LIVIN' THE LAND

AN OFF-ROAD LIVIN' SERIES

HONORING YOUR WORK

This isn’t a collection of far-fetched stories—for these Can-Am owners, it’s life. Take a never-before-seen look into what drives the next generation of pioneers from sunrise to sunset. From ranchers to farmers and those with a close connection to their land, hear what makes their journey so rewarding. It’s the life they’ve built against all odds—one step, one bruise, one win at a time. We’re proud to bring you these stories and share a new perspective on living the land.

Episode 1

5 MARYS FARMS - Giving up Silicon Valley suburbia for real ranch livin'

Carhartt-wearing, lamb-pulling, small-town business owner Mary Heffernan, her husband Brian, and four daughters (all named Mary!) once called Silicon Valley home. Mary and Brian—an attorney—flourished as small business owners, and planned to raise their family in the suburbs.

5 MARYS FARMS

Today, Mary leads a new—but much larger—enterprise, 5 Marys Farms. She leads all aspects of the family ranch, now marketing, packaging, and shipping ranch-raised beef, pork, and lamb across the country. From their farm to their rural storefront—and directly to customers.

Episode 2

Alex Templeton - Third generation farmer / rancher / hunter

Born and raised on the family farm in northwest Missouri, Alex Templeton is and always has been a true rancher. From an early age, she was at her dad’s side and learning all aspects of farming and ranching work. After growing up within that rural life, she left to pursue a college degree.

ALEX TEMPLETON

Achieving her goal and getting her degree, Alex returned to life on the ranch—and started to make her mark in modernizing the family business. Land management is a passion, growing mature Whitetails and bowhunting are some of her favorite hobbies. New school ranching & old school work ethic.

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