In January, Chris Shepard, Justin Basye, Ryan Pera and I took a trip to Mosefund Farm, in rural New Jersey, to participate in what they called Pigstock. We didn’t know a whole lot of the details before we arrived, but it proved to be one of the most fascinating and useful classes that I’ve ever taken. For the inquisitive, the details of the New Jersey event can be found here.
On the plane ride home, the wheels immediately began turning as to how we could host the same type of event in Texas. A few months ago, Michael Clampffer, from Mosefund Farm let me know that Chistoph and Isabell Wiesner, would be back in the U.S. from Austria in November of this year. A few emails were exchanged between all parties, and the dates were nailed down.(more…)