May 19, 2009

Bacon and Eggs

Presenting, our gorgeous new Tamworth feeder pigs, Hamish and Spamantha:
Their red color makes then more suited to sunny weather than Yorkshires, the large white pigs that are the majority of our modern pork stock. Their paddock is nice and shady, so the red hair is just a bonus.


And this morning, one of our little hens laid her first egg:
Inasmuch as the egg is white, it was probably the work of one of our Buttercups, or a really dedicated prankster.

1 comment:

scdd said...

That's a really good size for a first egg!