Local meat chickens – where to find the good stuff

Jamie, who spends most of her time on her two blogs, Best Kids Apps and Travel Saavy Mom, asked about local sources for pasture-raised, meat chickens. Since I find myself in the process of stocking the fridge with just those items, sharing my technique and sources seemed like a friendly thing to do. First off,

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12 Days of Local Christmas, 2010: Marin Sun Farms

Ok, I know a standing rib roast is not everyone’s idea of a spectacular holiday gift, but I do know that boxes of meat and catalogs with meat-gifts (Omaha steaks, anyone) have been around for years. This year, I would like to offer you a local option. Marin Sun Farms is a family-owned farming operation,

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Local Meat: Grassfed Beef and Lamb

Lamb Chops

After having subscribed to a CSA vegetable program for 4 years, and more recently, a fruit CSA, I was ready to source more of my food locally. Meat seemed to be the next step, and with encouraging endorsements from the chicken email list I follow, I tracked down two local ranchers offering locally and sustainably

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