however, we often forget their role in our agricultural past. Throughout our history, ducks and geese have been staples on farms across North ...

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