Barter

Barter, horse trading, whatever you want to call it…we’re up for it.

It doesn’t have to be goods that are traded. Occasionally, we need help around here with things like fencing, snow plowing and tree removal to name a few. Trading labor for any of these items is also a possibility.

Things We Have to Trade

  • Finnsheep rams
  • Farm gates
  • Stainless steel milk tote
  • Cuisinart frozen yogurt/ice cream maker
  • Small Honda tiller
  • Miscellaneous craft books
  • Hybrid Angora rabbits
  • Handspun yarn
  • Knit goods

Things We Need

  • Livestock panels
  • Maple sugar equipment
  • Raised garden bed frames
  • Fire ring or pit
  • Swing set
  • Sandbox with cover
  • Wood fired outdoor oven
  • Smoker
  • Rocket stove
  • Garden cart
  • Gravel or sand delivered
  • German or Giant angoras
  • Working chain saw
  • Working snow blower
  • Snowmobile
  • Fruit trees
  • Digital scale
  • Fresh local fruit and vegetables

Some Trades We’ve Made:

  • English Shepherd pup for beef
  • English Shepherd pup for hay
  • Lamb for electrical work
  • Lamb for wild caught fish
  • Angora rabbits for a milk stand
  • Angora rabbit for rain barrel
  • Angora rabbits for cages
  • Chickens for black berry bushes
  • Chickens for corn
  • Handspun yarn for garden seeds
  • Knit goods garden produce
  • Lamb pelt for handmade shoes