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Hearst Ranch Beef – Aramark at the Anaheim Convention Center Partnership Story at TRADESHOWWEEK.COM

Aramark Beefs Up Anaheim Offerings
Rachel Wimberly — Tradeshow Week, 8/13/2009 3:22:00 PM

The Anaheim Convention Center recently purchased a herd of cattle for its food service provider, Aramark, from Hearst Ranch in San Simeon, Calif., the nation’s largest single-source supplier of free-range, all-natural, grass-fed and grass-finished beef.

According to ACC officials, the purchase of 75 cattle is a first among convention centers [...]

Friday, August 14, 2009|News|

Hearst Ranch Beef – Aramark at the Anaheim Convention Center Partnership Story at EXHIBITORONLINE.COM

From Exhibitor Online – Click Here For The Complete Article.

8/6/2009 – ARAMARK at The Anaheim Convention Center recently purchased a herd of cattle from Hearst Ranch, the nation’s largest single-source supplier of free-range, all-natural, grass-fed and grass-finished beef. The purchase of 75 cattle, represents a first among convention centers, and is the most recent enhancement to the [...]

Friday, August 7, 2009|News|

Convention Center beefs up menu with its own cows

Convention Center beefs up menu with its own cows
by Sarah Tully

Anaheim Convention Center’s food director was frustrated that supplies often ran low on free-range beef for his environmentally friendly menu.

So, he decided to ask the city to buy him a herd of cattle.

“I said, ‘I’m going to buy the whole cows.’ That’s what we did. We bought the [...]

Friday, August 7, 2009|News|

Meat Trade News Daily Article Regarding The Hearst Ranch, Anaheim Convention Center

United States – New player in beef trade
From Meat Trade News Daily

Anaheim Convention Center’s food director was frustrated that supplies often ran low on free-range beef for his environmentally friendly menu.

So, he decided to ask the city to buy him a herd of cattle.

“I said, ‘I’m going [...]

Thursday, August 6, 2009|News|

Exhibit City Article about Hearst Ranch, Anaheim Convention Center Partnership

Aramark sources beef, provides sustainability in Anaheim
WRITTEN BY EXHIBIT CITY NEWS

ARAMARK at The Anaheim Convention Center recently purchased a herd of cattle from Hearst Ranch, the nation’s largest single-source supplier of free-range, all natural, grass-fed and grass-finished beef. The purchase of 75 cattle, represents a first among convention centers and is the most recent enhancement to the facility’s industry-leading sustainability practices.

The Anaheim [...]

Wednesday, August 5, 2009|News|

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|

Hearst Ranch Beef On Apesphere

Belly of the Beast
By Christine Arena
The original story can be found at Apesphere

The stocks of major U.S. meat companies plunged last week in the wake of reports tying the swine flu outbreak to conditions inside confined animal feeding operations (CAFOs). Shares of Smithfield Foods – a company with CAFOs in Mexico that have been scrutinized in connection [...]

Wednesday, May 6, 2009|News|