The Farmette began as a lifelong desire to farm and raise animals humanely. Our mission is to give our animals a good life and offer meat to the local community that
$8 per lb per rabbitThe Farmette raises Giant Chinchilla rabbits which are on the Livestock Conservancy's Watch List. They are the third rarest breed in the U.S. Conserving this heritage breed is something we take pride in, and we take great care to make sure our rabbits are happy and healthy!
Our pigs are a variety of Yorkshire, Hampshire and Durocs as well as a select few Kunekunes. Kunekunes are a heritage breed that do excellent raised on pasture. We don't currently have Kunekune pork avaiable but we will update our listing when we do! See our website for more info.
What is HCW?
Hot carcas weight (HCW) is the weight taken immediately after slaughter, but before final trim. With beef for example, HCW is approximately 60% of live weight.