From our family to yours! You may have met Jay, Hannah and the kids (JW, Bella and Callahan) at the farmers markets over the years but J&J is a full family partnership and operation.
The Rice Family
Jack, Anne, Caleb and Levi
The Rice family splits time between the ranch in Redcrest and Davis. Jack comes from a long line of central and northern CA ranchers and met Anne while both attended UC Davis where Jack received his law degree and Anne her doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. Along with their 2 sons the Rice’s love the outdoors, riding horses, and all animals and are active in their church. Jack handles northern CA production, accounting and legal issues for J&J.
The Shipman Family
Jay, Hannah, JW, Bella and Callahan
The Shipman’s live in the mountain town of Tehachapi which serves as the base for all J&J activities. It’s a family effort with Hannah home schooling the kids giving all more freedom to “help”! Jay is responsible for southern CA production, sales, marketing, logistics and long term vision. The Shipman’s are active in their community serving at Roots Christian Fellowship and coaching youth sports.
Peter Bussman- PB Ranch
Customer Service and Marketing
Elizabeth and husband James are long time customers of J&J, meeting Jay and the family at the South Pasadena Farmers Market and are currently hosting our north Pasadena drop location. The Stephens have been married for 37 years, have three children and 1 grandchild here in southern CA, enjoy gardening, screenwriting, cooking (with J&J beef) and long walks. Elizabeth has extensive experience in customer service and relations. You can reach Elizabeth with questions or concerns at firstname.lastname@example.org or 661.972.7888
Delivery, Packing and Customer Service
Connor is a Tehachapi native, loves living in the mountains, enjoys the outdoors and is heavily involved in youth sports coaching and refereeing basketball for the Tehachapi Parks and Recreation Department. Connor loves music, attends Bakersfield City College and is active is the lives of his friends and family. "Most of all, Jesus Christ has radically changed my life and I find my joy and peace in Him and Him alone".