Animal Welfare Approved

Archive for August, 2012

Paradise Plains Farm – Osteen, FL

By Animal Welfare Approved | August 28, 2012

Keith and Suzanne Gebelein raise Certified AWA dairy goats in Osteen, FL. Both Keith and Suzanne grew up in families with agricultural backgrounds, and gardening was a constant throughout their childhood. The couple now has a small 10-acre farm of their own and they are working hard to improve the condition of the pastures using sustainable methods.

Down to Earth Farm – Liberty, NC

By Animal Welfare Approved | August 21, 2012

Down to Earth Farm is a sustainable family farm located in Liberty, North Carolina, offering Certified AWA poultry and eggs. The farm was started in 2009 by founders Joe Moore and his son, Aaron, and is situated on 30 acres of family land, carrying on a farming tradition passed down through several generations.

Oak Wood Farm – Deep Run, NC

By Animal Welfare Approved | August 8, 2012

Kelly and Woody Tyndall raise Certified AWA hogs in the sand hills of North Carolina. Their farm is about 25 acres, with 18 acres of coastal Bermuda grass pasture and woods where the hogs roam freely. Kelly says that the woods are especially helpful to shade the hogs in their hot summers.