⤹   Welcome To Rockside Ranch!   ⤵︎

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Our Practices

We are a grass-based, certified organic farm. Our heritage-breed animals live outside with easy access to shelter. Through the use of soy-free feeds we promote slow, healthy and natural growth. We intentionally rotate our animals through our pasture and in our woodland and we use all of our resources, including our livestock, to steward and promote new growth on our land. We do not use any… Read More

Our Animals

Pigs:

We rotationally graze our pigs through our woodlands where they are encouraged to forage and root…  Read More

Poultry:

Our pastured egg-laying hens are raised on our farm from their second day of life.  We have a variety of heritage breeds including Rhode Island Red, White Plymouth Rock, Black Australorp, Buff Orpington, and Barred Rock. We move them weekly… Read More

Our pastured broiler chickens are heritage breed “Freedom Rangers” from GMO-free parent stock raised on our farm from their second day of life. We move them each morning… Read More

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Our Purpose

We offer life-changing apprenticeships for young men overcoming adversity. At Rockside, they have an opportunity to experience God away from the distractions and draws of modern life. While they are here, they improve their work ethic, develop personal and professional life skills, practice loving God and loving others, and learn how to lead themselves and others. A graduating apprentice is equipped to be successful in their family and in their workplace. We are not a rehab or a clinical program, we are a stepping stone for young men who are ready to leave behind a destructive past and make positive, lasting life change. Read More

About Us

We are a group of friends who share a love for farming and a love for others. Together, we farm with the purpose of changing lives and building community. Read More

The Ranch

Rockside Ranch is located on 100 acres in the Scott Valley of far Northern California. We have a large garden, fruit trees that are over 100 years old, 30 acres of pasture… Read More

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