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Quarter Circle Seven Ranch, Part Two

09/21/2011

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This is shaping up to be a three part article.  That’s a first for this blog.  I must be having fun and learning a lot.   We left off watching old Taco trotting away, his herd following at a decent clip.  (You’ll notice Herbie’s ears in the foreground of some of my pictures… the sure sign of a […]

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Quarter Circle Seven Ranch, Part One

09/11/2011

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I have too much to say about Quarter Circle Seven Ranch (also known as Q7 Ranch) to fit it into a single post, so this is Part One.  Labor Day came up all sunny and turquoise and breezy, a hint of chill in the air, cotton candy clouds whipping by.  I had a 2:30 p.m. appointment to visit Quarter Circle […]

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Wallace Farms

09/03/2011

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If you’re in the Naperville area, Wallace Farms (grass fed meat from Iowa) has a shop open to the public.  You can pre-order by email, or take your chances and show up to buy what is available on a given day.  The buying club is free, and Nick Wallace will email you each week to remind you to put […]

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Eat Wild… Please!

09/01/2011

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I borrowed these paragraphs from the Eat Wild web site.  You should take 2 minutes to read this.  Jo Robinson does great job of summarizing the facts about factory farms in the paragraphs below.  I will add that it is not uncommon to have 10,000 head of cattle in a confined area, up to their poor […]

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