Archive / March, 2013

Grass-Finished beef … a perfect 10

Lower in total fat Higher in beta-carotene Higher in vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) Higher in the B-vitamins thiamin and riboflavin Higher in the minerals calcium, magnesium, and potassium Higher in total omega-3s A healthier ratio of omega-6 to omega-3 fatty acids (1.65 vs 4.84) Higher in CLA (cis-9 trans-11), a potential cancer fighter Higher in vaccenic […]

Science is proving what Grandpa knew all along.

Sweet-Tasting Grasses Speed the Growth of Cattle and Sheep and Lowers Greenhouse Gasses This past April, British Agricultural Minister Jim Paice announced the results of a new study showing that raising cattle and sheep on high-sugar grasses can lower their greenhouse gas emissions by 20 percent. Everyone benefits from the sweeter feed. The ruminants like […]

Do you seem to get sick according to the sign of the moon?

Parasites’ life cycle follow the phases of the moon. So if you experience reoccuring bouts of illness take a look at the moon and see if there is a correlation. Monday, February 25th, was a full moon. Parasites are most active during the full moon. In addition to breeding and using up vital nutrients they […]