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About Us

We are a family that has had it with the rat race. One day we asked, “Are we working to live or living to work?”... (read more)

What’s New

Large Black/Mangalitsa cross piglets coming soon.

IMG_4425.2015-03-19_233120We expect piglets close to November and will prepare to sell them shortly after weaned - about 3 weeks later. If you are interested, contact us to buy yours today.

Learn more about raising and breeding your own pigs: Blog: Runnin' On Swine Time.

Meet Jack and Tammy

See how we housed them for free. Click here

What's Next? We are entertaining the idea of also raising other heritage breeds like Red Wattle and Berkshire. (More information coming soon.)


LBHALBHA Bio Excerpt: We are a new homestead starting with heritage chickens, one registered Large Black boar and one unregistered Tamworth sow. Soon we will be adding a registered Large Black sow, heritage turkeys and cows. Our boar, Jack, is from the Noble Sam/Prudence line.

Latest Blog

Building A Better Butter

If you think I sound like a broken record, raise your hand. Wow. That many huh? Yes, I cannot wait to milk our first family cow. Yes, I cannot wait to drink and use raw milk in my recipes. Yes, I cannot wait to make raw milk cheeses, coffee creamer, whey biscuits and more! Golly…