In gathering with good friends of mine last Saturday, the importance of culture, food, and the right ingredients was discussed over a few drinks. My friend from Puerto Rico warmed my heart by telling me she had made midwestern chicken and noodles for the first time. Maria had first had chicken and noodles at my […]

Hanging on our wall is a picture taken years ago of Gary Rhoades, an early beef processing customer and This Old Farm Alliance farmer. Unfortunately like so many, Gary is no longer with us in physical form though his story is told with each tour done at This Old Farm. The average age of the […]

On November 18th, Evan and I will work together celebrating the harvest of turkeys! Here at This Old Farm, we handle each turkey humanely from field to table. They will be chilled and packaged for you just in time for the holiday. Call us today to put down your $25 deposit for a fresh from […]

JOB POSTING from This Old Farm Inc. This Old Farm, Inc is looking for a variety of team members Our mission is to bring healthful, local food to Indiana by sustaining, nurturing, and prospering the family farm through service processing and cooperative distribution of local, environmentally conscience foods at a cost that both supports the […]

Champion Bologna

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 […]

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 […]

Offal Petting Zoo

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 […]