The following farms and ranches have certified
that they meet Eatwild's
criteria for producing grassfed meat, eggs and dairy products.
Contact them directly for additional information or to buy their
All About Nature, LLC. At Stults Family Farm, Chris and Shanon, along with their three young daughters Morgan, Molly and Hannah, “raise food for the whole family” including Pastured Raised Pork, Chicken, and Grass Fed and Finished Beef.
Our pigs, chickens and beef graze the pastureland of northeastern Colorado and enjoy all the sunshine mother nature has to offer. They are never fed or given antibiotics or growth hormones. They forage in all the pasture they need and are never on anything but soil, free from chemical fertilizers, pesticides, and herbicides.
We sell half or whole hogs, whole chickens, and half, whole or quarter beef. Our meat is available at select times so be sure to check our website and reserve what you need. We will deliver, or it can be picked up at a small custom plant in Hudson, CO. Orders can be made by phone or online at our website. We accept credit cards.
Please be sure to visit our website to learn more about the values and business of the Stults Family. We strive to meet your needs and enjoy raising food for you! Come visit us. We'd love to share with you what we do!
All About Nature, LLC,
Chris and Shanon Stults, 27027 County Road 45, Wray, CO 80758.
At Twister Ridge Ranch is located 10 miles east of Vinita, Oklahoma in the beautiful rolling hills of northeast Oklahoma’s Green Country, not far from the Kansas, Arkansas and Missouri borders. We are a second and third generation, family-owned ranch raising grass-fed Aberdeen Angus beef. We raise our beef naturally without using hormones, antibiotics, or grains.
Aberdeen Angus is a Scottish breed of small beef cattle that are well proportioned with a more compact, smaller frame size. They offer all the advantages of Angus cattle but in a smaller package; heavily muscled, quality carcass, with typically larger rib eyes per 100 pounds of body weight than the larger Angus.
We offer whole beef at two years of age, delivered to a quality USDA inspected meat processor near Big Cabin, Oklahoma. Current pricing as of 3/27/2018 is $3.40 per pound of hanging weight, averaging 300 to 450 pounds. For more information or to order a beef call (281) 468-5881 or e-mail us at email@example.com.
At Twister Ridge Ranch, Alanna Frank, 430799 E 220 Road, Vinita, OK 74301. (281) 468-5881.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: TwisterRidgeRanch.com.
BF Farms, also known as Benkendorf Family Farms, is located in Enid, Oklahoma. The farm has been around since 1921. Our family's vision is to bring healthy eating to every individual and home. Our goal is to provide the highest quality beef and lamb through a 100% grass-fed diet, holistic farming, and composite breeding.
We offer beef by the whole, half, quarter, and eighth beef. We also offer ground beef packages, whole lamb, and lamb sausage.
Feel free to contact us or visit our website for more information.
BF Farms, LLC., Jayne Benkendorf, 8400 E. Phillips Avenue, Enid, OK 73701.
Black Cat Barnyard, LLC raises pastured pork, grass fed beef, grass fed lamb, pastured chicken, turkey and free-range eggs.
Our farming philosophy includes fresh air, sunshine, and loving care. We rotate our animals onto fresh pasture throughout the growing season to improve their health, soil life and happiness. We do not inject our animals with hormones, steroids, or unnecessary antibiotics. We do not spray or use any chemicals on our farm including any herbicides, pesticides or insecticides.
Our beef is 100% grass fed from start to finish. Our pork is raised on pasture and in woodland and supplemented with organic produce. We get a dark orange yolk in our eggs from allowing our laying hens to truly free-range during daylight hours on pasture. Sign up for our newsletter to get a virtual farm tour at www.blackcatbarnyard.com.
You can feel good about buying from our farm because you are supporting humane farming practices that result in local, higher-quality products. Customers are welcome to visit the farm to help build that connection between farm to table.
You can order online and pick up at our farm, meet us at Joplin Empire Market, or sign up for home delivery. We also plan to expand delivery to:
- Kansas City
Contact us for details!
Black Cat Barnyard, LLC, Shane or Rachael Ferguson, 1523 N Black Cat Road, Joplin, MO 64801. 918-808-5139 (Shane), 417-850-6036 (Rachael).
Borntrager Dairy specializes in grass fed raw dairy products including milk, cheese, cream, butter, yogurt, and kefir. Also selling grass fed beef.
We feed our dairy cows no grain and supplement them with fodder (barley sprouts) thru the winter. Our cows are Dutch Belted cows. We like them for their great ability to graze and dual purpose for meat as well.
Borntrager Dairy, Loyd and Arlene Borntrager, 10610 South Halstead Street, Hutchinson, KS 67501. (620) 615-2211.
E-mail: email@example.com. Website: http://borntragerdairy.com.
Bryant Family Farm is a family-owned and -operated business in Jackson County, Kansas. We serve the Leavenworth, Lawrence, Olathe, Topeka, Manhattan, and St. Mary's areas. We provide our customers a healthier alternative to commercially produced beef, pork, lamb, chicken, turkey, egg and dairy products and we enjoy teaching others about healthy eating.
Our beef is grass-fed without medication or growth hormones - everything our beef eats is recognizable: green pasture.
Enjoying a diet without any medicines, hormones, or other harmful chemicals, our plump, tender, pasture-raised broilers are a nutritional feast. Their grain is specially-formulated to produce the best chicken possible.
Our natural pork is pasture-raised and fed a special blend feed. We take extra care of our hogs to ensure nutritious, tender meat for your family.
Friendly turkeys love to see us arrive with the feed bucket. These hormone- and antibiotic-free turkeys enjoy fresh pasture every day in addition to their specialty feed, which includes nutritious vitamins and minerals.
