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  • Help, I’m stuck in the chicken house! (and other news)

    Posted on August 15, 2019 by in Uncategorized

    Ken gives the chickens a wake-up call Early Thursday morning as the sun was just peeking over the horizon, Ken walked down the lane to bring the cows up for milking.  This is his routine every morning.  But just as he reached the far end of the pasture, a thunderstorm rolled in from the west.  (He hadn’t seen […]

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  • Back-to-school lunches, Jako-style (plus a big sneak peek!)

    Posted on August 8, 2019 by in Uncategorized

    Lunch boxes bursting with nutrition As a parent, the most daunting part of school is the lunch.  (Can I get an amen?)  I want their lunch box to be full of pure, nutritious, wholesome food.  They want it to be tasty and not look weird in front of their friends.  And this lunch-making challenge must be […]

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  • August = new cheeses + free kefir pops!

    Posted on August 1, 2019 by in Uncategorized

    New cheeses take the stage Summer is the season for cheesemaking at Jako Farm!  Working in small, artesinal batches, we make our cheese using only the richest summer milk for optimum flavor and nutrition.  These cheeses will continue to age as the months progress, and you’ll be able to taste the progression as deeper and richer […]

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  • Animal stories + more ways to pay!

    Posted on July 17, 2019 by in Uncategorized

    Geese rule the chicken roost Did you know that geese make good watch dogs?  In their loud, bossy and somewhat high-strung manner, they warn anyone around them about things that make them nervous.  We’ve decided to put this quality to good use.  Bonding them to the layer chickens, we’ll use their skills in the pasture […]

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  • 5 cool snacks for hot weather!

    Posted on July 11, 2019 by in Uncategorized

    Stay cool when temps get hot When it’s hot, all we want is cold food!   Here are some of our favorites this summer.  These are sure to cool you off and keep your family happy and healthy to boot. My pick:  Whipped cream with fresh berries Nothing beats the heat like some crisp fruit and fresh […]

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  • The best parts of summer, right here!

    Posted on July 4, 2019 by in Uncategorized

    Fire up the grill, the JakoPure meat is calling Not much beats a summer cookout– good friends, kids laughing, great music, the delicious smells… And when you feel good about the food you’re eating, it makes it all the better.   So grab some JakoPure steaks, chops, burgers, or brats and make it a party this summer!  (And get this– […]

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  • 3 recipes for easy breezy summer cooking

    Posted on June 20, 2019 by in Uncategorized

    Make cooking a snap this summer Every season has it’s greatness, but there’s nothing quite like summer.  (Can I get an amen?)  The cool mornings and breezy afternoons, the way the ice clinks against a glass of fresh mint tea, watching the kids catch lightening bugs after dark… there’s just something about summer that says “Soak me […]

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  • Celebrating dry ground, story time, and more

    Posted on June 18, 2019 by in Uncategorized

    Hooray for solid ground! All of us (including the animals) are excited to see the waters recede.  The chickens moved back out to pasture, the cattle and sheep get more freedom to roam, and the farmers are glad to take off the muck boots. However, because the pasture was under water for so long, we lost […]

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  • Put on your rain boots and celebrate our community

    Posted on May 30, 2019 by in Uncategorized

    Daniel, Luke, and Ken check for breaches in the levee. When you’re forced to ponder what’s really important Remember that time when you were a kid and the power went out and you played board games on the living room floor with a flashlight?  And then when the lights came back on, you couldn’t believe how bright the […]

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  • Two weeks ’til the biggest party of the year (Details inside!)

    Posted on May 16, 2019 by in Uncategorized

    Don’t miss the fun! Every Memorial Day, we throw a big party to celebrate our entire community of foodies, and that includes you!  It’s a day that focuses on our shared love of food, our desire to learn more about it, and our commitment to teach our children. WHEN:  Monday, May 27 10am–2pm WHERE:  Jako Farm WHAT […]

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