Mark Shepard’s Visit to the Farm was a Big Success

Mark Shepard’s Visit to the Farm was a Big Success

Thanks again to Mark Shepard, author of Restoration Agricutlture – Real World Permaculture for Farmers, for last weekend’s fascinating workshop here on the farm. Here is the water management master layout he created for our farm: And here is a quick video overview of the weekend event:

LUNCH & LEARN: Join Us for a Restoration Agriculture Workshop

LUNCH & LEARN: Join Us for a Restoration Agriculture Workshop

This is an introduction to Restoration Agriculture and a Keyline water management systems design workshop.  Mark Shepard is the author of Restoration Agricutlture – Real World Permaculture for Farmers.  The workshop will focus on designing the water management system for a farm scale perennial agricultural system.  This will include agroforestry and silvopasture systems. Day One: … Continue reading

Mahaffey Farms on KSLA News 12!

Mahaffey Farms on KSLA News 12!

Special thanks to Adria Goins at KSLA News 12 for coming out to the farm and learning more about what we do at Mahaffey Farms! We’re seriously excited about producing (and eating!) clean food in Shreveport-Bossier. Take a moment to learn more about our farming methods and grass-fed beef.

Mahaffey Farms on the Cover of the Forum!

Mahaffey Farms on the Cover of the Forum!

Fresh products await thousands for ‘Food Rave’ Part of the cycle of the seasons in the Ark-La-Tex is the arrival of the Shreveport Farmers Market and this year it opens May 31 in Festival Plaza with over 150 booths of locally grown produce, meat, honey and more. Noma Fowler-Sandlin, who’s been organizing the annual market for … Continue reading

Fete at the Farm 2013 was a Big Success

Fete at the Farm 2013 was a Big Success

A BIG THANKS to all our customers and supporters who made it out last night to our first-ever Fete on the Farm, benefiting Slow Food North Louisiana. Here’s a quick video on the event from our friends at Beyond Measure Media.

Growing Community: A New Way of Life

Growing Community: A New Way of Life

Mahaffey Farms was prominently featured in a short documentary film called, Growing Community:  A New Way of Life at the Shreveport Farmers’ Market.  It was produced for the Shreveport Downtown Development Authority and features Mahaffey Farms’ Evan McCommon.  Check it out!

Mahaffey Farms In the News

Mahaffey Farms In the News

Shreveport restaurants, farmers and organizations push for locally sourced food By Devin White The Times Published May 25, 2013 Imagine dining at a Shreveport restaurant and knowing the source of every ingredient on the plate, the names of the people who grew it and how many days ago it was in the ground. That’s the … Continue reading

Locally-Raised Pastured Pork Now Available!

Locally-Raised Pastured Pork Now Available!

UPDATE:  Here is our current price list of pastured pork products Come and get it! We’re proud to announce we are now offering high-quality, locally-raised, pastured pork. Our pork was raised on pasture here at Mahaffey Farms. What makes our pork special?  It’s simple:  Our pigs get to be pigs.  They spent their whole lives … Continue reading