Our herd of Katahdin sheep enjoy pasture, shepherded from predators by our Great Pyrenees dog. Delicious lamb meat for your family.
Our fresh, hand-milked cow and goat milk is very nutritious and helps keep the body healthy with natural antibodies, vitamins and minerals. Our diary cows and goats are fed a minimal amount of grain each day to ensure their good health.
Bryant Family Farm, Tom and Dana Bryant, Topeka KS. (785) 872.BEEF.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.bryantfamilyfarm.com.
At C&M McGinnis Grass-Fed Beef, we have the right genetics with our Black Angus breed to make great quality beef. They are moderately-framed, large-gutted cattle that have had no hormones, antibiotics, wormers or grain.
We handle our calves in a low-stress environment, which helps make the meat more tender. The calves are rotated every 1–2 days during the grass-growing season. They are supplemented with alfalfa hay and a variety of annual crops including oats, rye and clover. Extra effort is put in these calves to make then as healthy and tasty as possible.
The calves from our closed herd are raised on our farm from birth to processing time.
Transparency, sustainability, the greater good, right values and being authentic are our core values. God created the cattle and gave us the privilege to take care of them and we take that seriously.
Farm visits are welcomed. Only 55 miles south of Kansas City. For more information, find us at our website or on business Facebook or call Clark at (913) 757-3997 or Marylin at (913) 522-7906. Also notice we have freezer meat for sale at our farm and/or we will deliver it to Kansas City at a central location on the 21st of each month. This meat is sold at wholesale prices to allow you to try it out before purchasing a whole, half or quarter beef.
To a healthier you! Clark and Marylin McGinnis Thank You!
C & M Grass-fed Beef, Marylin McGinnis, 17820 East 1650 Road, Pleasanton KS 66075. (913) 757-3997.
E-mail: email@example.com. Website: https://www.cmmcginnisgrassfedbeef.com/. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/allnturalgrassfedbeef/
The Chapman Creek Cattle Company finishes its certified grassfed beef cattle the old fashioned way—in the pasture, naturally. Our mission is to provide the highest quality grassfed beef to our customers. We sell our beef by the side and make the buying experience as easy as possible.
We take orders year round and provide special pricing for cattle that are processed for delivery in the spring and fall each year. We provide free delivery to the metro Kansas City and northeast and central Kansas areas. For pricing and availability please see our web site or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All of our natural beef is certified grassfed by the American Grassfed Association. That means you can be assured our cattle have never received antibiotics or hormones and are finished on our native pastures. These cattle are 100% grassfed and never in a feedlot environment. All of our cattle are processed one at a time in a federally inspected processing plant.
Our certified grassfed beef is naturally lean, yet tender and flavorful, something only a truly natural product can provide. Grassfed beef has a firm texture and distinctively rich flavor you are sure to enjoy.
Certified grassfed beef is the delicious healthy choice. Cattle that eat just grass have higher ratios of omega fatty acids that reduce the risk of health problems. Only fish and olive oil have higher ratios of omega fatty acids. A healthy acid known as CLA is formed in the rumen of cattle when they only eat grass. The primary benefit of CLA is converting human body fat into lean muscle.
The Chapman Creek Cattle Company is owned by Clark and Susan Duffy. Our ranch is located in the western edge of the Flint Hills on the banks of Chapman Creek near Abilene. We also work with Glen and Patricia Everhart who own JOE’S Ranch in the eastern edge of the Flint Hills just north of Topeka.
For additional information please visit our website or contact us by e-mail or phone. Stay Slim–Be Healthy: Eat Grassfed Beef. Thanks, Clark.
Chapman Creek Cattle Company, Clark Duffy, 1501 SW Boswell Avenue, Topeka KS 66604. (785) 220-9808.
E-mail: email@example.com. Website: www.kansasgrassfedbeefcompany.com.
Coyote Creek Ranch is a seed-stock source
for grass finish beef in North Central Kansas. The Korbs have been
raising cattle in Jewell County since 1870. Learn more about the history
of the ranch and the operation on our website.
We are primarily in the business of raising seedstock
for other producers wanting to produce a grass based product. However,
we have a few beeves available (smallest amount is 1/4) late spring
and early fall. We also have grass fed Katahdin sheep. These sheep are
known for their exceptional meat. Call Louise (785-647-5451) for details.
We offer a bed and breakfast and lodging for your
livestock. Come stay awhile and interact with the people and the animals.
Coyote Creek Ranch, Sandra or Louise Korb, One
Coyote Drive, Burr Oak KS 66936. (785) 647-5465.
Dale Family Farms is a small farm owned and managed by two generations of Dales. Located in South Central Kansas, we are striving to be sustainable. To do this, we have learned that we must better utilize our resources through improved grazing practices and reduced reliance on fuel and equipment. Over the last few years, we have realized that letting our animals remain in their natural environment—doing what they do best, grazing—is the key to sustainability.
Our beef comes from cattle that are finished on a strict forage diet of legumes, grasses, and forbs. The beef we sell contains no synthetic growth hormones and no antibiotics. When prepared properly, we have found that grass-finished beef is as tender as grain-fed beef with a much richer, fuller, beef flavor. Our grass-finished beef is available by the cut, wholes, halves and quarters.
Laying hens are allowed to free-range during the day, foraging for green grass, seeds and insects. This “salad bar” approach to their diet improves the flavor, texture and nutritional value of the eggs they produce.
Broilers are allowed to free-range during the day and can't even be compared to the industrial chickens you find in the store. Chicken is sold by the cut or as a whole bird.
Turkeys are also allowed to free-range during the day. They are available seasonally.
