In 2014 JRS Country Acres was recognized and awarded the Green Professional designation from the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council in the Green Masters Program.  As a Green Professional, JRS Country Acres has taken actions within 9 sustainability areas (water, waste, energy, climate change, transportation, supply chain, governance, workforce and community).  JRS Country Acres is one of a handful of small, independently owned family farms in Wisconsin to be recognized by the Green Masters Program.



Some Sustainability Actions:

    •  Locally sourced packaging supplies
    • Energy efficient lighting and equipment on the farm
    • Comprehensive recycling program
    • Composted manure is returned to neighboring fields
    • Entire workforce is from Lake Mills area (i.e. hyper local workforce)