How Can a Small Farmer Help

There have been so many “disasters” its hard for a small outfit like us to be of any real help; but, rather than stand by and be a spectator, we are doing this: frankly I’m posting this so that you Continue reading

Pasture-Raised Heritage Pork from Our Farm to You

Pasture-Raised, Antibiotic and Hormone-Free; no soy, no GMO: Berkshire and Large Black / Red Waddle – Cross Pork raised by Falster Farm on Pasture 365™ near Winnsboro, TX. A Certified Wholistic™ East Texas small family farm. The richness and texture Continue reading

What do I look for in a herd bull . . . ?

I believe that many breeders make the mistake of thinking that every bull calf born out of good parents will make a quality herd sire. That swapping their bull calf for another’s bull calf will fix or ensure genetic diversity. Make no mistake about it; Continue reading

The Homestead Cow

The Family Cow Development Most of the customers that come to Falster Farm are looking for a cow that they can work with in the development of their own small  – family farm. Sustainability is a aspect of their desire Continue reading

Making a Pig & Pork Difference

The buying public seldom gets to meet the farmer of his food, and even more seldom have the opportunity of seeing the rearing conditions/environment his food is being reared in. The Falsters and their allied local farmer’s do all they Continue reading

Surprise, Surprise

There is a notion in reformed theology that a good cattleman is “thinking God’s thoughts after him.” And today was one of them – only it was a good cattlewoman: Nancy Gail Falster. Nancy volunteered to come help me deliver Continue reading

Sharing the Falster’s Farm Table

Sharing is Farm Caring – Sustainable Farming at its core. Visitors to our Sustainable Farm in East Texas will frequently set at our dining room table. Of course we share our meals, planning session, entertain prospective buyers of our mini Continue reading