In 2010, pigs were added to the farm. Our hogs are pastured and allowed to roam tree rows near their pen, digging up roots and grass to supplement their diet. Pork is available by the cut, whole or half.
Dale Family Farms also carries goat and grassfed lamb.
Delivery and shipping are available.
Dale Family Farms, Kurt and Andi Dale, 526 Avenue K, Protection KS 67127. (620) 622-4473.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.dalefamilyfarms.com.
Engle Family Farms Is located in the heart of Kansas, where we have been raising beef cattle naturally for 5 generations. Our cattle are born and finished right here on our farm, living on open ranges their whole lives. No Hormones, No Antibiotics ever.
We offer: Grass Fed Side, Split Side, or Whole Beef
For Sale: American Grass Fed Certified Angus based Feeders.
Call us with questions or to place an order.
Our hope is that our family can help your family by providing you with high quality meat at reasonable prices. We look forward to hearing from you.
—Howard and Melissa Engle
Engle Family Farms, Howard Engle, 3353 Gulf Road Abilene Ks 67410. 785-258-0507
E-mail: email@example.com. Website: www.englefamilyfarms.com.
Every Living Thing Farm specializes in raising food to a higher standard by using small scale, regenerative farming practices and humane animal care. We value providing great tasting, high quality food for our customers. We currently offer:
- Beyond Organic Forest-Raised Pork: Our pigs rotationally forage in the woods where they run, roll, root, and play. In addition to the leaves, nuts, and bugs they eat, we supplement their diet with Organic, non-GMO feed. We sell whole/half hogs and individual retail cuts.
- Pasture-Raised Chicken: We raise Cornish Cross chickens in Salatin-style tractors and move them to fresh ground 2–3 times per day where they have access to grass and insects along with non-GMO feed. We sell whole chickens and individual retail cuts.
All our products are available for direct purchase. Please visit our website or contact us by text, phone, or email. Delivery may be available.
You can find us Saturday mornings at the Neosho Farmer’s Market from May–October.
Follow us on Facebook and Instagram: @everylivingthingfarm.
Every Living Thing Farm, Shyanna Busch, 8308 Ivy Road, Carthage, MO 64836. 417-483-7788.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.everylivingthingfarm.net.
Brown Beef is located near Warrensburg, MO, about 50 miles southeast
of Kansas City. Delivery is available within a 100 mile radius including
the Kansas side of the Kansas City area.
Our family has been raising and eating grass fed
Polled Herefords in a closed herd for about 50 years. Recently we have
begun to give the cattle fresh grass daily through rotational grazing
mimicking natural herd behavior. We do not use grain, antibiotics, or
hormones. Our carbon footprint is quite small and through our rotational
grazing management we expect will become highly carbon sequestering as
the soil awakens with life and begins building topsoil naturally at a
This healthy, environmentally and humanely raised
100% grass fed beef is available as wholes, halves or split halves.
Meat is processed by Remer in Clinton and dry aged.
Farmer Brown Beef, Paul Brown, 812
Terry Dale Drive, Warrensburg MO 64093. (660) 624-1435.
Farrar Family Farm is located 50 miles south of Kansas City in Adrian, MO. We offer grass-fed, grass-finished beef, forest-raised pork, pasture-raised chicken and turkey and farm fresh eggs. Our goal is to provide you with naturally raised wholesome food using regenerative farming methods that mimic the patterns found in nature.
We use rotational grazing to raise our grass-fed, grass-finished beef. The cattle are moved daily around our farm to new pastures and fresh forage.
The meat chickens and turkeys live out on pasture in mobile coops. We move them every morning to a clean area of pasture where they can scratch and range for grasses and bugs in addition to their non-GMO feed.
What is forest-raised pork? Pigs that live in the forest! This is the ideal environment for a pig. They use their snout to root around and turn up the ground uncovering food on the forest floor. They also have access to non-GMO feed. Good bacon comes from happy pigs!
Our egg layers scratch and roam the pastures for food along with their free-choice non-GMO feed. This cooperation between the chickens and land allows for the healthiest pastures and the most nutrient-rich eggs.
Each month we make deliveries to Raymore, Lee’s Summit, South KC, and KCMO. In the summer you can find us at the Lee’s Summit Farmers Market. We sell our products as individual pieces (1 steak, 1# sausage, 1 chicken, etc.) with no minimum order. We offer bulk/wholesale options (half hog, quarter beef, etc.) or 6-month CSAs in the summer (May–October) and winter (November–April). Check out our website for prices, pictures, and information on our farming methods. Email us to place an order and follow us on Facebook or Instagram to see what’s happening around the farm!
Farrar Family Farm, LLC, Gabe & Katie Farrar, Adrian, MO 64720.
E-mail: email@example.com. Website: www.farrarfamilyfarmkc.com.
Gasper Family Farm is a small family farm
in NE Kansas between Lawrence and Kansas City. We produce 100-percent
grass-fed dairy, 100-percent grass-fed beef, pastured pork and
pastured poultry products.
All our animals are raised in a low-stress, natural
environment. We don’t use antibiotics, growth hormones, herbicides,
pesticides, synthetic fertilizer or other chemicals! We maintain animal
health with prevention and natural healing practices.
Our 100% grass-fed dairy produces great tasting,
rich, healthy milk. Our dairy products include whole cream-line
milk, skim milk, butter, cheese, yogurt, and kefir.
Our pastured pork is from unique tasting, rare heritage
breeds. We minimize the organic grain fed by providing a diet of pasture,
forage, mast, and whey. This pork is available in bulk, cuts, and whole-hog sausage.
