Why is Pasture Raised Chicken Better?

March 19, 2021Healthy Living, News, Pasture Raised Poultry

Chickens that are raised outside on lush green pasture ( pasture raised chicken) are nutritionally superior to chickens that are raised with soy additives, even if certified organic, and sold in grocery stores. Over the past 3 years we have transitioned feeding our chickens, ducks and turkeys from conventional feed (we did that for about … Read More

We Now Welcome SNAP EBT Customers

April 29, 2018Healthy Living, News

Whispering Orchards is proud to announce that we welcome SNAP and EBT customers at our farm, our CSA, and the farmers’ markets that we attend throughout the season!¬† We have been approved to participate in the United States Department of Agriculture, (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service, Supplemental Nutrition¬†Assistance Program. (SNAP, formerly known as the Food … Read More

Two New Additions To The Farm

February 23, 2018Livestock Guardian Dogs, News

Two new additions to the farm arrived on Friday. Guinevere and Nimue are 10 week old Great Pyrenees puppies in training to protect the livestock here at Whispering Orchards. A month ago I attended the winter conference of the Northeast Organic Farming Association which I am a member. Vitaly Brukhman of Bubbly Jen’s Farm was … Read More