Newman Pastures
A Whidbey Island Pasture-Based Farm
2100 Newman Rd
Langley, WA 98260

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Goats and birds prepping a garden

Behind our barn we have a lovely field with no trees on it, but since it hasn’t been grazed or hayed in years, it has become overgrown with thistles, stinging nettles, and blackberries. So, I took our mega-sized chicken pyramid and some PoultryNet electric chicken fence (from Premier 1 Supplies) and filled the area with […]

The fresh pasture difference for eggs

Is an egg an egg? Well, our first laying hens finally started maturing and laying some eggs. They’re still teenagers, so they’re laying mini eggs at the moment. I decided to go to the local grocery store and buy a dozen bargain-basement eggs ($2.09 per dozen), high-end organic ($5.99 per dozen), and compare it with […]

Welcome to Newman Pastures

I am super excited to announce that Newman Pastures has started its quest! We are a family farm on Whidbey Island in the Puget Sound region of Washington. The main purpose of this particular post is just to have a test post since I just installed WordPress. There will be more updates to come!