Blog Authors are employed or involved with Polyface. However, posts will cover a large genre of topics. Statements, ideas and opinions may differ somewhat from practices, beliefs and vision of Polyface.
Heather enjoys gardening, farming, cooking, crocheting, embroidery, and being with family and friends.
Leanna enjoys farming, gardening, knitting, spinning, baking, and anything that has to do with the homesteading lifestyle.
Sheri enjoys family, reading, writing, baking, quilting, scrapbooking, knitting, gardening, canning, and is very active in her church.
Susan enjoys music, hiking, tending animals, gathering flowers and berries, fermenting, cooking, and making cheese.
Connecting Experience, Education and Enthusiasm in Farming.
- Farm Operations Manager January 16, 2018
- Ellwood Thompson's Local Market Seeks Organic Farm Partner January 16, 2018
- 2018 Apprenticeship at East Fork Farm January 12, 2018
- Learn a Little of Everything at The Sweet Farm January 12, 2018
- Field Manager January 12, 2018
- Looking for grazing lease November 9, 2017
- Looking to learn farming; young aspiring future farmer wanting to just get started! August 15, 2017
Started Oct 3, 2011
Author Archives: Joel Salatin
Our recent beef price increase is due to world commodity prices. Many people would like to think that farms like Polyface are immune to industrial price fluctuations, but just like no man is an island, neither is any farm an island. In 2013, the world inventory of beef cattle dipped below the number in 1950. … Read the Rest
Seldom in my life have I seen such a drastic immediate harmful affect from legislation as in the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The law was far too complicated and intimidating to cipher through early on so here at Polyface, we decided to just hang with our Anthem policy and see what happened. While some people … Read the Rest
A year ago a Bulgarian named Philip contacted me about translating YOU CAN FARM into Bulgarian. We met in England during the spring and shook hands on the deal. It is proceeding apace and here is the customized introduction for that Bulgarian translation. I find words unable to convey the joy that accompanies knowing that … Read the Rest
Every once in a while, Joel will interrupt our normally scheduled blog posts with a special article. We hope you enjoy these posts as much as we do… I spend many hours a week doing interviews. Radio, podcasts, TV, newspapers, magazines. More recently, blogs. These interviews used to be all via phone. Today, more … Read the Rest