January 26, 2020 • 0 comment(s)
At Glendower Farms, our family has been proud to raise fresh, healthy, pasture raised meat for the past 5 years. We've worked diligently to raise our pigs using green pastures, natural feeds, and humane treatment of the animals. We've been on the Millstone Plantation farm tour hosting guests for the past 2 years, sharing our passion for our uniquely delicious Iberian pork. While the last few years, we have...
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April 8, 2019 • 0 comment(s)
I've always been interested in good food. Food brings people together. Food fosters communication. Food brings comfort to a hungry belly (growling stomachs usually produce growling people). Growing up, I spent quality time in the kitchen with...
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February 1, 2019 • 0 comment(s)
When I was a teenager, there was a well-known, quaint local farm restaurant that provided the sweetest romantic dinners. It wasn’t candlelight, and certainly not wine (remember I said teenager), or a live serenade that made it romantic. It was...
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December 3, 2018 • 0 comment(s)
At Glendower Farms, we take pride in raising our Iberian pigs on natural pasture. Every day when I do my feeding chores, I enjoy the fresh air and sunshine...except when the sun doesn't shine. We've had torrential downpours of rain every day for nearly a week. I estimate we've had 10 inches of rain in the last 4 days! Last night, I hardly slept for the flashes of lightning and crashes of thunder, and wondering if those loud claps were an indication of a tree falling. Were fences still standing or had trees fallen on them? Was I going to find...
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November 19, 2018 • 0 comment(s)
What do you feed bacon? In raising our happy Iberian Pigs, we know their proper nutrition contributes to the nutrition in the mouth-watering pork they make. That’s why we choose natural non-GMO feeds as well as healthy pasture crops for their meals. That said, not all feeds are equal. We have multiple groups of pigs who have unique nutritional...
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