We offer 100% grass-fed beef as bulk freezer beef,
cuts, and fancy ground beef. This is a full, rich tasting ground
beef made from the whole cow rather than what is left after taking the
Our pastured poultry products include Muscovy
Ducks and eggs from hens kept on pasture and fed organic
Gasper Family Farm, Peter and Susan Gasper, 11184 Antioch RD #337, Overland Park KS 66210. (913) 723-3838.
Goff Greengate Farm's mission is to handle the land as God intended… naturally, with good stewardship and using the most natural and sustainable products available to us at the time. We offer all-natural, pastured, grass-finished lamb and beef.
Our pastured poultry meat birds are fed organic, non-soy, non-GMO feed along with Fertrell's Poultry Nutribalancer trace minerals in addition to the fresh pasture land they are rotated onto twice each day via their "chicken tractors." Because we have chosen to process our own broiler chickens, no saline injections, additives, or preservatives are ever a part of our broiler chicken final products! Our 2013 broiler harvest dates are (tentatively) May 11, June 29, and September 28. You will also discover that our pastured free-range hens’ eggs are better than anything you’ll find in the store! You won’t have to worry about hormones and antibiotics when you purchase our livestock and products.
We want to serve you only that which we would also enjoy eating. We believe you'll enjoy natural more than ever before when you also know that you're buying local, supporting local farms, and building lasting relationships that benefit everyone involved. Thank you for supporting your local farmers!
We direct market our products using pre-orders for meat birds and lamb and beef. Chicken broilers are set for on-farm site pick-up but we do sometimes offer delivery meeting sites for additional fees.
Our location in southwest Missouri makes us within an hour's drive from Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Kansas too!
We would love to hear from you. If you have any questions or would like to talk to us about what we offer, you can call, email, or use our website's contact form... all listed below.
Goff Greengate Farm, Courtney or Michelle Goff, 17974 Lawrence 1000, Wentworth MO 64873. (417) 548-0166.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.goffgreengatefarm.com
GrassRoots Meats is committed to supplying
all natural, grass-finished, hormone and antibiotic-free beef and lamb to
health and quality conscious individuals who desire an enjoyable and
flavorful alternative to standard commodity meat products.
From birth until market our animals breathe fresh
clean air, graze on lush green grass, and drink crystal clear water.
Our business is built on the foundation of placing God and family first,
and maintaining honesty and integrity throughout all phases of our operation.
We like to think of our customers as friends and partners, and we want
you to feel comfortable about buying your meat from someone you know
and trust. Your comments and questions are welcome.
GrassRoots Meats is located in the San Juan Mountains
of southwestern Colorado, but we also have grazing leases in Oklahoma
and New Mexico. Our meat is available year round, and is shipped in
thermal lined freezer boxes. We can ship quite reasonably throughout
the entire United States. Your meat will arrive still frozen and
ready to put into your freezer.
Our meat is dry-aged and USDA inspected. Select
the individual retail cuts that you want or choose from one of our many
packages. The meat is vacuum packaged, in stock and ready
to ship, but halves and wholes are available by advanced order only.
For more information, or to order our delicious
meat, visit our website or e-mail us. For references be sure to check
out the testimonials posted on our website.
GrassRoots Meats, PO Box 429, Pagosa
Springs CO 81147.
(970) 731-1471 or toll-free (800) 681-2260.
Graze The Prairie raises grass fed beef in the beautiful Flint Hills of South Central Kansas. We graze the cattle in the best way for the environment, moving them to fresh pasture daily during the growing season and twice weekly in the dormant. This also gives the beef great flavor!
Our cattle graze all year on native tall grass prairie range. They are never shut up in a pen or feedlot, and never implanted with hormones, nor fed any GMOs. Any animal needing antibiotics for sickness is removed from the herd and not sold through Graze The Prairie. We raise our cattle on grass, rain and sunshine!
Graze The Prairie sells at farmer's markets in the Wichita, KS area, and sells individual cuts and sides as well. We will deliver around the Wichita area free, and other areas with minimum orders. See the web site for current pricing. We sell beef year round.
Graze The Prairie, Linda Pechin-Long, Director of Sales; Keith Long, Owner, 408 West Blaine, Latham KS 67072. (316) 322-0536.
E-mail: email@example.com. Website: www.grazetheprairie.com.
Healthy Tasty Beef is raised
at Walnut Grove Farm, which has been in the family since 1935. Our grass-fed,
grass-finished operation sells only beef born and raised on these
acres in NW Arkansas. We offer overnight shipping by ground to the Kansas
Our pure-bred Hereford cattle are grazed
in pastures of mixed grass. The summer pastures are primarily Bermuda
grass, White Clover, Red Clover and Lespedeza. Late winter and spring
find the cattle feeding on Annual Rye Grass, Wheat and Fescue. Cattle
being prepared for harvest in the winter time are supplemented with
top quality alfalfa hay. We use managed intensive grazing and
never graze forage older than second stage growth. Cattle drink
clear fresh water from tanks in their pastures, not water from ponds
they've been standing in.
Our beef is rich in Omega-3 fatty acids,
beta carotene, vitamin E and CLA. They are raised free of stress.
No grains, hormones, or antibiotics are used in producing this meat for
you. Our farming methods are environmentally friendly. No pesticides
are used on our pastures. Meat is USDA certified, vacuum sealed
and flash frozen. The great flavor is rich and robust.
We invite you to visit our website to
check out our offerings.
Healthy Tasty Beef from Walnut Grove Farm, Bob Landsaw, Jr., sales, 14481 Dawn Hill Road, Siloam Springs AR 72761.
