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Breeding Pair Spotlight - Sam and Sky
American Guinea Hog 2020 Breeding Pair
Time to Reserve Your Spring Piglets!
Breeding Pens Completed
Dec 8, 2019
Two Nice Breeder Piglets Leave for New Farm Homes
Saying goodbye to the last of Erma and Leo's piglets.
Dec 2, 2019
My Friendly, Laid-Back American Guinea Hog Boars
Arrived at the farm this morning around 6 am flashlights in hand. What do I find? Sam and Charlie out and about. Apparently, a tree had knocked down their fe...
Nov 11, 2019
Two Gorgeous Feeder Piglets Off to Their New Farm Home
Today we said goodbye to two, very nice feeder piglets from the August 2019 Erma/Leo litter. Congrats to Bobbi and Greg Spahr on their first American Guinea...
Jun 24, 2019
New Piglets Arrive!
This past winter, our lovely Dusty was bred to our boar BKF Cedric Diggory (grandson of our Fred), then she was sold to Jesse and Kim White with a pick-of-li...
Apr 30, 2019
A Lovely Litter is Born
We arrived at the farm this morning to a wonderful surprise. Amelia farrowed a beautiful litter of seven piglets during the night. They look beautiful and ...
Sep 11, 2018
Fast Growing Hogs (Be Careful What You Wish For)
I stumbled across an article on managing hog-on-hog aggression and was surprised to read this: We are very much stuck between a rock and a hard place with th...
Aug 7, 2018
Let the Sunshine In
The move from their wooded paddock on to a grassy area in the sun has made Eleanor, Dusty, and all their piglets oh so content. It was nice to see them so h...
Jul 27, 2018
I Can't Stop Eating It!
I received more feedback from the first-time AGH "consumer" on the quality of AGH pork and also the meat totals he was able to harvest from the 4.5 month old...
Jul 26, 2018
A Superb Pig
We recently received a gift of homemade goose/venison sausage, ground venison, and venison roasts from a gentleman who works with my daughter. It was all de...
Jul 12, 2018
Stanfield's Fred Astaire, Big Fred to us, has returned home. He has been visiting our friend's farm for the last three and a half months. While there, he s...
Jun 5, 2018
Mother Earth News Fair, Frederick Maryland
The American Guinea Hog Association booth at the Mother Earth News Fair in Frederick, Maryland this past weekend was very popular with attendees. Our boar, ...
Apr 30, 2018
When Pigs Fly...For the Fun of It!
We keep our boars in very stout pens. The pens are surrounded by tight, woven wire and include a hot wire that runs around the bottom and top of each pen - ...
Feb 24, 2018
Dancer & Fred Litter Farrowed!
Sometime during the night, Dancer farrowed seven adorable piglets! First glance indicates there are five gilts and two boars. One little boar has white boo...
Dec 14, 2017
Erma - An Excellent Sow
Erma's first litter of eight piglets is now 14 days old. There have been no losses from this litter and all piglets are sturdy and growing very well. This ...
Dec 11, 2017
Why did you wake us up?
Madeline's piglets were sleeping soundly under a heavy blanket of hay when we arrived at the farm early this morning. They were buried so deep that we thoug...
Dec 4, 2017
The Erma/Sahib Litter is Growing Fast
At just four days old, the Erma/Sahib litter of eight piglets is growing very well. All piglets are stout, sturdy little tanks. Erma is proving herself to ...
Feb 6, 2017
Farewell to CMG Nelle Harper
CMG Nelle Harper (Sahib/Eleanor gilt) was loaded up bright and early this morning and is now on her way to the great State of Alabama and her new home with F...
Oct 27, 2016
New Ground, New Browse...Happy Pigs
The "Girl Pig Group" was moved to new woodland ground yesterday. They are making cute, lip-smacking, munching sounds as they work their way through this bru...