Category Archives: LIVESTOCK

~Organic Prairie Hogs Shipping Day~

These beautiful Organic Pigs went to market on the 16th of December.  This is the finished product that we strive for.  Of course it was severely cold that morning and it was hard to be out there loading.  The trucker … Continue reading

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~Hog Heaven~

Here we are, down on the Callens Honey Farm.  Our farm life in photos!  Hope you enjoy our busy life which just became a bit harder with these cold temperatures that could freeze an ocean!  I apologize for not having … Continue reading

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~Piggy Heaven~

The months have gone by quickly.  We sold our first two loads of Organic hogs in the last two weeks.  It’s been a busy, chaotic summer to say the least!  Lot’s of planning and paper work with lots of regulations … Continue reading

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~Winter video THE CALLENS FARM ~

Here is a link to a short Callens Farm video.  Click the link below and enjoy.  Happy New year!!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6xK88OmRNN4        

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~Feed My Sheep….Feed My Lambs~

    We are almost finished with the lambing season.  As of this morning we have 79 live lambs.  There would have been 5 more lambs but we lost them, two born dead, three failure to thrive.  All in all … Continue reading

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~Our Son, Clayton, Shears 72 Ewes~

Yesterday was sheep shearing day.  I haven’t seen Clayty shear any sheep since this time last year and I have to say I was pretty impressed!! He’s gotten really fast.   He worked his tail end off because our sheep are large … Continue reading

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~Piggies In a Basement~

Nine babies born in very cold weather.  They have been transported from our basement out to the waiting mamma Sow!  Since I started this post the other day, the babies have been weaned onto bottles of cow milk, fed every … Continue reading

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