The Chenoa Blog

Chenoa Manor is thrilled to report that Bette the pig is on the mend and back to her curious self after being struck by two hunting arrows on the farm property sometime before the evening of Tuesday, September 30th. She is currently recuperating at Penn...

DOWN THE GARDEN PATH Before opening that pill vial to pop an anti-depressant, dig your hands into the dirt and take in the aroma of the earth.  Mycobacterium vaccae, which is a non-pathogenic microbe living in soil, is believed to have mood elevating effects on the...

Sunlight’s resilient rays silently slice through the dew-laden air, a prideful cock crows, and the Chenoa Manor routine of my summer internship clicks in to overdrive. Boisterous piglets, as if dipped in chocolate, tackle each other in a mud bath, riotous rabbits bound from burrow...