At Hedgewood Farms, our mission is to provide premium quality beef, poultry and produce, practicing humane and sustainable farming. We provide local families with real, healthy and delicious whole food choices. Our products have no hormones or antibiotics.
Our ground beef is 100% grass fed and grass finished, and contains a significant portion of premium steak cuts, further increasing the quality of the final product. Our customer families can definitely taste the difference.
Egg-laying hens are truly free-range and supplemental grain is 100% organic / non-GMO. We don't rely on chemical fertilizers, herbicides or pesticides. Instead, we combine rotational grazing, poly-farming and strategic biodiversity to control weeds and soil quality.
We invite you to visit our website and become a Hedgewood Farms’ family. Be proud of the food you eat and most importantly, taste the difference!
Hedgewood Farms, LLC, Adam Call, Marla Biggs, Brian Biggs, Paola, KS 66071. (913) 259-7949.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.hedgewoodfarms.com.
Homespun Hill Farm, located 13 miles south of Lawrence, KS and 30 miles west of Olathe, KS., is farmed by "Farmer Debbie," with lots of great help from family, friends and neighbors. Our grass-fed beef and grass-fed lamb are 100% finished on mineral-rich soils, raised with no antibiotics nor growth hormones.
E-mail Farmer Debbie to reserve your deliciously-marbled quarter or half beef, or succulent whole lamb. Individual cuts are also available at the farm by appointment; in Laurence; or sign up on our website for our farm newsletter to receive updates on dates and times when supply is available across the seasons for delivery to Olathe.
Homespun Hill Farm, Debbie Yarnell, 137 E 1400 Road, Baldwin City KS 66006. (785) 979-3077.
E-mail: email@example.com. Website: www.homespunhillfarm.com.
Jako Farm is a grass-based farm near Hutchinson, Kansas featuring pastured meats and raw, all-grass dairy products. All are raised and produced without the use of chemicals, synthetic hormones, or GMOs. We believe in healthy soil, healthy animals, and healthy people.
We operate a grass-only dairy, giving the milk the maximum amount of CLA and omega-3s. In addition to raw, all-grass milk we produce a variety of other raw, all-grass dairy products: cream, butter, yogurt, kefir, cheeses, and dairy. At this time, all of our fresh fluid milk is A2/A2.
We also proudly raise all-grass beef and lamb and pastured pork and poultry. All are available whole or by the cut in our farm store.
Jako Farm, 6003 E. Eales Road, Hutchinson KS 67501. Please call to schedule your first appointment. (620) 663-1470.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.jakofarm.com
Janzen Family Farms produces 100% grass-fed beef from
Angus adapted to the region. We raise them to meet or exceed criteria
established by the USDA for the “grass (forage) fed marketing
claim standard.” Our 100% grass-fed Angus are pastured
every day. They are hormone-free; vaccines and potential medications
are kept to a bare minimum. We reserve the use of antibiotics for special
cases. They are slaughtered at a small, state-inspected, family-run
meat locker near the farm.
We are moving toward more sustainability: Our
cropland is now certified organic and our virgin prairie was certified
organic in 2008 by the Oklahoma State Department of Agriculture. We
use crop rotation, cover crops, organic fertilizer, rotational grazing,
careful water management. We freshly stone-mill certified organic wheat
To maintain financial viability, we also use our
pre-existing conventional cattle-feeding facilities. Feedlot manure is
used as fertilizer in our soil-building program. We keep our conventional
cattle strictly separated from our direct-marketed 100% grass-fed animals.
You can purchase by the cut, in discounted “packs,” or
in bulk. You can pick up, or we deliver in the Newton, Wichita, Emporia,
Topeka and Lawrence areas. We sell at farmers markets and retailers.
Janzen Family Farms, John Janzen or Norm Oeding,
Farm Manager, 15076
NW 180th Street, Newton KS 67114. (316) 799-2670.
E-mail: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
jjjmgrassfedbeef.com, located near Truman Lake in West Central Missouri, is owned and operated by 3rd and 4th generation family farmers. After the Civil War, both Union and Confederate soldiers settled the countryside and area became known as "Golden Valley." Soft rolling hills and spring-fed creeks blended into large parcels of un-treed, open farmland in the Grand River Basin. John Jurgensmeyer and his fraternal twin Ben purchased their property near Melrose, MO in 1919. Today John's grandchildren and great-grandchildren operate the family farm that has been Certified Organic since 1997.
We primarily raise Angus and Hereford for their superior marbling characteristics. Our grass fed natural beef cattle forage on continually rotated fresh pastures, and never receive synthetic growth hormones. Our protocol is to never use any antibiotics unless absolutely necessary for the animal's health and welfare. Our pastures are never treated with artificial fertilizers, herbicides or pesticides. We cut and bale our own red clover, lespedeza, fescue and orchard grass hay into those big round bales we roll out in winter.
We have animals available year round and offer either Quarter, Half, or Whole Beef. Our beef is processed in a small, family-owned USDA inspected facility and is dry-aged for a minimum of 14–21 days. It is then cut into ground beef, steaks, roasts, brisket, and soup bones for those who want a healthy cut of beef on hand when they need it.
We are committed to providing 100% pure grass fed beef that our customers can feel good about feeding to their families. We like to think of our customers as friends and partners, and we want you to feel comfortable about buying your meat from someone you know and trust.
jjjmgrassfedbeef.com, Larry or Eugene Jurgensmeyer, 852 SW 1001, Montrose MO 64770. (913) 744-5827.
E-mail: email@example.com. Website: www.jjjmgrassfedbeef.com.
Jubilee Farm is a third
generation Kansas farm that "strives to regenerate the soil while
producing superior quality lamb strictly from lush grasses and
legumes." Their sheep are always on pasture, which is not treated
with herbicides or pesticides. The animals are free of antibiotics,
synthetic hormones, and vaccinations.
