Come celebrate good food with us on Saturday May 18th! If you’re feeling generous, also consider sponsoring a farmer. Farmers work hard to feed you and your family, so why not return the favor and buy them dinner? To purchase tickets for your family and your farmers family, give us a call at 765-324-2161.
Planning for our second annual This Little Piggy event is well underway! Bob Taylor with BIP, our packaging supplier, asked what he could do to help with our event. He already does so much to help us, including working with us to update our packaging (the new packaging will hit our shelves soon, so come […]
March 21st and 22nd were long days for Travis and Clayton (pictured left and right below). Despite the fact that the machine weighed 5000lbs, came on a semi truck with a bed several feet off the ground, and could not be unloaded with a loading dock (as we don’t have one yet), these two guys […]
We’re very excited to be hosting a benefit for Hoosiers Feeding the Hungry on Saturday afternoon May 18th. We’ve worked extensively with Hoosiers Feeding the Hungry over the last several years, helping to facilitate the donation of meat to hunger relief agencies such as food banks and soup kitchens. Expanding access to good food is […]
Mark your calendars for the afternoon of May 18th! We’ll be hosting an event for our farmers, artisans, and customers to come together to enjoy and learn about good food. We’ll provide activities for the kids, a butchery demo, complimentary drinks, and a locally sourced meal. Tickets for the whole event are $60, and all […]
A couple weeks ago at the Indiana Meat Packers and Processors Association (IMPPA) conference our Value Added Butcher, Adam Oswalt, was recognized for his most recent development, Ring Bologna. Today, he finished his first small batch for retail sale! This champion bologna was made in a small batch, so stop by our retail store to […]
What could possibly be better than a good locally raised pork patty? How about a pork patty with bacon ground in! Still not good enough? Now through March 14th, buy pork patties with bacon and get a package of Mild Italian Pork Brats free!
Tonight was our first installment of this season’s farmer meetings. The topic of Marketing was discussed in an open roundtable format. There was great camaraderie and fellowship with likeminded farmers sharing both successes and failures. The most interesting aspect was hearing how what works for one farmer may not be working for another that’s only […]
Our Jalapeno Brats are one of our newer offerings, developed just last year. Now through Feb. 28th, buy 3 packages of Jalapeno Brats (at 4 per pack) and get a package of buns (at 12 per pack, or just enough for 3 packages of brats) free!
Our first farmer meeting took place today at 5pm. There’s still plenty of time to RSVP for the next two meetings we have planned! Also, be sure to mark your calendars for Saturday May 18th. The Piggy stays home this year, while we all enjoy a meal and a chance to exchange what we’ve learned […]
Educational outreach is one of the most fun things we get to do here at This Old Farm. Our most popular program is our Offal Petting Zoo. We bring organs from animals processed here and use them to discuss anatomy, the impact of raising processes on the meat, and the process by which we take […]