New in 2018 – Bacon Seeds for Pastured Pork

We moved our young family out of the “burbs” and onto 10 acres in the country almost twenty years ago in order to bring home our two horses, raise some laying hens, grow our own vegetables, and start a small orchard.  We’ve been on the road to self sustainable living ever since. Shortly after we…

Welcome!

Graystem Farm is a small family owned and operated farm in central Virginia located between the James and Appomattox rivers.   In the 19th century it was part of a larger farm known as “Fairfield,” today our farmstead is named Graystem Farm for the gray stem dogwoods that line a spring fed creek along our…