Why Grass Fed is Better
Grass fed beef is lower in overall fat and saturated fat than grain fed beef
Grass fed beef is higher in omega-3 fatty acids, beta carotene and vitamins A & E, all good for heart and brain health
Grass fed beef is a good source of vitamin B-12
Grass fed beef has higher levels of Conjugated Linoleic Acids (CLA) which build lean muscle mass and are thought to reduce heart disease and cancer risk.
Grass fed cattle live a natural life and are less stressed than grain fed cattle, helping to eliminate the need for antibiotics and other medications
Pasture-based farming restores natural ecosystems and wildlife habitat, improves the soil and reduces greenhouse gasses
Small ranches like Ben’s provide jobs and help strengthen local economies in rural communities.