Category Archives: Poultry/Eggs

Austin 2017 Spring Farm Share/CSA – Week 7

This week the bean harvest is hitting full stride as the blackberry harvest begins to wane. We’re also posting a soup recipe one of our members prepared last week.  We welcome your recipe ideas.  If you have a favorite or … Continue reading

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Austin 2017 Spring Farm Share/CSA – Week 6

Our flowers are thriving this year!  We have flower shares available if you haven’t signed up yet.  Just let us know and we can get these to you weekly. Here’s a lovely arrangement from last year’s garden to give you … Continue reading

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2017 Austin Area Farm Share CSA with Home Delivery

Blessing Falls LLC grows natural, safe, healthy vegetables and fruit using organic methods and practices and delivers the harvest throughout the greater Austin area. Our family farm was established in 2010, each year adding more garden space and different varieties of vegetables, … Continue reading

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2016 Thanksgiving Turkeys

Our turkeys are now 3 months old and out on pasture.  These are heritage breeds – Bourbon Red, Royal Palm, and Spanish Black, like we’ve raised in the past.  They should be a good size for your Thanksgiving holiday table … Continue reading

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Austin 2016 Summer Farm Share/CSA – Week 6

All the new turkeys made it through the week.  They’re growing and trying to fly.  We’ll move them out to the pasture coop next week.  It’s shaded and offers protection from chicken hawks and owls.   In a few more … Continue reading

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Austin 2016 Summer Farm Share/CSA – Week 5

The turkeys arrived safe and sound and are settling in well.  Three of the original 16 have died, which is about the usual attrition rate the first week, unfortunately.  A fourth is growing slowly but is eating OK so hopefully … Continue reading

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Austin 2016 Summer Farm Share/CSA – Week 4

We’re expecting our turkey poults to arrive this week.  They are of various heritage breeds and should be just days old when they arrive – in the mail!  Hopefully we’ll have a photo next week.  After these are a few … Continue reading

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2016 Austin Area Farm Share CSA with Home Delivery

Please see the latest update for details on this year’s season Blessing Falls LLC grows natural, safe, healthy vegetables and fruit using organic methods and practices and delivers the harvest throughout the greater Austin area. Our family farm was established in 2010, each … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Turkey Preparation – Smoke, Roast, Bake

This heritage turkey, hatched and raised on our farm, weighed just over 11 pounds after cleaning.  The turkey was wrapped and chilled in the refrigerator for a day before we started the preparation process.  Many will soak turkey in a … Continue reading

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Growing for Svante’s Restaurant in Round Rock

Blessing Falls is pleased to announce our partnership with Svante’s Restaurant in downtown Round Rock.  Svantes recently opened in a beautifully restored and renewed space in a historic building on Main street.  They feature fresh, natural produce, eggs, and meats … Continue reading

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Austin Summer CSA Week 2

Remember to order your holiday turkeys for November and December.  These will be heritage turkeys like we raised last year.   If you’re interested, contact us this week for more details and to reserve yours. We’re also getting plenty of eggs … Continue reading

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Austin Summer CSA Week 1, Holiday Turkey Orders

Our 12 week Spring CSA season ended last week.  The Summer CSA starts now and will run for 10 weeks through the end of August.  We’re still fighting deer, patching our screens and have called in the dog!  Walking the … Continue reading

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Pasture Raised, Free Range, Organically Fed Eggs Available

Our new hens are just about ready to start laying so we’re now taking orders for eggs from these 100% pasture-raised, free range hens.  Never caged or mistreated, they get plenty of sun and shade, fresh water, grass and bugs … Continue reading

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Which Came First…?

Here at Blessing Falls, the chickens come before the eggs. But even before the chickens arrive, come weeks of planning and preparation – building coops, expanding water lines, installing electric fencing, building watering and feed systems, and so on.  Our young … Continue reading

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CSA/Farm Share Sign-up: Produce, Eggs, Beef

You like to eat good food and we like to farm and grow good food – let’s work together! Blessing Falls LLC is a family farm located east of Austin and invites you to join our farm share CSA serving the … Continue reading

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Heritage Turkey Processing

We raise “Heritage” turkeys.  These are not the industrial type of birds bred only for quick fattening.  We have two types – a Spanish Black/Rio Grande cross and Royal Palm.  Here’s a good article on the differences between standard “supermarket” turkeys … Continue reading

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Elgin Local Goods Store

Elgin Local Goods just opened in downtown Elgin.  It’s a new store affiliated with the farmers market and carries produce and meats from local farms, as well as crafts and other locally made wares.  We’re stocking some of our produce and grass … Continue reading

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Fresh, Pastured and Non-GMO Eggs

Here is a little more information for you about our farm raised chickens and the tasty eggs they lay for you each week. We feed our flock 100% organic, non-GMO, local feed from Coyote Creek Farm in Elgin TX. You … Continue reading

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Turkeys and Chickens

A family we know is moving out of the area so we acquired their flock of mature poultry – 10 turkeys and 7 chickens.  These are heritage turkey breeds of Spanish Black, Royal Palm, and Rio Grande.  Most were born … Continue reading

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About Our Farm

A family farm serving Austin, Round Rock, Georgetown, Hutto, Taylor, Manor, Elgin and surrounding areas.  Blessing Falls LLC focuses on naturally raising vegetables, grass fed cattle, pastured pork, poultry & eggs. Our produce and animals are raised using organic, natural … Continue reading

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