Animal Welfare Approved

Archive for August, 2008

Albert D. Jones Farm – Chinquapin, NC

By Animal Welfare Approved | August 14, 2008

A.D. Jones raises pastured pigs in Chinquapin, North Carolina. A.D. works closely with fellow Animal Welfare Approved farmer and NC Natural Hog Growers Association (NCNHGA) President Jeremiah Jones, and is himself a member of the NCNHGA. The two friends market some of their pork through Lockwood Folly Marketplace, a specialty food and gift store in Supply, North Carolina.

GrassRoots Pork Company – Beulaville, NC

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GrassRoots Pork Company is owned and operated by Jeremiah and Jessica Jones in Beulaville, North Carolina. Jeremiah has a history farming, and has earned multiple degrees at NC State’s Ag Institute. He is also the president of the NC Natural Hog Growers Association (NCNHGA), a group of farmers dedicated to low-impact pig husbandry.

White Oak Pastures – Bluffton, GA

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The Harris family has raised cows on their Georgia land for the last five generations. Cows at White Oak Pastures eat grass on grass, and are never confined to a feedlot. Harris’s beef recently won the Grand Prize in the Flavor of Georgia Contest.