Our animals are born on the property. They feed from their mother until they roughly 6 months of age.
All our cattle and sheep eat and forage what grows on our farm, we do not feed our animals grain. This is because ruminant animals are meant to eat grass, they have a multi chambered stomach uniquely designed to digest grass.
As eating grain is not natural for these animals, animals that are fed grain tend to get sick and need to be given antibiotics, although the fact that most grain fed animals are also kept in very large numbers in pens does not help.
Our animals are free to graze on our property as they see fit.
Reasons for feeding animals grass and not grain: