Fox Trot Farm

Grass Fed Lamb, Fresh Eggs, Honey, Soap, Tours, & Farm Fun!

Farmer Bob with Lamb

October 6, 2019
by Deborah Burgess
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Lambing Season, Waxhaw Farmers Market and New FTF Market & Tour Schedule

Whew! What a long hot summer it’s been! So hot that we took a hiatus from our Sunday market and tours here at the farm. Visitors were melting, we were melting, and our farm animals didn’t want to come out … Continue reading

March 6, 2018
by Deborah Burgess
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What’s Happening on the Farm

Wow! It sure has been a long time since I’ve updated this blog, and I’m going to try to do better. We’ve been busy! Trista, our Nubian doe, had triplets on a Friday, and then on Sunday, right during our … Continue reading

Making Pickled Red Beets

November 5, 2017
by Deborah Burgess
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How to make Pickled Red Beets and an Impromptu Saturday Farm Tour

Saturdays are always work days for us since Bob is home and we can do projects together. This past Saturday I had a huge bunch of freshly dug red beets to process, too, and Christmas pot holders to finish for … Continue reading

Honeybee colony in a tree

October 22, 2017
by Deborah Burgess
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Open Air Honeybee Colony to See!

Earlier this summer, we had a swarm of honeybees that left their nice big hive in our apiary to fly straight up about 25 feet into a cedar tree before taking off for parts unknown. I just hated losing that … Continue reading

Henrietta Hen in the Holly Tree

October 1, 2017
by Deborah Burgess
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We’re Open for Business Today!

It’s Sunday, October 1st…hard to believe that it’s fall, but the temperature outside convinced me this morning! It’s a beautiful day to visit Fox Trot Farm and stroll the gentle slopes to see our animals. One of our chickens’ favorite … Continue reading

Cheesy Noodle Casserole with Lamb

September 17, 2017
by Deborah Burgess
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Lamb-extravaganza! Loin chops and ground lamb on sale today!

Farmer Bob and I were rearranging our big chest freezer and we discovered that we have an abundance of ground lamb and lamb chops! Lucky for you because Farmer Bob said, “Why don’t we have a special sale this Sunday?” … Continue reading