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News of the Farm 3.8.22

It’s been an unusually busy week on the farm. Lambing began on February 27 and to date we have 25 lambs! The count right now stands at 16 ewes and 9 rams which is fantastic, considering part of our goal is to increase our flock size over the next few years. Update 3/22/22 All the…
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What? No Turkeys?!

In a year where we were promised a return to “normal,” Jake and I found ourselves faced with making some difficult decisions. As chronicled in the newsletter and on social media, we had a challenging season in 2020 with our hatchery shipping us extra turkeys earlier in the season instead of fewer birds later in…
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What’s in Season?

What’s in season now? and what’s to come? Each year we reflect on our goal to raise enough of each of our products to provide them to you on a year-round basis. Our “what’s in season” infographic, above is a visual representation of that goal. In the winter, we review what you purchased, how much…
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Absolutely Easy & Delicious Stew Hen

When it’s time to retire our laying hens we harvest them, and they become stew hens. One of our goals is to help you become a true “nose-to-tail eater” by relishing every part of the critter produced in every part of the process. Because our focus is on producing eggs consistently year-round the retirement of…
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Sausage Egg Cups

Breakfast IS the most important part of the day and isn’t it even more delicious when it’s ready quickly?! One of our favorite breakfasts to make ahead of time are these sausage egg cups. Despite our intentions to make them last for a few days, these frequently become our favorite snack for second breakfast too,…
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Meet Your Farmers

Whether we’ve been feeding your family since your toddler was a newborn or if you’ve just found us- we figured it might be nice to know a little bit about who we are and how we started farming. Abby Sadauckas and Jake Galle were both raised in rural communities and spent time in nature. The…
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News of the Farm 1.12.21

It’s been an unusually mild January and the days have been dry and sunny. The big news around here is bovine-centric. Bluebelle delivered a fine bull calf about a week ago. We’ve named him Blue Hubbard, or Hubbard for short. He’s the fourth calf of the year, all produced using artificial insemination. Blue is one…
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Virtual Farm Tour

While we were disappointed not to be able to host Open Farm Day this year, the town of Bowdoinham decided to support all the participating farms by making video tours.  We hope you enjoy this walk around from the comfort of your own home!

What’s In Season?

If you’ve seen our display at farmers market you know that the “Whats’s In Season” sign is part of it! This is our way of sharing with you when certain products are available. This chart is unique to our farm! Many of you have been asking about chicken. For Apple Creek Farm this is a…
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We’re Here For YOU

Thank you for the outpouring of support, it has been heartening to hear from you! Our dedication to raising the best tasting, highest quality meats and eggs for our community remains unchanged. As we grapple with tough decisions and conversations, as we weigh the options of feeding our community alongside the advice to stay at…
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