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The beloved pink scallop resurfaces — deliciously

Jones Family Farms on Lopez Island works through regulations and harvesting challenges to bring back ‘singing scallops,’ and Seattle chefs are eating them up.   “FARMING IS VIOLENT. Shellfish farming is nurturing,” observes Nick Jones, who engages in both on Lopez Island. Nick and Sarah Jones run Jones Family Farms, where they raise grass-fed, free-range […]

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King 5 News ~ Rare Northwest delicacy making a comeback in Puget Sound

Divers off the shores of Lopez Island are searching the depths of Puget Sound for a rare delicacy that hasn’t surfaced here for more than 20 years. “It’s like nothing you’ve ever eaten before,” said Nick Jones, owner of Jones Family Farms. “It’s a unique experience.” Singing Pink Scallops were fashionable in upscale restaurants all […]

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JFF is featured in Bounty!

The book, BOUNTY – Lopez Island Farmers, Food, and Community, honors Lopez Islands Farms and Farmers. Stunning color images from each farm accompany a story panel with farmer portraits, profiles and a farm-fresh recipe. Look for both entries for the Family Farm and Shellfish Farm & Hatchery.

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