Lambs are sold in the fall by
the half or whole. Sausage is available as well. "Lamb is easy
to cook, but we are glad to help with preparation ideas. Contact us
for more information." They also sell their Katahdin hair sheep
Jubilee Farm, Laura and Doug Fortmeyer, 2285
Falcon Road, Fairview KS 66425. (785) 467-8041.
The Lazy Heart D herds of Bison and Beefmaster
cattle graze the cool and warm season grasses of the glaciated region
of the Flint Hills. This permits the natural grazing and roaming behaviors
that result in a healthy, content animal and a good natural product
for you and your family. No hormones or antibiotics are given our animals.
Our grass finished bison is available in traditional
cuts of meat. Our grass finished beef is available in halves or
split halves. Visitors are welcome. Please call or e-mail for directions
Lazy Heart D Bison/Beefmasters, Ed and Susan Dillinger, 17455
Pauling Run Road, Westmoreland KS 66549. (785) 456-9465.
Legacy Ranch is situated in the rolling hills of the Ozark mountains in the 4-states region of SW Missouri, NE Oklahoma, NW Arkansas and SE Kansas. We are a grower of all natural grass-fed and grass-finished Belted Galloway Beef. Belted Galloway are one of the oldest breeds of cattle and have the least amount of backfat, next to the Buffalo. Scientific studies have shown numerous health benefits to Belted Galloway beef.
All our animals are raised on rich legume pastures with no grain, fresh water and are managed humanely and with low stress at all times. Our cattle are not given growth hormones, steroids, pesticides, or antibiotics and our farm follows organic procedures, we are looking into certification but are not certified at present.
We have animals available year round and offer either a half or whole beef, and always have premium beltie hamburger available for purchase. Our animals are ready for processing around 24 months of age and are generally dry aged for up to 21 days. All processing is USDA inspected. If purchasing a half or whole animal, you select the cuts you want. Beef can be vacuum packed or double freezer wrapped, your choice.
Legacy Ranch, LLC, Neosho, MO. (417) 207-1234.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.belties.net.
The MJ Ranch is a 670-acre ranch that produces
100% grass fed/finished natural Angus beef. Cattle are raised
using humane, sustainable farming practices with no synthetic pesticides
or herbicides used on pastures. Cattle are rotated on lush green pastures
during the summer and our own high quality brome and alfalfa hay is
rolled out on the pastures during the winter months—thus our
beeves are never confined in a feedlot. They are given no growth hormones
Health benefits of grass fed beef are awesome! It
is low in saturated fat (comparable to bison) and high in Omega 3s,
CLA, Vitamin A and E, Beta Carotene, etc. Check it out! This nutritious
beef can be purchased at the Community Mercantile in Lawrence.
We personally sell sides from June through December,
by hanging weight. Orders are taken by phone year-round to assure beef
Gourmet ground beef is available all year directly
from the ranch. Free delivery, at a central location, in Lawrence once
a month—with orders of 10 pounds or more! We take a young market
steer, keep out only the loin and rib, and grind the rest into deluxe
hamburger. Call, See, and Taste!
MJ Ranch, Mark, Melvin and Joyce Williams, 3380 Wild Horse Road, Lawrence KS 66044. (785) 865-2503 (Melvin and Joyce) or (785) 766-6043 (Mark).
Moore Ranch is a family
ranch in Southwest Kansas which produces grass-fed longhorn beef,
pastured poultry, and eggs.
longhorn cattle are grazed out on the ranch grasses which Mother Natures
supplies. They are not fed any hormones, chemicals or low-level
antibiotics. Longhorn beef has been studied by Texas A&M and
found to be lower in saturated fats than other breeds. The flavorful
longhorn beef also has less cholesterol and calories than chicken.
Halves, split halves and other meat are available.
Our youngest son, Laramie, raises chickens,
eggs and honey. The broilers are pasture fed. Broilers
are available at the ranch as well as eggs from his hens which run
freely around the ranch barnyard and nearby grasslands.
We are very cognizant of the effect our livestock
have on the environment and strive to work with the resources available
at the ranch to bring you the best product. Our main goal is to maintain
an ecosystem which supports not only the livestock but the prairie,
wild animals, air, water and soil as well.
Visitors are welcome to
visit and see how we use rotational grazing to enhance the cattle as
well as wildlife, rangeland, and the surrounding environment.
Moore Ranch, Joe and Nancy Moore, 2933 CR E, Bucklin
KS 67834. (620) 826-3649.
Morrison Beef sells only 100% grass finished beef with no synthetic hormones or antibiotics added. Sides and split sides available.
Morrison Beef, David and Beth Morrison,
Morrisons Grassroots Beef, 1717 E. Stimmel Road, Salina
Murray Farms delivers the highest quality
grass fed beef available. To that end, we offer this guarantee:
if you don't like it, we'll replace it or refund your money!
We are not certified organic but strictly adhere
to no grain, no antibiotics, no hormones, no man-made land additives.
We are located in Kansas, close to Nebraska, and will deliver to Kansas, Nebraska,
We offer beef only in these ways:
a) Live animal delivered to the processing facility;
b) Hanging on the rail at the processor;
c) Processed at the facility according to buyers instructions;
d) Cut, wrapped and frozen as "mixed" quarters (some front
and rear), halves and
Our product is available now.
Murray Farms, Dwight Murray, 321
E Main Street, Mankato KS 66956. (785) 534-2587.
E-mail: email@example.com. Website: www.kansasgreengrassbeef.com.
Oak Creek Bison raises
and sells grassfed American Bison.
