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 Business Name Meridian Jacobs
 Owner Robin Lynde
 Address 7811 N. Meridian Road
 City Vacaville
 County Solano
 Zip 95688
 email robin@meridianjacobs.com
 Phone 707-688-3493
 Website http://www.meridianjacobs.com
 Directions From the Bay Area: I-80 to Vacaville. Take 505 North; take Midway exit. Turn right (east) on Midway Rd. Go 1.5 miles and turn left (north) on Meridian Rd. That's the 2nd stop sign. Our place is about 2 miles north of Midway Rd. If you miss 505 you can continue on I-80 to Meridian Rd. Cross the freeway and continue north on N. Meridian Rd. until you get to 7811.

From Sacramento: Take I-80 to Dixon. Take the last Dixon exit--Dixon Ave./West A exit. Don't take the first right, but turn right at the Yield Sign. That's Dixon Avenue and you will be driving toward the hills (west). Drive about 3 miles to Meridian Rd. Turn left. Meridian Jacobs is 2/10 mile from Dixon Ave.

 Hours Shop: most Thursdays, during events, by appointment
 Primary Ag Business Other (please explain below)
 Primary Ag Business--Other Jacob sheep ranch. Also weaving, spinning, sheep handling classes

 Farm or ranch acreage 10
 Activities Jacob sheep ranch. Shop on premises.

 Products Shop: Fiber, wool, meat (lamb), lambskins, other items made from Jacob sheep, woven textiles. Spinning and weaving supplies and tools.

Farm Club: Sheep CSA, members can receive a fleece, yarn, or meat.

 Events Farm Club members get hands-on sheep handling experience.

Two Open Houses each year. Meet the Sheep in April, Shearing Day in November are open to the public.

Meet the Sheep: picturesque Jacob lambs to cuddle, demonstrations of fiber arts including spinning, dyeing, felting; vendors. Limited parking, carpooling encouraged.

 Direct Agricultural Sales agriculture-related gifts/crafts
 Educational Experience classes or workshops, farm tours, participatory experience
 Entertainment festivals and fairs, special events
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