Beef Ranchers and Their Role Protecting Florida Land and Endangered Species

Beef Ranchers and Their Role Protecting Florida Land and Endangered Species

Not only do Florida beef ranchers raise some of the most internationally recognized quality beef, but most of them consider themselves to be stewards of the land they own, or lease as part of their operations.  

Talk to a Florida cattle rancher about how he or she really feels about losing thousands of acres annually to development, and you’ll get a clear picture of how committed they are do something about it.  Not only to protect their livelihood and businesses, but to preserve the Florida they know and love.

6 Delicious Ground Beef Party Appetizers for Any Occasion

6 Delicious Ground Beef Party Appetizers for Any Occasion

When you are having family or friends over for a grill out or gathering, and you want to eat healthy, you can innovate protein rich appetizers that are delicious, nutritious and satisfying.  Sometimes all it takes is a new twist on an old favorite, by adding some fresh Florida Raised grass-fed (antibiotic and hormone free) ground beef to your recipe, to create a new family favorite everyone can feel good about.

The History of Cracker Cowboys and Their Cattle Dogs in Florida  

The History of Cracker Cowboys and Their Cattle Dogs in Florida  

Are you surprised to learn that cowboys still use the same methods they have been using for hundreds of years, to raise world-class grass-fed beef in Florida?  They do. And beside a cowboy and his or her team as they ride out to check on the health and well-being of their herds, and drive them to new pastures, you can usually find another helper; the Florida cattle dog.

Why Are Florida Cattle Stocks in Historic Decline?

Why Are Florida Cattle Stocks in Historic Decline?

What are the factors that are placing excessive pressure on our domestic beef producing ranchers in Florida? How can we help conserve and support our cattle ranchers, to maintain this very important industry, domestic food supply, and the jobs that the beef industry contributes to the Florida economy?  In this article we’ll take a look at the growing pressures, and what local residents in Florida can do to support our ranch families.

Revisit the Largest Cattle Drives in Florida History

Revisit the Largest Cattle Drives in Florida History

Some of the incredible cattle drives earned their way into the history books for being large, orchestrated events that involved the whole community in some cases.  In this article, we’ll talk about some of those incredible events and how the Florida Cracker Cowboys managed to keep so many cattle under control and heading in the right direction (thanks to community support).

Pizza with Grass-Fed Ground Beef: 5 Delicious Ways

Pizza with Grass-Fed Ground Beef: 5 Delicious Ways

Florida Raised grass-fed ground beef is sourced directly from local Florida ranchers, that our family built relationships with for over fifty years.  These agricultural producers are committed to providing healthy, high-quality beef without hormones and antibiotics for health-conscious families. 

Meet Three Multigenerational Cattle Ranching Families from Florida

Meet Three Multigenerational Cattle Ranching Families from Florida

Florida Raised was created to bring local residents a new and fresh option at the grocery store.  Whenever you buy a 1 lb. package of our grass-fed (hormone and antibiotic free) ground beef, you are making a quality choice that puts our local ranch families first.   Feel (really) good about what you eat, with sustainable Florida Raised beef.