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TERRA MADRE SALONE del GUSTO

TERRA MADRE SALONE del GUSTO

We have exciting news! We’ve been selected as USA Delegates to Terra Madre Salone del Gusto 2016! We’re going to see how 80% of the rest of the world supplies food void of GMOs and testosterone-driven Big Ag!!
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5 Billion Reasons To Use Raw Buttermilk

Buttermilk

There are more than 5 Billion Colony Forming Units (CFU) of living bacteria and at least four different probiotic strains in less than a 1/4 teaspoon of our Ripened Raw ButterMilk! Compare that to commercial buttermilk which is a low fat byproduct manufactured by artificial strains of bacteria from industrial laboratories with additives, gums and stabilizers.  Read more

Ode to Raw Crème Fraîche

Raw Cream

 

RAW CRÈME FRAÎCHE
THE FRENCH VOLUPTUOUS ARTISTIC COUSIN TO SOUR CREAM

We make several raw cheeses but each December the start of strawberry season, reminds us to don our French aprons and commence making Crème Fraîche! We hope this divine cheese inspires you make it at home or enjoy it when we delight in making it for you. Read more

Lounging Ladies of Leisure

Farm Fresh Fact

GENUINE “FARM EGGS” ARE SEASONAL! HERE’S WHY

A flock which genuinely thrives on pasture and lives outside of any confinement, will instinctually respond to all four seasons, lay eggs cyclically and enter respite from production because of two annual events; Molting and Winter Solstice. A Molting Hen sheds her old feathers for fluffy new ones to prepare for Winter, utilizing protein to generate new feathers versus eggs. Truly pasture-raised Floridian hens respond to their innate cycles regardless of Florida’s balmy Winters. Then, the Earth tilts at Winter Solstice and with shorter daylight, our hens commence their “vacation” by not laying eggs. They become Ladies of Leisure lounging in warmer spots on the pasture, dirt bathing and napping more frequently. Even the roosters instinctually know the hens are on sabbatical so their cockiness slows down! Read more

Roosters Have a J-O-B

Roo

FARM FRESH FACT #16; THE ROOSTER

The backyard chicken-keeping movement across our country has thankfully sparked a lot of attention over laying hens and nutritional eggs but still today a key element to a healthy flock is hardly mentioned. Roosters! Roosters have an important j.o.b. Read more