High Quality Kunekune Pork

Thistledown farm

Welcome to Thistledown Farm, where we take pride in raising exquisite Kunekune pigs to produce high-end pork products. Nestled in the heart of a serene countryside, our farm is dedicated to sustainable and ethical farming practices, ensuring that our customers experience the finest flavors and unparalleled quality.

At Thistledown Farm, we recognize the growing demand for premium pork products that are not only delectable but also sourced responsibly. Our focus on Kunekune pigs stems from their exceptional attributes, making them ideal for the production of top-tier meats. These heritage breed pigs are renowned for their exceptional flavour and quality of lard. Characteristics that have made them a favorite among discerning chefs and culinary enthusiasts.

Dianne Thompson

Kunekune Pork

Premium, organic pork products.



Kunekune pork



Hand raised with love and care. No GMOs, growth hormones, or additives.

Quality feed

Our Kunekunes are fed certified organic grains milled by Barnyard Organics in addition to non-certified grass and hay.


Kunekune pigs can be raised on non-arable ground and are perfect for keeping orchards tidy.

Pork perfection

Unique colour and richness unlike other commercially raised pork


In 1978, there were only 18 Kunekunes known when two men began working to save the breed.

Locally Owned

Thistledown farm is locally owned and operated here in Clyde River, Prince Edward Island
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