July 9, 2016 • 0 comment(s)
Some of the most common dietary advice when it comes to weight loss and eating healthy is to consume only low-fat or non-fat dairy. I’ve talked to many people who say they drink skim milk because they think it’s healthier. But, is skim milk really healthier?
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June 16, 2016 • 0 comment(s)
Last time, I provided a two minute overview of why Seven Sons Farms never exposes animals to GMO feed. We looked at how chemical companies, like Monsanto, have generated new variations of plants with DNA modifications. In this post, I want to show how the increased use of glyphosate correlates with government data on various serious health issues. I found the data shocking.
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June 5, 2016 • 0 comment(s)
Congrats to this newest mama bison who just gave birth to a healthy calf. Check out this newest (and cutest) addition to the farm!
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May 25, 2016 • 0 comment(s)
Animals at Seven Sons Farm are raised without feeding genetically modified organisms such as GMO corn or soybeans. I would like to explain why sustainable, pasture based farmers are so diligent about keeping GMOs out of your food.
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May 17, 2016 • 0 comment(s)
Recently we had the opportunity to share our farm’s mission with an estimated 70,000 folks in our community and greater region who read Business People Magazine. Learn how this featured story came about.
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May 11, 2016 • 0 comment(s)
See how we move a herd of cattle across the road from one pasture to another.
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April 14, 2016 • 0 comment(s)
Our new hoop house is built and 2,000 hens have made it out to spring pastures!
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April 9, 2016 • 0 comment(s)
Spring is here and we have 1,000 new laying hens that need to be moved to their new spring housing next week. However, before this can happen we need to build a new 960 square foot portable hoop building to house the birds for spring. Watch video to see this building project in action!
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March 30, 2016 • 0 comment(s)
It's spring on the farm and we have a brand new litter of piglets. This video shows one of our newest mama pigs that gave birth to a healthy litter of baby Berkshire piglets.
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March 16, 2016 • 0 comment(s)
Saturated fat will clog your arteries, at least that is what we have been lead to believe. But new studies are showing that consuming saturated fats from grass-fed cows is actually good for your health. Butter is a great source of saturated fats, so here are 3 ways grass-fed butter is superior to grain-fed butter.
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March 5, 2016 • 0 comment(s)
I’m sure you’ve heard how healthy wild caught salmon is. But when you’re trying to feed a growing family on a budget, a meal of salmon fillets isn’t always practical. That’s where a more budget friendly option, ground salmon, comes in. Ground salmon can be a great way to get more of this omega-3 rich fish into your family’s diet, and if you can purchase it in bulk the savings are even greater!
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January 10, 2016 • 0 comment(s)
Blaine Hitzfield of Seven Sons gives you an inside look at winter life for the pigs on the farm.
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