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.
- 94-acre farm with house - looking for someone to lease December 13, 2017
- Family Farm Seeking Apprentice/Manager December 11, 2017
- Need a partner to develop sustainable farm December 11, 2017
- Seeking a long-term General Manager with the capacity to realize a bountiful land economy. December 7, 2017
- Farm + Farm Business Apprentice December 7, 2017
- 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
Category Archives: Jill
Happy Monday everyone! Sad news, but this is my last blog post as a member of the Polyface Hen House. Buddy and I are starting a new farming adventure in Lexington, VA. We’re sad to be leaving the Polyface family after three years of learning and growing with them, but we’re so excited for this … Read the Rest
Happy Monday everyone! I must first apologize for my absence this summer! I’m a full-time wedding photographer, and this summer was really busy! I’m so thankful for that, but I’m also excited for a slower pace as we enter the winter months! Now onto something fun…one of our own, Leanna, got married a few weeks … Read the Rest
A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of witnessing a new calf being born! In the past, I’ve seen calves right after they were born but I had never actually witnessed the birth. So I was thrilled when I looked out my window one day and just happened to notice a cow in labor. … Read the Rest
This beautiful piece written by Amy Young was shared at our church yesterday and I thought I’d pass it along. I realize that Mother’s Day can be a sad reminder for many, and this so beautifully address the “wide spectrum of mothering”. The Wide Spectrum of Mothering by Amy Young (http://messymiddle.com) “To those who gave birth … Read the Rest
A few weeks ago as I was picking up a few things from the grocery store, I caught myself cringing as I reached for the paper towels yet AGAIN! Buying them was something I got into the habit of doing without really thinking of it, but an 8 pack of Bounty can really add … Read the Rest
I love everything surrounding Christmas time–Christmas carols, being with family, giving gifts, even the smell of pine…which leads me to one of my new favorite holiday products: Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day! I’ve always loved these cleaning products for their great scents without the harsh chemicals, but I now love them even more because they have … Read the Rest
Well I hope everyone had a fabulous, fun, and safe Thanksgiving! We sure had a great time at our house and I’m excited that I can finally listen to Christmas music without guilt! 🙂 Now onto the highlights of our Thanksgiving feast…the MEAT! I got the name wrong when I mentioned it last week–it’s called … Read the Rest