Our animals graze year round on the same native grasses
that bison have lived on for centuries. In the winter months, their feed
is supplemented with native prairie hay and alfalfa cubes. The animals
are given NO growth hormones or drugs. Parasite control is obtained by
using diatomaceous earth administered in the alfalfa cubes.
In addition to the traditional cuts of meat, we also
have available a chopped and formed 100% grassfed Bison Jerky, which
does not require refrigeration. Bison skulls and hides are also available.
Oak Creek Bison, Steve or Darla Mitchell, 8217
SW Tolin Road, Auburn KS 66402-9518. (785) 256-2766.
PlayHaven Farm LLC is east of Kansas City, MO, a few miles north of I–70. A sustainable farm, I welcome new client-friends! My website abounds with information about the farm and this journey into the world of healthy food (and sustainable building).
I do not ship food products at this time and would LOVE to have you come visit us at the farm to enjoy a little nature.
I will ship some non-food items for sale via the website.
As a person with multiple food sensitivities, I am dedicated to providing food that people like me can eat without fear:
- Grass-fed/finished Belted Galloway beef, retail from the farm and Cowpooled. (You buy a share in a whole, half, or split-half live beef. It is processed at a humane USDA facility where you pick up your meat.) Organ meat and bones are available retail only.
- Aroniaberries, Blackberries, Elderberries, Paw Paws, Persimmons, Rhubarb, Strawberries, Comfrey, and Osage Oranges (Hedge Apples) are available IN SEASON (weather, et al. allowing); dates are listed on the website.
- Raw Honey is harvested late summer and is available in 4-pound, 2-pound, and 1-pound glass jars and 12-ounce, BPA-free, plastic inverted squeeze bottles. Ask about other bee products (like propolis and beeswax) and getting started with your own hive.
All raised in sustainable ways without the ‘icides’ (insecticides, pesticides, herbicides).
I want to be your local farmer! Request an order form and then come visit the farm.
PlayHaven Farm LLC, Bobbi Walker, Napoleon MO 64074. (816) 304-3317.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.PlayHavenGreen.com OR www.PlayHavenFarm.com. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlayHavenFarm.
Renaissance Farms, Ltd. has
pastured Galloway beef (an old Scottish breed), pastured chickens,
and free-range eggs. The beef and eggs are available year round.
Poultry is in season from May through September, with ordering beginning
in March. The products are sold at the farm. Eggs are also available
at the Emporia Farmer's Market during market season.
Renaissance Farms, Judy and Bill Decker, 1800
E. 18th, Emporia KS 66801. (620) 343-6757.
River Watch Beef. Our family produces grass-fed Angus and Hereford beef animals on our pastures located near Trinchera, CO and Wyandotte County, KS (near Kansas City). We operate a cow-calf operation in Colorado and yearling steers on the Kansas pasture. Our animals are rotated to different pastures often, to ensure they are eating the best possible grasses. Our animals are responsibly raised and free range.
We’ve been a producer for 10 years and we are now offering grass-fed and grass-finished Angus beef direct to the consumer. We are currently offering whole grass-fed and grass-finished animals for sale. These animals are pasture-fed (on grass), grass-finished and grain/ruminant-free.
We will transport the live animal to the processor and help you work with the processor to have the animal processed and packaged to your specifications. We have relationships with quality processors in Colorado, Kansas and Missouri. You will be responsible for picking up the finished beef and/or having it shipped to you directly.
Our processors are small, family-owned businesses. They can dry-age your beef to your taste and there are options for how you want eat cut of beef. Please call or visit our website for questions or to place an order.
We are a family business that works hard to produce high-quality, all natural food for families everywhere. We appreciate your support!
River Watch Beef, LLC, Chris Kovac, Trinchera, Colorado 81081 and eastern Wyandotte County, Kansas 66203. (800) 373-5210.
E-mail: email@example.com. Website: https://www.riverwatchbeef.com.
Russell Ranch OK raises purebred Murray Grey and Murray Grey cross cattle. The Murray Grey is known for the important traits of calving ease, feed efficiency, and carcass quality. Murray Grey beef is preferred for its consistent quality and tenderness. We personally guarantee the quality of our beef and strive to produce superior quality grass-fed beef.
We make every effort to finish out our animals on native pastures. However, we do feed purchased feed if the forage is deficient because of drought, ice storms, etc. We have a smaller place (50 acres) in NE Oklahoma and keep a small herd of around 25 grown cows. Although we have excellent pastures, we feed hay and COB (corn, oats, and barley) when the weather is bad to help keep their energy levels up. When we feed COB, we only feed a few days and only while the weather is severe. We feed in troughs and the cows and bull get approximately 25 pounds (half a sack) of feed every 2–3 days.
Our cattle never see a feedlot. Steroids and artificial growth hormones are not used on our cattle. We keep a health record on each animal and if a steer needs antibiotics, they are pulled from our program and sold on another market.
Grass-fed beef has enormous health benefits. Lower in both in overall fat and saturated fat. It also provides more omega-3 fatty acids. Meat from pastured cattle is also up to four times higher in vitamin E and much higher in conjugated linoleic acid (CLA), a nutrient associated with lower cancer risk, as well as higher in beta-carotene and lower in calories. Grass-fed beef is one of the healthiest protein sources available.
Our beef is dry-aged a minimum of 14 days. Dry-aging produces unparalleled flavor and tenderness. We sell the entire beef, half or quarter. Beef is processed locally in a small, family-owned facility, where it is prepared, then cut to your specification and vacuum packaged.
