This label requires that animals ate a pasture based, ruminant diet of only grass which provides better animal health (less gut disease) and nutrient quality in the final product. Animals were not confined to feedlots, and did not have daily drugs. All products are certified to come from animals raised in the United States.
*Some standards exist, but not as comprehensive as USDA Organic
**Discouraged but not prohibited
For explanations of some of these technical terms, like “rotational grazing” or “sewage sludge fertilizers,” please visit our glossary.