Butchery news

By Thomas Macauley on

In other news: Belcampo Meat in Larkspur now open. They are ranchers who took three years to get a slaughterhouse approved near their way-north-California ranch. They process only their own plus a few neighbors’ cattle. They plan a second shop in San Francisco and more in South Cal. Watch for news about a new food …

Poor Darla, poor Elsie

By Thomas Macauley on

“It now costs twice as much (about $45 per ton) to truck alfalfa from a Southern California farm to a dairy in California’s Central Valley as it does to ship it from Long Beach to Beijing”. – WSJ editorial Peter Culp & Robert Glennon Chinese dairy cows eat American hay. Trending to 380,000 metric tons …