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Read About Us in the 2017 Farmers’ Almanac

Read about the outdoor light fixture that we made using antique milk bottles from the 1920s that we found in the ground on our farm. You can’t dig a hole anywhere on the farm without uncovering something exciting! Our light is showcased in the “Trash to Treasure” segment of the 2017 […]

2017 Farmers Almanac

Fresh First Cut Hay

See What’s Currently Available at the Farm

Visit our website’s “Farm Store” for a frequently updated list of what we currently have available for sale at the farm and online! Our farm products change with the seasons, so check back often for new additions. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions, comments, or requests. Thank […]


Learn More About Jacobs Heritage Farm in New Pioneer Magazine, Winter 2016

“Blue-Ribbon Heritage: A Look At The Jacobs Heritage Farm. Nearly 100 years (and four generations) later, the Jacobs farm is being loved and restored as a local, sustainable showcase.” Read more about Jacobs Heritage Farm in the Winter 2016 issue of New Pioneer magazine, click here to view the full […]

Italian Honey Bees

Summer Flower Garden

Photography

Jacobs Heritage Farm is becoming a popular location for photography backdrops. We are glad that you are considering Jacobs Heritage Farm to capture life’s moments. Our natural landscape and historic buildings make for great photo opportunities. Please contact us at info@jacobsheritagefarm.com to arrange a time and date for your photography session. We request a $10 donation […]


On the Radio: Our Farm is Featured on “Living the Country Life”

Our farm was featured on the radio this week, on the nationwide show “Living the Country Life.” The radio host, Jodi Henke, did a great job of summarizing what we do at our farm and why we do it. Check it out at www.livingthecountrylife.com/country-…/jacobs-heritage-farm/ Or listen here to the radio mp3. […]


Amazing Hungarian Mangalitsa Pigs

A Hungarian heritage breed with the best bacon in the world and it’s low in cholesterol… That is amazing! When we started learning more about Mangalitsa pigs we knew that this heritage breed would be a perfect match for our fourth generation Hungarian farm. These unusual long-haired wooly pigs were developed in the […]


Hobby Farms

Jacobs Heritage Farm is Featured in “Hobby Farm” Article

Read some of our tips for barn improvement at HobbyFarm.com in a great article by Hobby Farm contributor, Amy Grisak. Streamline your workflow and increase efficiency by making minor changes to your barn space and farm plan. Implementing steps to be more organized in the barn saves time and considerable aggravation. Plus, when […]


Perennials, Herbs, and Other Heirloom Plants

If you have purchased our garden plants, read here to learn more about your new babies! Artemisia: Grow artemisia for the magnificent silver foliage that complements nearly all other perennials and ties together diverse colors within the garden. They’re nothing short of stunning next to white or blue flowers. They thrive […]

Chamomile

Lye and Lard Soap

Homemade Soap and Bath Products with Fresh Raw Honey from our Farm

We have been having way too much fun making bars of homemade handmade Honey soap with raw fresh honey produced on our farm. Honey has natural antibacterial properties and has been used on skin for thousands of years to help make a glowing complexion. We’ve also been making honey-cinnamon blemish cream, facial masks, […]


Fresh Raw Local Honey For Sale

  Raw local honey is often used by pollen allergy sufferers to lessen their sensitivity to pollen by eating 1 to 2 tsp. of it each day. The idea is, that by introducing small amounts of pollen into their system by eating raw honey, a tolerance to pollen allergens is built up. If you […]


Cuts of Lamb Meat

Lamb Meat Prices

Our fresh local market lambs are pasture-raised, healthy, happy, heritage lambs. Throughout the year we have available for purchase whole lamb, half lamb, or selected cuts. All prices listed are for the actual weight of cut and wrapped frozen lamb. If you wish to purchase a whole lamb we can accommodate […]


Heritage Jacob Sheep

What is Heritage Livestock?

Heritage breeds are traditional livestock that were commonplace on farms of the past. This was before industrial agriculture drastically reduced genetic variety and began breeding for greater output or better adaptation to local environments. Livestock used in modern industrial agriculture are bred to produce lots of milk or eggs, gain weight […]


“Let A Horse Whisper In Your Ear And Breathe On Your Heart. You Will Never Regret It.” – Author Unknown

When your horse follows you without being asked, when he rubs his head on yours, and when you look at him and feel a tingle down your spine…you know you are loved. – John Lyons. No hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle. –  Winston Churchill. […]