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Whew! What a night it was last night! We had an appointment this morning to take a hog to process. Now, hogs are not like sheep or cattle that can be easily herded. They have a mind of their own and they will not go anywhere unless they want to. Needless to say, it took all 5 of us 3 hours to load hogs, yes that is plural, one would not go so we took 3...2 are returning to the farm as I type this. I am sure we were quite a sight trying to get these hogs loaded. They got lots of apples, however, "Pork Chop" would just sit down and not move...have you ever tried to move 290 pounds of protein? It is not an easy task. Needless to say, since 3 got on the trailer, all 3 got a nice ride this morning. Thanks be to the Lord that H


e finally moved those hogs! Everyday is a new adventure and new learning. We will have a new supply of #farmfresh #pastureraised #pork in 2 weeks. We also have 4 more hogs available if you would like to order a 1/2 or whole hog for your family or event. You can place your order through our shop at www.shambacreekfarm.com/shop.


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