Today I am joined by regenerative farmer Charles Mayfield to discuss his farm and his value added niche of skin care and how pastured pigs create an amazing and effective value added product that helps keep his farm profitable.
Charles is not just a regenerative farmer he is also an author and the founder of Mayfield Pastures & Farrow Skincare. He was led to farming through his ventures into strength training and cookbook writing. In 2016, he moved to East Tennessee and began a small regenerative farm raising beef, pork and poultry to feed his family and friends.
Following his pursuits into hemp cultivation in 2019, Charles discovered the incredible healing benefits of animal fats (specifically pastured lard) for human skin. Applying his culinary experience with the knowledge of preservative-free food, Charles founded Farrow Skincare-the first lard-based skincare product in 2020 and launched the product in January 2021.
Charles maintains his regenerative farm–feeding 40-50 families in his community and is presently looking to grow and build both meat production and the value-added capacity of Farrow. Promoting Regenerative Agriculture through the lens of skincare has become his bellwether. Applying his experience in food/nutritional coaching, it is abhorrent how many MORE toxins and chemicals are allowed in our skincare products.
Resources for today’s show
- Follow Life With Jack on Instagram
- Join the Members Brigade
- Join Our Forum
- Walking To Freedom
- TSPC on Discord
- TSPC Group on Telegram (group chat)
- TSPC Telegram Channel (just messages from me)
- Jack on Flote
- Jack on MeWe
- Join Me on Odysee
- Buy Crypto Safe and Easy on CoinBase
- My Favorite NoKYC Crypto Exchange CoinEx
- SOE Tactical Gear – Where I get all my cool shirts
- Get the Exodus Wallet
Sponsor of the Day
Video Version of Today’s Show
Remember to comment, chime in and tell us your thoughts, this podcast is one man’s opinion, not a lecture or sermon.
Want Every Episode of TSP Ever Produced?
Remember in addition to discounts to over 40 vendors who supply stuff you are likely buying anyway, tons of free ebooks and video content, MSB Members also get every edition of The Survival Podcast ever produced in convenient zip files in blocks of 24. More info on the MSB can be found here.
Instagram (Farm): https://www.instagram.com/mayfield.pastures/
Instagram (Farrow): https://www.instagram.com/projectfarrow/
Twitter (Charles)…not active/more lurking than posting: https://twitter.com/DrChuckFit
Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/company/farrow-skincare/?viewAsMember=true