Farm Tour

Come and join us for a tour of our farm.

A view of the sheep grazing in the pasture from the road.

A view from the road.

 

The winding Crow River runs through our 180 acre farm.

The winding Crow River runs through our 180 acre farm.

 

An alert ewe keeps out a watchful eye.

An alert ewe keeps out a watchful eye.

 

Our flock consists of 350 Dorset ewes.

Our flock consists of 350 Dorset ewes.

 

We have genetically selected for a highly productive flock.

We have genetically selected for a highly productive flock.

 

Meet our Huntaway working dogs, Ace and Sam. They are a breed from New Zealand.

Meet our Huntaway working dogs, Ace and Sam. They are a breed from New Zealand.

 

Shepherd Doug Rathke gathers the sheep flock.

Shepherd Doug Rathke gathers the sheep flock.

 

Clara helps out in the barn with baby lambs.

Clara helps out in the barn with baby lambs.

 

The sheep graze on pasture from May through December.

The sheep graze on pasture from May through December.

 

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As stewards of the land, we carefully balance the soil and keep the land and livestock in harmony.

 

 

During the winter months, we feed wet wrapped hay which maintains the same omega-3 fatty acid levels as fresh grass.

During the winter months, we feed wet wrapped hay which maintains the same omega-3 fatty acid levels as fresh grass. Note the row of round bales.

 

Our chickens like to roam the barnyard.

Our chickens like to roam the barnyard.

 

Here's a view of our farm store, The Lamb Shoppe.

Here’s a view of our farm store, The Lamb Shoppe.

 

We have our very own USDA processing facility on our farm.

We have our very own USDA processing facility on our farm.