Steve & Stella Zindl started with 4 Ringneck and 2 Golden Pheasants as a backyard hobby in Brown Deer, Wisconsin.
The farm moved to Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin.
Oak Ridge grew to 6 acres and 2,200 birds were raised.
Steve & Stella purchased 75 acres in Sussex, Wisconsin and 8,000 birds were raised.
Steve & Stella sold the farm to Jim & Lynn Zindl. The farm raised 37,000 birds that year.
Jim grew Oak Ridge to raise 100,000 birds a year.
Jim and son Tim purchased 157 acres in Ixonia, Wisconsin. Construction of pens and pole buildings and transfer of equipment began.
Oak Ridge Pheasant Ranch moved to Ixonia, Wisconsin.
Tim and his wife Kim, purchased Oak Ridge Pheasant Ranch from Jim & Lynn Zindl.
Oak Ridge Pheasant Ranch produced 150,000 birds.
A milestone is reached as Hunter’s Creek Club in Metamora Michigan purchases their one millionth pheasant from us. Our relationship with them has lasted over fifty years and spans three generations!
The Oak Ridge Pheasant Ranch was featured in On Wisconsin Outdoors
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Steve & Stella Zindl
Tim & Jim Zindl
Tim & Kim Zindl