We Are A Family Farm
How it all started
Ryan was born on a crop and beef farm in Northwestern MN, but moved off the farm at the age of 5. Maybe that is where it all started?
Desiree grew up with a love for animals and the desire to work with them. She was thinking more along the line of exotics, but ended up working with farm animals after college. Maybe that is where it all started?
Either way, Ryan with a degree in Entrepreneur Business and Desiree with a Biology degree found themselves managing a sheep farm south of the Twin Cities. After the birth of their daughter Olivia, the farm life became a way of life.
To heal the land and heal bodies with our pasture raised animals, while providing an income for our family.
Every year the University of Minnesota Extension pick a farm family of the year for each county. This year in 2020, we were picked to be Kanabec County's Farm Family of the Year! To see all the farms picked go here. We are so honored to be among these farm...
Are you interested in buying a whole or half pig from our farm? I will answer all of your questions about that here. First, we raise our pigs on pasture and they move to a fresh pasture every week. When we first bring the pigs to our farm, we use a training...
This is Nelson Grass Farm. (Originally posted on our social media.) I haven't done a formal introduction of who is involved with our farm, so I am going to take the time to do that now. Throughout this week I will post more about us. It's a family farm, and this is...
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