Monthly Archives: July 2009

The Dailygreen.com – 4 Reasons Why Grass-Fed Beef Is Better

There was an interesting piece about us in the DailyGreen.com entitled “4 Reasons Why Grass-Fed Beef Is Better”

Special thanks to Dan Shapley for meeting with Brian Kenny to discuss the Hearst Ranch Beef Program.

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For the health of the animals, the environment and you (not to mention your taste buds) grass-fed [...]

Friday, July 31, 2009|News|

ARAMARK at the Anaheim Convention Center Purchases Herd From the Renowned Hearst Ranch

ARAMARK at the ANAHEIM CONVENTION CENTER IS FIRST OF ITS KIND TO SOURCE OWN BEEF; PURCHASES OWN LIVESTOCK FROM RENOWNED HEARST RANCH

p. Pilot program is venue’s boldest sustainable food & beverage initiative yet

ANAHEIM, CA (July 18, 2009) – ARAMARK at The Anaheim Convention Center today announced the purchase of a herd of cattle from Hearst Ranch, the nation’s largest [...]

Monday, July 20, 2009|News|

Hearst Ranch Beef On California Country TV

Tracy Sellers at California Country TV shot a feature on Hearst Ranch Beef in 2007.A special thanks to the folks at the California Farm Bureau For their help with this. Here is the original article at the California Country website.

Here is the video:

Friday, July 17, 2009|News|

Prime Time For Steak Lovers: Wall Street Journal

An interesting article regarding the current glut of USDA prime beef appeared in the Wall Street Journal on 7/15/09. It features a great passage contrasting Grass-fed beef with USDA prime (heavily marbled) beef:

By contrast, grass-fed meat, which comes from cattle that haven’t been fattened on grain towards the end of their lives, rarely earns the prime grade because it tends to be less [...]

Thursday, July 16, 2009|News|