Jehovah-Jireh Farm

Pasture-raised meats and eggs


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Farm Buildings 399 viewsThe main buildings. The hoop barn is all the way to the right, and you can see the house on the hill from the store and shop. Jun 01, 2015
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The hen pasture 896 viewsIn the foreground, you see the former boiler shelters. The rest are the layers. Jun 01, 2015
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Happy Hens Scratch in the Dirt406 viewsA chicken's natural instinct is to scratch and peck in search of food. Many times you will see them pecking at what appears to be just dirt. However, if you look very close at the ground, you will see a multitude of soil life crawling around.Jun 01, 2015
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Farm Store 908 viewsJun 01, 2015
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Nest house1276 viewsThe nest house is attached to the shelter and the hens go in there to lay their eggs. Feb 08, 2012
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Hens on pasture1119 viewsFeb 08, 2012
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Hen Shelters1210 viewsThe hen shelters sit out in the pasture. Each flock of hens has about two acres of pasture. The small buildings between the two shelters are the nest houses.Feb 08, 2012
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Breakfast1321 viewsIt is morning, and the hens are being let out on their pasture. Each night the gate is closed to keep out the wild critters that love chicken dinners.Feb 08, 2012
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Sheep1065 viewsThe sheep are rotated through the hen pastures to keep the grass short enough for the hens. Chickens prefer the grass to be less than 6" tall. Tall grass makes it hard for them to walk around in the pasture and makes it easy for a fox to sneak up on them.Feb 08, 2012
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Texel Yearling Ram1045 viewsFeb 08, 2012
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A Big Little Ego 1029 viewsThis little ram lamb thought he should be biggest. But, he found that he couldn't shove the boss around!Feb 08, 2012
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Autumn on the Farm2570 viewsThe trees look pretty in the late afternoon sun. Apr 14, 2008
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Hen shelters in the early morning2739 viewsEarly morning is one of the most beautiful times of the day on the farm. The fresh, crisp air, and the beauty of the mist hanging over the land invigorate the soul.Apr 14, 2008
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Eggs in the nest house3377 viewsThe hens lay their eggs in the nest house. After the eggs are laid, they roll out to the "tray" where we gather them from the outside of the nest house. The roll out tray helps keep the eggs clean.Apr 14, 2008
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Unusual Egg3493 viewsThis is one of the most unusual eggs that our hens laid. It looks like a man showing off his muscle. Apr 14, 2008
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View of the farm from the back pasture3022 viewsIn the center are two of the laying hen flocks with the hens having a picnic in the snow. In the background is Sugarloaf Mountain.Feb 27, 2007
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Our farm viewed from Sugarloaf Mountain3091 viewsThis is the view of our farm from the top of Sugarloaf Mountain looking west. The first large open area that goes the full width of the picture is our farm. The pastures from one end to the other are 1/2 mile long. You can't see the house because it sits down behind the trees.Feb 13, 2007
     
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