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Graidie Hill Farm Kunekune from Center Conway, NH
Graidie Hill Farm Kunekune

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Farm Name: Graidie Hill Farm Kunekune

Year Farm Established: 2012

Location: Center Conway, NH

Years I’ve been farming: 3 years

Animals I raise: Kunekune pigs, a rare compact grazing pig. These pigs are docile, and small in size maxing out at 250lb at two years of age. Many are enjoying this easy to manage pig as a pet. Though like all livestock they need a purpose. Kunekunes make great orchard mowers as they don't root or disturb trees. They are known to produce very flavorful marbled pork. A kunekunes main diet is grass or hay with very little grain needed. This keeps the cost to raise them very minimal. They make a great pig for any small hobby farm, or 4 H project.

Crops I grow: Vegetables of all kinds. Nothing like Fresh Peaches off the tree.

Hobbies I enjoy: Painting, Sewing, knitting

Club/Associations memberships: American Kunekune Breeder association

American Kunekune Pig Society

The proudest moment on my farm: We take pride in treating each one of our animals with love and compassion. It shows when you arrive at our farm and they all come running excited to greet you. Doesn't get any better than that!

Pets: 2 Dogs, 2 Cats...although I consider all my breeding animals pets too.

Farm Motto: Stay calm at Graidie Hill Farm. Farming is therapy. www.graidiehill- farm.com

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  In an effort to improve our website for our visitors, we will be changing some of our service providers. We do not expect to experience any technical difficulties. However, if you are unable to access our website, please be assured it will be temporary as we transition to the new service. 10/19/2013 12:00.00 AM  
Pigs are awesome!

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09/16/2013 07:48.53 PM Report This Comment  
  Traveling again
We have become accustom to traveling with our lovely kunekune pigs. This month we will be at a local corn Maize Event on weekends. Visit us at Sherman Farms in Fryeburg Maine starting September 14th. We want everyone to know about this amazing breed of pig.

Come visit me, Graidie Hill Farm Kunekune.

08/27/2013 07:59.30 AM Report This Comment  
Welcome to Hobby Farms!

Come visit me, K&B Ranch.

08/01/2013 07:56.45 PM Report This Comment  
  Thx 4 the invite but too far away.

Dont do FB thing.

Does the breed through wattles all the time?

Come visit me, The Homestead.

07/31/2013 05:07.56 PM Report This Comment  
  So their meat it like a berkshire. Great to know. What is the biggest litter you ever had?

Will check out your website.

Do you know if they show this breed for 4-H?

Come visit me, The Homestead.

07/30/2013 10:46.08 AM Report This Comment  
  kunekune pigs
Thank you everyone for the welcome letters.I am still trying to find my way around here. So nice to see other small farms sharing their tips and insight. The Homestead had asked about the kunekune breed of pig we raise. I did add more to my description here, but the best thing is to go to my website. www.graidiehillfarm.com I can;t say enough great things about these pigs...they are wonderful!!!

Come visit me, Graidie Hill Farm Kunekune.

07/30/2013 09:11.58 AM Report This Comment  
  Welcome to Hobby Farms and good luck with all your farming endeavors.

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07/27/2013 04:25.34 AM Report This Comment  
  Cute pictures

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07/26/2013 06:47.05 AM Report This Comment  
welcome to Hobby farms

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07/24/2013 07:22.29 AM Report This Comment  
  Love the pics!

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07/23/2013 12:53.02 PM Report This Comment  
  Been looking for more information on this breed. Can you tell us more? What is the biggest weight you put on one of these hogs and has anyone every shown them for 4-H or FFA? Thanks

Come visit me, The Homestead.

07/23/2013 08:56.00 AM Report This Comment  


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