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The Farm

The Farm

Go to www.whistlingtrainfarm.com and learn more about them.


Violet's Treat

Violet's Treat

Shelly tries to put Violet into a good mood by feeding her grass as a treat in preparation of us getting a bit closer to her babies.


Curious Katie

Curious Katie

Katie has actually jumped over her door. All 500 pounds!


Katie

Katie

I can't help taking her picture...she is such a ham! But never will be. Katie is part of the Whistling Train Family


Tamara dumps food on Katies Head

Tamara dumps food on Katies Head


I think I should have started closer the bowl.


Katie

Katie

I think Katie finds our presence amusing.


Chris and Katie

Chris and Katie

Chris, one of my cooks at Brasa keeps a cautious distance, but enjoys the contact with Katie.


Piglets

Piglets

Just one week later these piglets are alert and running around.


Nursing Piglets

Nursing Piglets

The piglets are having a difficult time getting mom to hold still.


Violet roots

Violet roots

Pigs love a clean bed of hay.


Upclose

Upclose


Shelly and Piglet

Shelly and Piglet

This is the first time Shelly was able to catch and hold a piglet.
This created quite a commotion and Violet nor piglet was too happy about it.


Greens Planted For Spring

Greens Planted For Spring

Loads of herbs and lettuces.


Swiss Chard Field

Swiss Chard Field

Whistling Train provides great greens mostly all year round.