Pastured Pork CSA

This month we are happy to present the pastured pork CSA. Utilizing a locally produced Tamoworth Hog from River Dog Farms, this is sure to satisfy those porky affections! The Tamoworth breed is thought to have descended from wild European boars. This hardy animal adapts well to pasture and can tolerate a variety of climates. It is considered to be genetically distant from most modern commercial swine produced in the United States. It is sometimes also referred to as the “bacon pig” because of its ability to reach high body mass without having excessive fat. Continue reading