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.
- Flexible and Diverse Farming and Pizza Making Internship February 19, 2017
- Intern Opportunity on Diverse Farm in Louisiana February 15, 2017
- Central VA Raw Dairy and Grassfed Meat Farm Offering Internship February 15, 2017
- Whiffletree Farm Seeks Summer Interns February 13, 2017
- Build diverse farm for the community February 13, 2017
- Experienced livestock/orchard manager looking for next step February 13, 2017
- Bookkeeping & Business Development January 3, 2017
- Dedicated livestock person looking for a position December 12, 2016
Started Oct 3, 2011
Author Archives: Wendy Gray
Come spend the day with us tomorrow! Bring the kids! Pack a picnic or get lunch from the local food truck serving Polyface food!! Local artists, local food, fresh air! What are you waiting for! Market hours 10-2:00 Farm hours 9-4:00!
Hard to believe August is almost here! We have a couple of exciting events coming up (and a couple we can’t share with you yet!!!) so mark your calendars and come see us and visit beautiful, historic downtown Staunton while you’re at it! One of the best little towns in the South according to Southern … Read the Rest
We have 2 (that I know of…if you know of others please let me know!) Or contact me if you’re interested in hosting one! Joel will be attending both events which will host a Q&A after! For those of you who haven’t seen it…Watch the trailer here! Joel will be attending both events which … Read the Rest
By Joel Salatin 7/716 Many people in the integrity food movement call me unnecessarily pessimistic when I don’t share their euphoria and assumption that our side is winning and will soon, in the parlance of Pinky and the Brain, “take over the world.” If we don’t appreciate that the industrial food fraternity, including the USDA, … Read the Rest
Food Freedom Fundraisers are a series of educational and entertaining gatherings for anyone who celebrates and appreciates freedom of choice in food and farming. They take place Friday-Sunday, August 19-21, 2016 in the scenic and historic Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Attendees will enjoy celebrating food freedom, meeting with others who share the same passions, and dining on locally-grown, nutrient-dense foods. Read … Read the Rest
Please help if you can! We LOVE Jenna and love reading her books and blog!!!!! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/565140028/the-legend-of-birchthorn – Cold Antler Farm is a small, livestock farm set into the side of a mountain in upstate New York. It is the home of author, blogger, and homesteader, Jenna Woginrich. There she runs the farm by herself, following … Read the Rest
This time of year I can’t help but dream of spring and all the planning and planting that comes with it! The snow is beautiful but I’m ready to dig in the dirt! The Food Growing Summit coming up March 3-7 is just in time! It’s a free 5 day online conference! Click on the … Read the Rest
In case you haven’t heard we have a GREAT new video out called Pigs ‘n Glens. It’s everything you always wanted to know about how we raise our pigs! A must have for any teacher or wanna be pig farmer! After watching it I think even I could put up an electric fence and start … Read the Rest
Most of you are familiar with Brie from this blog or if you’re really lucky you’ve visited the farm and met her in person. You’ve seen her sparkling eyes, heard her sweet angel voice and left the farm knowing the world is a better place because she’s in it. She’s the kind of girl you … Read the Rest