In the News

Publicity about activities for author Cathy R. Payne are organized below by video, audio, and print material. Each section is organized by date, with the most recent content listed first. Click below to watch, hear, or read the content.

Video in the News

A Week to Celebrate — a Toastmasters talk with Athens Toastmasters Club #1779 May 26, 2020. Topic: International Heritage Breeds Week

Video Podcast on “Between the Lines: Empowering Network” with Corine La Font. September 30, 2019

Book Trailer for Saving the Guinea Hogs, released 03/15/2019 by Cathy R. Payne September 14, 2019

Normal Books YouTube1Author Payne reads from Saving the Guinea Hogs May 19, 2019

Normal Books YouTube2 Author Payne Talks about Heritage Breeds May 19, 2019

Normal Books YouTube3 Author Payne Q&A with Audience May 19, 2019

Saving the Guinea Hogs- Now in Demand YouTube for IndieGoGo February 2019

“Five Strategies to Protect your favorite Breed” presentation by Donna Dorminey and Cathy R. Payne for The Livestock Conservancy’s 40th Annual Conference November 2017

“Guinea Hogs Lost and Found: A Recent History” YouTube by Bradley Austin for IndieGoGo July 2017

“Hogs with Heart Writing Project” YouTube for IndieGoGo December, 2014

“Help Save Heritage Livestock Breeds” Vimeo for IndieGoGo by Abijeet Achar July 2013

Podcast Interviews in the News – Audio

The Homestead Journey Podcast S1E32 One Homesteader’s Journey with Heritage Breeds w/guest Cathy R. Payne May 25, 2020

The Homestead Journey Podcast S1E31 Why Heritage Breeds Matter and How you can Help with Cathy R. Payne May 17, 2020

Pastured Pigs Podcast with Troy McClung #24 Saving the Guinea Hogs with Cathy Payne October 29, 2019

Mother Earth News and Friends Podcast #69 Heritage Pigs with Jeannette Beranger and Cathy R. Payne September 12, 2019

Mature Preneurs Talk Podcast Episode 08/26/2019 Starting a farm business and a writing career in later life that supports her passion. Cathy R. Payne’s story.

Tractor Time Podcast Episode 31 Rodale Institute and Interview with Cathy R. Payne Author of Saving the Guinea Hogs June 2019

“American Guinea Hogs” Anarcho-Yakitalims Podcast by Nick Hazelton with Cathy R. Payne June 3, 2015

Permaculture Voices Podcast with Diego Footer Episode 86 Raising American Guinea Hogs with guest Cathy R. Payne October 31, 2014

Permaculture Voices Podcast with Diego Footer Episode 10 2013 Heritage Breed Livestock Farming Later in Life with guest Cathy R. Payne September 2013

Print Media in the News

Acres USA, An Interview with author Cathy R. Payne for International Heritage Breeds Week, May 18, 2020

Payne and the Pigs, by Porter Mitchell, The Dirt, Georgia Organics, January 28, 2020

Class Notes: Saving the Guinea Hogs, page 38, Georgia Magazine: The Magazine of the University of Georgia Winter 2019 edition

Author! Author! Boomer Writers Abound;” Boom Athens Magazine Fall, 2019 (October-December) featuring Cathy R. Payne

LibraryBub: Best Independent Books Listing Saving the Guinea Hogs August 22, 2015

LibraryBub: Best Independent Books Listing Saving the Guinea Hogs August 15, 2019

AcresUSA “Book of the Week” Saving the Guinea Hogs by Cathy R. Payne, June 26, 2019

AcresUSA Author Interview Cathy R. Payne, author of Saving the Guinea Hogs June 27, 2019

Avid Bookshop Event: Author Reading of Saving the Guinea Hogsby Cathy R. Payne June 20, 2019.

“Very Friendly Guinea Hogs act like Dogs” Elberton Star May 2019

“HerStory Cathy R. Payne” Ladies Homestead Gathering Blog by Willa Beth Smith April 23, 2018

“Triple Dawg Raising Hawgs” Ampersand Magazine January 11, 2018

“America has a Bacon Problem: Our Pigs aren’t fat Enough” Wall Street Journal, by Julie Wernau July 28, 2017

“How’d you become a Farmer?: Cathy Payne” Daily Dirt, Georgia Organics, by Claire Maxwell October 9, 2014

“How you can Help a Heritage Breed, the Guinea Hog” Tender Grassfed Meat blog by Stanley A. Fishman August 5, 2013

“Becoming a Grass-fed Farmer” by Stanley A. Fishman for Tender Grassfed Meat blog September 2011

Book Awards – for author Cathy R. Payne

Best Book Award Finalist in Animals/Pets: Narrative Non-Fiction Saving the Guinea Hogs by Cathy R. Payne, November, 2019

Readers’ Favorite Non-Fiction Animals/Pets Silver Medal Winner Saving the Guinea Hogs, by Cathy R. Payne, September, 2019