Beef program pilot
Grass-fed and pasture-raised beef program moving to pilot phase
BISMARCK, N.D. — A tender rib-eye steak and a western meadowlark normally aren’t connected, but that will soon change as the Nation Audubon Society embarks on a pilot program, “Conservation ...
Grass-fed cattle filling a growing niche
Grass-fed meat has grown more popular recently among consumers
DELEON SPRINGS, Fla. — Cow No. 150, her pregnant belly bulging, nosed around rancher David Strawn's pickup hoping to find something good to eat in the bed of the truck. For ...
Organic beef has environmental impact
Environmental agencies filed a notice of appeal concerning permit
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Florida is one of the country’s largest producers of cattle, and the growing industry is putting a strain on the environment. In September, two environmental agencies ...
Feeding demand for grass-fed dairy cattle
Klaphake grazes cattle by daily transferring them to different grass patches
MELROSE, Minn. — When Neal Klaphake needs to round up his herd of 80 dairy cows, he turns to a trusted cattle call. "Come, boss," the farmer yells. "When I holler ...
Organic milks grass-fed for all it’s worth
Grass-fed milk marks consumer tastes that are transforming food
For some shoppers, organic isn’t enough. They want grass-fed milk. The pricey milk is not only organic. It comes from cows fed mostly grass, and never corn and soy. Organic Valley ...