Slow Cooker Apple-Scented Venison Roast

Slow Cooker Apple-Scented Venison Roast

Well, we are at it again. Either it’s a venison theme week or we are running low on groceries and short on choices. 🙂 It just so happened we were going to be out fairly late in the evening helping with some fair preparations on a warm Sunday afternoon and we...
Venison Tenderloin

Venison Tenderloin

I occasionally post photos of our food experimentations on Instagram or Facebook. I always have some ask for the recipe and I have to admit, I’m really bad about getting back to folks. This is my weak point. I don’t usually just make the recipe straight up...
The Farm School Gains Momentum!

The Farm School Gains Momentum!

It’s been a crazy week here at the farm. Really crazy! We are in the final year of our lease on this beautiful farm in Culpeper and looking to make some major decisions about our future. As we formulate the plans and requirements necessary to bring our...
The Lazy Farmer

The Lazy Farmer

I am a lazy farmer. There. I said it.  I am also a mom, a homeschool teacher, an education specialist, a graphic designer, and a farm manager. While it may sound like I am exceedingly busy, I have plenty of time for all of these things as well as the ability to drop...
October 3-4 Farm Tour!

October 3-4 Farm Tour!

Open House at the farm! Independence FUNie Farm is proud to be on the Culpeper Harvest Days Farm Tour this year! We will be offering Smitty’s BBQ lunch, a petting zoo and children activities. This is a working goat farm, so come and learn about goats, goat...
We’ve got bees in 2016!

We’ve got bees in 2016!

Save the bees! Enjoy the sweetness! The Virginia USDA bee keeping specialist says they are expecting significant losses this year in bee populations. We are among the lucky and our single hive made it through. In celebration of our first year success, we are...