Monthly Archives: April 2008

Citizen Beef – Hearst Ranch Beef in Meat and Poultry

Citizen beef

At Hearst Ranch, cattle are “biological pieces in a biological system”

(, April 22, 2008)
by Steve Bjerklie
The owners and managers of Hearst Ranch in California could be forgiven for thinking that obtaining certification from the Humane Farm Animal Care organization that Hearst’s grass-fed beef operation meets humane-handling standards would be a good thing indeed. Especially in the [...]

Tuesday, April 22, 2008|News|

Xanamoo – Hearst Ranch Beef in the Santa Barbara Independent

By Jill Johnson

Thursday, April 3, 2008

Images and thoughts of San Simeon and the castle loosely ascribed as Xanadu do not usually bring the word “natural” to mind. Perhaps they should. The Hearst family has been raising cattle on the Central Coast since 1865. Hearst cattle are grass-fed, humanely raised, and never given growth hormones or antibiotics. The result is [...]

Thursday, April 3, 2008|News|