Pastured Eggs 101

Pastured Eggs 101

Mariel EggsSaturday, Sept. 16 | 10 a.m.-Noon

Hosts: Mariel Barreras

Barreras Family Farm

Address: 11564 County Rd P30 | Blair, NE 68008


Mariel Barreras operates Barreras Family Farm, in Washington County, Nebraska, raising cattle, pigs, chickens, turkeys and pastured eggs, along with seasonal fruit and vegetables marketed through a CSA. They also run a farm-to-table market in Omaha, The Barreras Farm Market, that sells their products and the products of nearby farms.

Lunch will follow the field day.

See & Discuss:

  • Fundamentals of pastured egg production
  • Preventing predation
  • Fencing
  • Pricing and market viability
  • Sales avenues

Location Notes:

Inputting the listed address will bring you to neighboring properties. Instead, enter “Barreras Family Farm” into Google Maps. The driveway is on the north side of County Road P30. Look for the Barreras Family Farm sign on the farm gate.