We are a small family-owned and operated ranch. All the beef we sell comes from our ranch and we personally care for our land and our livestock. We direct market our products using pre-orders for beef due to the rapid selling out of meat and the limited availability. Please call, write, or email for availability and current pricing.
Russell Ranch OK, Mike and Vicki Russell, 1232 N 530 Road, Rose OK 74364. (479) 217-0433; (479) 217-0439; (918) 868-1654.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.russellranchok.com.
Schenker Family Farms.
Are you looking for farm fresh beef, pork, lamb or chicken? We are fifth generation farmers that specialize in all-natural, humanely raised meats.
Our cattle roam on 380 acres of native grasses. They are never given hormones, implants, or antibiotics or eat grass treated with pesticides or herbicides. We eat what we grow…and we are picky!
We deliver or ship any amount desired. Order by the pound, bundle or side. We are happy to work with groups to purchase a half a beef or more. We can even break deliveries into smaller amounts if needed. Look for us at the Overland Park Farmers Markets and at Whole Foods (Wichita & Kansas City), Natural Grocers and more.
Corporate CSAs available through our Workplace Wellness Program.
Delivery available anywhere in the US and to most APO/FPO addresses.
Find us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram too!
Schenker Family Farms, Kevin and Cherie Schenker, 1231 West 510 Avenue, McCune KS 66753. (620) 632-4470 or 877-632-4470.
E-mail: email@example.com. Website: www.schenkerfarms.com.
Skyview Farm and Creamery is a diverse, family-owned farm located on 80 acres approximately 50 miles south of Kansas City. Our goal is to provide healthy, nutritious food for our family and yours. In a society that believes that bigger and faster is the only way to survive, we subscribe to a different philosophy of sustainable agriculture. We believe that happy animals are those living in an environment that allows them to become what their Creator intended. Animals living here are raised naturally, avoiding the use of antibiotics, hormones, growth stimulants or other chemicals.
The dairy cows and goats are the centerpiece of our farm. We produce delicious aged raw milk cheeses made with cow's milk, goat's milk, or a co-mingling of the two. As Kansas state law permits, we also sell fresh raw fluid milk from the farm. We also raise free-range eggs, and from time to time we have whole cow ground beef, pasture raised and whey fed pork, and grass fed lamb.
Stores and Markets: Our cheese is available at The Better Cheddar, Dean and Deluca, Renee Kelly's Local Harvest, The Farmhouse, Sommerset Ridge Vineyard and Winery, Fritz's Smoked Meats, Howard's Organic Market, and HyVee on 135th and Antioch, and Stateline Road in Prairie Village. We also attend the Waldo Farmer's Market and the Badseed Market. Carpool groups have organized to save on gas from the Kansas City area. Sign up for our weekly email newsletter from our website for a current list of products available.
Skyview Farm and Creamery, Bill & Sheri Noffke, 22722 E.
800 Road, Pleasanton
KS 66075. (913) 352-8727.
Tallgrass Beef is
a pure, natural product of the Great American Prairie. Founded
by Bill Kurtis—journalist, rancher, conservationist,
and proud owner of The Red Buffalo Ranch in Sedan, Kansas—Tallgrass
Beef Company is raising cattle that roam in the open and
graze on natural grasses rich in nutrients and high in anti-oxidants.
The result is beef that's rich in Omega-3 fatty acids,
high in Vitamin E, higher in beneficial unsaturated fat,
and lower in saturated fat and cholesterol. You can taste
Tallgrass works with independent, family-owned farms
and ranches to raise cattle in their grass-fed, grass-finished program.
Their beef is sold in restaurants, select specialty food and grocery
stores, and through their website.
Tallgrass Beef Company, 107
East Main, Sedan KS 67361.
Turkey Foot Ranch offers wholesome all natural Grass Fed Beef; raised on sunshine, green grass, clean water and fresh air in the Flint Hills of Kansas. Animals are treated humanely and live a stress-free life.
“Turkey Foot” is the common name for Big Bluestem and Eastern Gamagrass which are the primary entrees for our cattle to graze.
The ranch is designated a “Stream Steward” and “River Friendly Farm” based on management techniques that protect our water resources.
All products are available year round (including custom ¼ or ½ locker beef). Visit our web site for pricing and order forms.
Turkey Foot Ranch, Barry and Nadine Barber, 13203 112th Road, Winfield, KS 67156. (620) 221-7229.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.turkeyfootranch.com.
Y Knot Farm and Ranch raises grass fed, grass finished beef along with growing organic produce and organic wheat and forage. Our beef is raised on organic pastures and most of their feed is grown organically on our ranch, but they are not organic.
The Belted Galloway, also known as Belties, is a rare heritage breed. This beef is known for a couple very different attributes vis-a-vis conventional beef. They genetically have no back fat, as an extra very fine coat gives them the warmth they need. This means the meat is extra lean (about 40% fewer calories than standard beef). They have close to 90% less trans fats, cholesterol, and fat calories than regular beef. On the other hand they are high in protein, omega 3 and 6, and calcium. They are also very tender and the meat does not have a "gamy" taste.
The reason they are so rare is that they grow slowly (steers take twice as long to raise as the standard commercial breeds). That and their smaller frame means they do not work in a commercial setting. We do not use any hormonal implants or antibiotics raising our beef, but rather let them grow as nature intended.
The Financial Times of London declared the Belted Galloway beef the best beef available in the UK. However, the limited number in the United States means we cannot find any restaurants that sell their meat. With 50 cows, our Y Knot Farm and Ranch, we were the second largest registrant of Belties in the US in 2017.
Y Knot Farm and Ranch, Jeter and Nina Isely, 2255 Road T, Bird City, KS 67731.
E-mail: email@example.com. Website: http://yknotorganics.com.
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