A.D. Jones raises Certified Animal Welfare Approved by A Greener World (AGW) and Certified Non-GMO by AGW pastured pigs in Chinquapin, North Carolina. A.D. is an experienced farmer, and has been raising pigs on pasture for many years. Pigs at Albert D. Jones Farm are raised outdoors, on pasture or range, where they are free to root and forage as pigs naturally do. This high-welfare management is a fundamental component of AGW certification and is known to have environmental, nutritional, and culinary benefits.
A.D. is also a member of the North Carolina Natural Hog Growers Association, a cooperative of Certified Animal Welfare Approved by AGW and Certified Non-GMO by AGW hog producers who sell to restaurants, retailers and food processors throughout the region.