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Grass fed Beef Bone Broth

Since you're reading a blog, on a Grass Fed Beef website, chances are you have at least heard of bone broth. Maybe you have tried it or maybe even made your own bone broth on the stove or in the slow cooker. If you have, you understand that it can be a multi day...

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True Cost of Pork

So Many Pigs, So Little Fresh Air.   Most farmers make great neighbors. But if your farm includes thousands of pigs confined to buildings, and stinky outdoor anaerobic lagoons to hold all the pig waste, it's difficult to be neighborly.   A jury just...

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Reducing Mechanical Tillage

The invention of the plow was a key development in human history. It allowed the mass cultivation of land to grow food. Nevertheless, in hindsight, it was a case of overstepping nature's guidelines.   In all but the most brittle environments, nature covers...

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Is The Grass Green Enough?

Despite all the talk about cows being a major culprit in our weather woes, cattle, AND thus humans eating beef, can be a force for good in the world. The negatives associated with cattle are a management matter rather than an inherent cow issue.   Throughout all...

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Beware of Beef Labels

Grassfed or Grass Finished Beef? As the public has become more aware that "grassfed" beef has greater health benefits than the "feedlot" beef typically found in supermarkets and restaurants, advertising word games have begun. In fact, "grassfed beef" is starting to...

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Farm Pollution

NOAA scientists are reporting that this summer's dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico, at the mouth of the Mississippi River, is the largest ever recorded - 8,776 square miles. That is approximately the size of the state of New Jersey.   The dead zone occurs because...

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