Red Wattle hog

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The Red Wattle hog is a large, red hog with a fleshy, decorative, wattle attached to each side of its neck that has no known function. They were quite popular in the US in the 1700s, but unfortunately, as settlers moved west, the breed began to fall out of favor because settlers came into contact with breeds that boasted a higher fat content. Red Wattle hogs are known for their hardiness, foraging activity, and rapid growth rate. They adapt well to a wide range of climates, making them a good choice for consideration in outdoor or pasture-based swine production.  Red Wattle pork is exceptionally lean and juicy with a rich beef-like taste and textur

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Ingram Farm

  Rolla, MO

I operate a small farm outside Rolla, MO. I raise Katahdin market sheep to sell and butcher hogs which are a Berkshire cross breed. All livestock is well-cared for and pasture raised. When livestock is fed grain the majority of the feed is my own wheat and corn which I have grown and ground myself. (more...)

Houston's Home Grown

  Hermann, MO    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Welcome to Houston's Home Grown! We are a small family farm in beautiful Hermann Missouri. We are committed to sustainable agricultural methods, being kind to our soil, animals and environment. Our animals are not fed any antibiotics, drugs or hormones, and are allowed room to roam. (more...)

Hogsquash Hollow

  Colfax, WI

Hogsquash Hollow is a small farm in West Central Wisconsin. We are located in Colfax Wisconsin nestled along the Red Cedar River. Our animals are pasture based meaning they have access to ample land to graze from at all times. (more...)

Hog Creek Farm

  Waller, TX

Hog Creek Farm is a small family farm located in the Magnolia, TX area. We produce wholesome, high quality food naturally for our own family and share our excess with our customers. We offer free range eggs, pastured pork, seasonal berries, vegetables, honey and goat milk soap. (more...)

Hickory Ridge Heritage Farm

  Darlington, WI

At Hickory Ridge Heritage Farm we are raising Red Wattle pasture pork, heritage chickens and limited beef. Our Red Wattles are raised on pasture with lots of oaks,native grass, and good old fashion dirt. Other than the pasture we grow hydroponic barley onsite in our greenhouse. There is no "commercial" farming here. (more...)

Heritage Spots and Feathers

  Statham, GA

Heritage Spots and Feathers is a small family operated farm in Statham, GA We offer naturally raised eggs, chicken, muscovy duck, pork, and holiday turkeys. We do not use antibiotics, medicated feeds, or hormones on our animals that produce meat, eggs, and milk. We primarily raise Gloucestershire Old Spots pigs on pasture and woodlands. (more...)