Blue Plate Special hosts Kurt and Christine Friese chat about the latest food news: A menu of wheat & corn. That’s what we’ll get w/ honey bee collapse. An Indiana dairy farmer and his “balloon” problem.
Paul and Phyliss Willis talk to Kurt and Christine about pastured pork in Iowa and how they started the Niman Ranch animal welfare pork protocols.
“Farming is the only business in the world where you buy at retail, sell at wholesale, and pay freight both ways.”
“People want to call us growers, but we’re farmers. We own the pigs and take care of them…they call it the chickenization of the pig business.”