Why Dan and I are Hog Farmers

It’s because the animals that provide for us deserve good lives and our respect! Anyone that has met me knows that I am a HUGE dog lover.  I have left lines of customers to go pet a dog.  Believe me when I say that I have wanted to do that more than I have. ...
The Weather and Driving

The Weather and Driving

I know that most people only pay attention to the weather in their area.  However, we have to watch the weather in several areas.  Dan watches the weather constantly to see if I need to make any adjustments to going to the butcher or making deliveries. Headed to the...
How Do the Pigs Do in Cold Weather?

How Do the Pigs Do in Cold Weather?

A few people have asked: How do the pigs fare in this weather? The big pigs don’t seem to have a problem with it.  We still see them out rooting and doing their normal activities.  We tape up their huts and put up wind blocks so when a bunch of them are in their...
Forever Home for Tammy

Forever Home for Tammy

At C&D Family Farms we treat our farm animals humanely. It’s our hope for all farm animals to be treated as we treat ours. It is a living right and we aim to preserve it. C&D extends beyond farm raised animals and do our best to rescue mistreated, abandoned...
Doggies at the Market – Division Street

Doggies at the Market – Division Street

As any customer is sure to know, a goal of C&D Family Farms is to raise happy hogs. But, it doesn’t stop there. Stroll by any of Crystal’s markets and you are sure to find her passing out little tastes of happiness in the form of a doggy treat. Yep,...