The Boondocker’s Farm visit to  Afton Field Farm Our Wonderful, Exciting, Insightful, Informative Adventure
The walk up the driveway to Afton Field Farm
Rachel looking ready!
The old cobblestone milk cellar maybe, its an old dairy farm
The view looking at the house from the start of the 100 acre pasture
The 100 acre pasture
Hello Evan how are the broliers
Cornish Cross…ok America get a new chicken
The layers are gorgeous, some heritage breeds! Great!
Hello chicky
Nothing for you this time! Sorry
The view from the field looking at the house and the first 20 acres
Beautiful trees!
Hello draft horse!
They are Belgians
The videos start from here on, some have lower sound quality due to the wind that day. The videos are informative and fun ...
The inside of the housing, one of Joel’s designs
Friendly chickies!
Easy to use, predator safe
You can apply it easier with two but can do it with one person
Each post has a stake that is put in where electric netting is needed
Great mild day!
The walk was long and worth it
LUNCH TIME AND QUESTIONS FOR JOEL- NO ONE COULD RESIST ASKING A MILLION QUESTIONS! <ul><li>Asked next is our question by s...
Joel with Ruby the Jersey milk cow
She is 3 days over when she was supposed to have her calf here!
Piggles!
The Big Pig Water fountain
The Boondockers farm visits Afton Field Farms
The Boondockers farm visits Afton Field Farms
The Boondockers farm visits Afton Field Farms
The Boondockers farm visits Afton Field Farms
The Boondockers farm visits Afton Field Farms
The Boondockers farm visits Afton Field Farms
The Boondockers farm visits Afton Field Farms
The Boondockers farm visits Afton Field Farms
The Boondockers farm visits Afton Field Farms
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We visited with the amazing Joel Salatin, and this is our day with him. Enjoy the farm tour with Joel!

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  1. 1. The Boondocker’s Farm visit to Afton Field Farm Our Wonderful, Exciting, Insightful, Informative Adventure
  2. 2. The walk up the driveway to Afton Field Farm
  3. 3. Rachel looking ready!
  4. 4. The old cobblestone milk cellar maybe, its an old dairy farm
  5. 5. The view looking at the house from the start of the 100 acre pasture
  6. 6. The 100 acre pasture
  7. 7. Hello Evan how are the broliers
  8. 8. Cornish Cross…ok America get a new chicken
  9. 9. The layers are gorgeous, some heritage breeds! Great!
  10. 10. Hello chicky
  11. 11. Nothing for you this time! Sorry
  12. 12. The view from the field looking at the house and the first 20 acres
  13. 13. Beautiful trees!
  14. 14. Hello draft horse!
  15. 15. They are Belgians
  16. 16. The videos start from here on, some have lower sound quality due to the wind that day. The videos are informative and fun to watch! <ul><li>First up is Joel’s Intro to all of the attendees of the Field day with Joel Salatin </li></ul>
  17. 17. Joel starts in about broilers
  18. 18. The dolly to help move the pens
  19. 19. Another look at the dolly
  20. 20. The inside of the housing, one of Joel’s designs
  21. 21. Talking about layers
  22. 22. Friendly chickies!
  23. 23. Explaining the Feathernet
  24. 24. Easy to use, predator safe
  25. 25. You can apply it easier with two but can do it with one person
  26. 26. Each post has a stake that is put in where electric netting is needed
  27. 27. Very good turn out
  28. 28. Great mild day!
  29. 29. The walk was long and worth it
  30. 30. Checking out the mobile layer housing
  31. 31. LUNCH TIME AND QUESTIONS FOR JOEL- NO ONE COULD RESIST ASKING A MILLION QUESTIONS! <ul><li>Asked next is our question by someone else, Why doesn’t Joel raise heritage meat birds. It goes back to being a nudist Buddhist. </li></ul>
  32. 32. Joel with Ruby the Jersey milk cow
  33. 33. She is 3 days over when she was supposed to have her calf here!
  34. 34. The next three videos are taken at the Pigs area and the slaughterhouse site <ul><li>That’s it after the three, hope you enjoyed the tour we got to experience, we know we did! </li></ul>
  35. 35. Piggles!
  36. 36. The Big Pig Water fountain
  37. 37. Evan and Rachel with Joel

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