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McCormack Family Lamb Ranch


Jeannie McCormack and her husband Al Medvitz started selling lamb to Niman Ranch in 1993, making them the first lamb producers in our program.

Read More About Edelman Family Cattle Ranch

Edelman Family Cattle Ranch


Lynn Edleman is a fourth generation cattle rancher in Northeast Kansas and sells approximately 250 head of cattle to Niman Ranch each year.

Read More About Scheer Family Hog Farm

Scheer Family Hog Farm


Chris and his son, Anthony, have been raising hogs for Niman Ranch since Anthony joined the hog farmer program at age 12.

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Crowe Family Hog Farm


Adair Crowe raises hogs like his father, and his father before him – traditionally in pasture. More than anything, he enjoys raising his two daughters on their farm.

Read More About Jaca Family Cattle Ranch

Jaca Family Cattle Ranch


Elias Jaca and his wife, Inez, are both fourth generation ranchers and descendants of immigrants from the Basque region of Europe.

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A Frame Acres


Ron Mardesen is the 5th generation to farm the land at A-Frame Acres, where there are currently 3 generations working on the farm.

Read More About Heun Family Hog Farm

Heun Family Hog Farm


The Heun family farm was bought by Steve Heun’s great-grandfather in 1917 and has been run by the family ever since.

Read More About Krause Family Cattle Ranch

Krause Family Cattle Ranch

South Dakota

Robb Krause is the third generation of ranchers in his family. He works side by side with his children on the ranch.

Read More About Alderland Farms

Alderland Farms


Paul Brown raises 1,200 to 1,500 hogs for Niman Ranch each year. After the 1998 hog market crash, they started looking for options for their hog operation and found Niman Ranch.

Read More About Kendig Family Farm and Ranch

Kendig Family Farm and Ranch


Larry Kendig is the fourth generation rancher on his land, which was homesteaded back in 1870.

Read More About Fuelberth Family Cattle Ranch

Fuelberth Family Cattle Ranch


Everyone in the Fuelberth family helps out on the ranch. All of their children – Aaron, Alec, Jard, and Dana – work on the ranch, and even Aaron’s wife, Heather.