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Bacon-Wrapped Brats

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Bacon-Wrapped Brats

These are absolutely delicious on their own, and when wrapped in bacon they become a flavor explosion. 6 servings.

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What You Really Pay For Food

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What You Really Pay For Food

Let’s assume the food in the grocery store is the same as the food here at Tara Firma. You pay $10 for lb of steak at the store. You pay another $800 in taxes through the farm bill…it is a subsidy you pay. These taxes pay for the following:

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How "The Omnivore's Dilemma" Made me a Farmer

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How "The Omnivore's Dilemma" Made me a Farmer

Whenever anyone asks me why we decided to start farming I always tell them about reading The Omnivore's Dilemma by Michael Pollan and then Joel Salatin's books on farming. Michael's book is the WHY and Joel's are the HOW. Last week there was a deeper question.“What in Michael Pollan's book caused you to look deeper? Many people have read it and did not start a farm.”

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5 Reasons Why You Should Only Buy Grass-Fed Beef

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5 Reasons Why You Should Only Buy Grass-Fed Beef

 As Dr. Mercola of the website Mercola.com says, "In the grand scheme of all that is wrong with modern agriculture, the unnatural transition that turned cattle (which naturally eat grass) into grain-eating ruminants is at the top of the list." 

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Helping People Understand What Real Food Is

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Helping People Understand What Real Food Is

Join us on this mission!

Every Saturday and Sunday we lead farm tours at noon. Tours are an important part of our mission to help educate the public on what REAL food is and the difference a farm like ours offers in terms of health, the environment and community. We try to reconnect people with where real food comes from while offering interesting facts and stories about the farm and our animals.

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