JAN
20
2017

HOW TO SAY IT……?

This blog post has been rolling around in my head for probably about a year now…and Ive been trying to figure out the best way to put my thoughts to ‘paper’. I probably won’t do a good job here, but at least its from the heart. A lot of people need to wake up to
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MAR
07
2016

THE LIFE OF A BEEWENCH BROILER

BeeWench chickens arrive on the farm as a day old chick. 150-200 fluffy little peepers are mailed to us every other week. They spend their first 4 weeks in our nice cozy brooders. They have access to fresh water and food 24/7. Their shavings are changed twice weekly so they
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FEB
21
2016

Mr. Salatin Goes to Washington……

THIS ARTICLE IS COURTESY OF THE FARM TO CONSUMER LEGAL DEFENSE FUND AND CAN BE FOUND ON THEIR SITE HERE   The nonprofit Food Tank recently posed 10 questions on food policy to the presidential candidates in the 2016 race. Joel Salatin throws his hat in the ring and answers. 
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JAN
12
2016

LOOKING FORWARD AND BACK

2015 has been a whirlwind year for us here at BWF. When we moved here in October of 2014 we had high hopes for what we could accomplish here. Starting out the early part of the year with the loss of my off-farm job really kicked us into high gear with what we had planned. My
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NOV
22
2015

BEEWENCH FARM FAVORITE TURKEY RECIPE

This is my favorite recipe for cooking our holiday turkey. I used this recipe about 13 years ago and have been the official turkey cooker in our family ever since. This recipe would also be great with one of our chickens! As always, keep careful eye on the meat temperature so you
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OCT
27
2015

Farm – Year To Date…….

Well, as usual…a lot has happened since our last update! That’s pretty much par for the course around here!! In March of this year I was laid off from my off-farm job…after a lot of discussion Ryan and I decided that I would not pursue off farm employment going forward and
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FEB
13
2015

THAT’S THE MEAT OF IT…

Recently, I was part of a conversation on Facebook regarding the popular ‘meatless Monday’ idea. I use the term ‘conversation’ loosely, as we all know how conversations on Facebook can be. A popular movie, Food, Inc. had posted on their Facebook page about what going ‘meatless’
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FEB
01
2015

2015 CSA Shares Available

CSA shares are now available to the public!   Click on the SIGN UP NOW BUTTON to reserve your shares for Spring!   Don’t miss out on fresh vegetables and chicken direct from the farm to you!!
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JAN
17
2015

Making Dreams Come True

Since 2009 when I first discovered I loved to farm, its been a dream of mine to be able to do it full time. To spend my days planting, harvesting, building and watching the world go by with a baby goat snuggled in my arms. Im not doing that….but there is a light at the end of the
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