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The Country Store

We expanded our “on location” Country Store. Mayhaw Jelly, Pindo Palm, Cranberry Sauce, Muscadine Grape, and some Blueberry Jam are a few of the mainstays. We carry local honey from Full Moon Farms. There are USDA-certified lamb and goat chops, … Continue reading

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Lamb Chops, Roasts, Sausage and More

This Lamb Chart is in French but I’m sure you recognize the cuts. Hanna went to a paper mill while in France with her club from school and brought it to me as a present. We do now have Merguez … Continue reading

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Goat and Lamb Meat

We are sold out. It depends on your point of view whether that is a good thing or bad. We are happy business has been so good but have had to turn down a lot of folks. Even the chickens … Continue reading

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Lambs for Sale

Forty-five lambs have been born here since January 10! We are about split with male to female ratio. These are Katahdin and Florida Native mix and are available for pets or meat. We breed for parasite resistance and don’t use … Continue reading

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Upcoming events in April and May

MEAT SHEEP ALLIANCE OF FLORIDA – ANNUAL SPRING CONFERENCE is being held here at Golden Acres Ranch the weekend of April 20-21-22. This is the same weekend as the annual Southern Music Rising in Downtown Monticello. The Meat Sheep Alliance … Continue reading

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Markets and Our Holiday Schedule

Sorry I didn’t make it last week. I had to take care of some animal issues here at the farm due to the sudden shift in cold and windy weather. My plan is to be there this week, December 14 … Continue reading

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Recovering from last week

No, you’re not imagining things. This newsletter looks a lot like last week’s and that’s because it’s an update of each of those things. Enjoy! Lake Ella Growers Market Wednesday, December 7 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM I’ll be at … Continue reading

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Fundraising with Johnston’s Meat Market

Johnston’s Meat Locker here in Monticello are promoting their new Fundraising Service, and we want to help them do that. The people at Johnston’s are ‘good people’ and a real help to our business and the town of Monticello. You … Continue reading

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Johnston’s Menu for Saturday and Sunday

Okay, now you know there is lots to do and see his weekend at Golden Acres Ranch for the New Leaf Market Farm Tour so you’ll be getting hungry. There will be samples around of jelly, honey, boiled peanuts and … Continue reading

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Special Anniversary

Congratulations are in order. On October 5, 2008 Golden Acres Ranch sold their first USDA Certified meat. Mom and Dad worked hard for this day. Mom had completed her education at FAMU and both of them have learned so much … Continue reading

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