From field to fork, we proudly offer 100% grass-fed beef and lamb, and pastured pork, chicken, and turkey, and wild Alaskan seafood, for delivery direct to your door. Enjoy FREE shipping on orders $165+!

How grass-fed beef benefits monarch butterflies

April 22, 2022

Our pastures have consistently hosted hundreds and thousands of Monarch butterflies in the Fall as they stop by on their migration south to Mexico. The way we raise our grass-fed beef cattle plays an important role in facilitating this. Take a look to learn more.


If it wasn't for our 100% grass-fed beef herd, this habitat wouldn't be here. The cattle coexist with these creatures, along with birds, bees, and others in this flourishing grassland habitat. Before we started raising grass-fed beef, this land was planted with corn and soybeans. Switching has allowed us to plant diverse pastures that provide abundant food throughout the seasons for our livestock and the wildlife that also live here. 

butterflies-oak-tree.jpg

When you buy grass-fed beef, you are supporting wildlife habitat, soil health, and so much more. You can see the "confetti effect" of the roosting clusters flushing from the trees in the image below.

butterflies.jpg

The beef and butterflies both feed on the blooming red clover in the fall. Because we rotate our cattle in small paddocks across our pastures, there is plenty of food available for all.

cattle-clover.jpg

As your farmers, we will always do our best to take care of the land, the animals, and the food you trust us to produce to ensure a healthier future for generations to come.

bryce-butterflies.jpg

Thank you! Leave us comments/questions below. :)


Anastasia Wolf-Flasch

DIY Traditional Easter Ham and Lamb

Apr 11th, 2022 Read more...

How to Spring Clean Your Freezer

Mar 21st, 2022 Read more...

What's the latest news from your farmers?

Mar 18th, 2022 Read more...