On January 29 and 30 the two sows had their litters. We have 15 plump and happy piglets running around the greenhouse. This is the first year that we have a Tamworth boar. Tamworths are a brownish-red heritage breed that do well raised outdoors and on pasture.
Roxbury Farm is a 350 acre community supported farm located in Kinderhook, NY. We raise vegetables, beef, pork, and lamb for our 1100 shareholders. We grow 45 acres of vegetables, 45 acres of green manure crops, and cut 150 acres of hay each season. Our steers, sheep and pigs are on 55 acres of permanent pasture. Eighty acres are dedicated to woods, wetland, streams, ponds, and farm buildings.