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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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 new farm & CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) in West Central Wisconsin. We are located in Colfax Wisconsin nestled along the Red Cedar River. We take pride in how we raise our animals. 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 Farms Northwest LLC

  Dallas, OR

At Heritage Farms Northwest, we specialize in producing heritage breed animals for your table in a natural, humane manner. All our animals are raised with 24/7 access to large pastures and are fed a diet completely free from antibiotics. Our main focus is the rare Red Wattle Hog, which is known for its exceptionally flavorful meat. (more...)

Herbert's Red Wattle Hogs

  Roosevelt, UT

We raise heritage hogs. The red wattle to be exact. These pigs are very gentle. They are endangered and you can help us keep this breed going by eating red wattle pork. Red wattles are named such because of there red color and goat like wattles on there necks. The red wattle has a very red marbled meat. They are top notch quality. (more...)