724.587.3763

Weatherbury Farm Grass Fed Meats

Health and Environmental Benefits

Grass-Fed Beef:        Order Form        Cuts & Price List
Grass- Fed Lamb:      Order Form
        Cuts & Price List

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Pennsylvania Certified Organic
2012 Sustainability Award


To find out more about the health and environmental benefits of grass fed meats, click on the links below. To place an order, complete our beef order form or lamb order form and mail it with your deposit check.

While we dislike the idea of a website "under construction," we have posted in-depth information and as time permits, will continue to post more information about the health and environmental benefits of grass-fed meats.
 
Healthy for You 
 

 Less fat

 Fewer calories

 Low cholesterol

 Balanced Omega 3s & Omega 6s

 Rich in conjugated lineolic acid (CLA)

 High in vitamins E & Vitamin A (beta carotene)

 Low risk of E Coli

 No pink slime or meat glue

 Sustainably raised

     No artificial steroids or growth hormones

     No pesticides, herbicides or glysophates

     No Antibiotics

 Locally grown & processed

 Packaged for the freezer in convenient portions always a nutritious meal at hand

 Tastes Better

 

 

Healthy for the environment

 Builds soil organic content

 Minimizes soil erosion

 Saves approximately 1/2 gallon of fuel per pound of meat

 No pesticides or herbicides into soil & water

 Increases soil permeability

 Reduces flooding

 Nutrients recycled naturally

 Builds riparian buffers

 Increases earthworms & other beneficial organisms

 

 

 


Compare the nutritional value of a 3-ounce serving of
grass-fed beef to feed-lot beef
 

Grass-fed Beef Feed lot-fed Beef
2.25 grams of fat 8.5 grams of fat
20.25 calories from fat 76.5 calories from fat
791 mcg of Vitamin E 315 mcg of Vitamin E
70 mcg of Vitamin A 35 mcg of Vitamin A
1.05 grams of CLA .26 grams of CLA

Sources: http://www.grassfednaturalbeef.com; http://www.eatwild.com
 

 

Grass-Fed Beef:        Order Form        Cuts & Price List
Grass- Fed Lamb:      Order Form
        Cuts & Price List

                              Grass-Fed Homepage   Visit us on facebook      Contact us                               

Weatherbury Farm
1061 Sugar Run Road
Avella, Pennsylvania 15312

phone: 724.587.3763

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(Our email address is info@weatherburyfarm.com and we do answer all emails -- if you don't hear back from us, either your email or our answer has been lost in cyber space.)

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grass fed beef & lamb, certified grains and flour, farm stays

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Weatherbury Farm  is a non-smoking farm.

Revised: March 08, 2014
grassfed.weatherburyfarm.com has been on-line since June 27,2007