Category Archives: Grass Fed Beef

2017 Austin Area Farm Share CSA with Home Delivery

Blessing Falls LLC grows natural, safe, healthy vegetables and fruit using organic methods and practices and delivers the harvest throughout the greater Austin area. Our family farm was established in 2010, each year adding more garden space and different varieties of vegetables, … Continue reading

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Reserve Your Grass Fed Beef for 2017

We’re now accepting orders for 2017’s all-natural, healthy, 100% grass fed beef.   Our calves are processed in June/July and in October/November. Whole or half calves are available at $4.75 a pound, based on hanging weight, plus processing costs.  We’ll deliver your calf to a … Continue reading

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Beef Bone Broth Recipe

Bone broth provides great nutrition and many health benefits.  And bones from our 100% grass fed, naturally raised beef cattle have none of the drawbacks and concerns from conventionally raised cattle.  With no grain, no antibiotics, no synthetic hormones you … Continue reading

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“Choose Grass Fed Beef” Consumer Reports Says

Consumer Reports magazine has a great article on beef in their October 2015 issue .  They compare grass fed and conventional beef, focusing on the safety of ground meat.  Grass fed comes out on top in all categories measured.  Their … Continue reading

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Ground Steak – Our Special Blend Grass Fed Beef

We’re now taking orders for weekly delivery or pick-up of our Ground Steak. What is regular “Ground Beef”?  When a cow is processed, the higher quality and larger sections of steak, fajita, brisket, roast, ribs, etc. are cut and packaged individually.  The … Continue reading

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Organic Eliminates Pesticides in Family After 2 Weeks

New study shows dramatic benefits of eating natural, organic food for just 2 weeks.  Pesticides present in this family’s bodies were eliminated or greatly reduced.  A typical family switching from standard grocery store products to all organic for 2 weeks. … Continue reading

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CSA/Farm Share Sign-up: Produce, Eggs, Beef

You like to eat good food and we like to farm and grow good food – let’s work together! Blessing Falls LLC is a family farm located east of Austin and invites you to join our farm share CSA serving the … Continue reading

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Tallow From Grass Fed Beef

One advantage of buying a whole or half calf is that you can tell the butcher exactly how you want the animal processed.  You can get the bones for your pets.  You can also have the butcher save the extra … Continue reading

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Our Grass Fed Cattle Breeds

We currently raise two breeds of cattle:  South Poll and Devon.  Both are renowned breeds for grass fed beef.  They thrive on grass alone, have a gentle nature, and finish out tender and well-fattened. South Poll are a 4-way cross between Red Angus, … Continue reading

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Reserve Your Grass Fed Beef for 2015

Update: (December 17, 2014) All 2015 calves are reserved.  Please contact us to be added to the waiting list.  We may have additional calves available in 2015 depending on our need for retail packaged beef. We’re now accepting orders taking requests … Continue reading

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Available Grass Fed Beef

Current market prices and availability, updated October 2015. We’re currently sold out of all cuts except liver.  Current CSA members are receiving ground steak through the Fall season as part of their weekly order. Customers can add these to their produce … Continue reading

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Grass Fed Beef – Discount 10 & 15 Pound Packs

*update July 29, 2014, we are sold out of these packs.  Stay tuned for more news on available grass fed beef* We just got back new beef from our most recent calf and have a limited supply of ‘freezer-friendly’ packs of … Continue reading

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Grass Fed Beef: Grilling Steaks and Fajitas

When grilling our steaks, the best strategy is ‘hot and quick’. Our grass fed beef is lean and there is no injected solution/water as in supermarket beef so it’s easy to overcook it. For the 1″ steaks, grill on a very hot grill … Continue reading

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Elgin Local Goods Store

Elgin Local Goods just opened in downtown Elgin.  It’s a new store affiliated with the farmers market and carries produce and meats from local farms, as well as crafts and other locally made wares.  We’re stocking some of our produce and grass … Continue reading

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Grass Fed Beef Hamburgers in Downtown Austin

Get on down to Svante’s Stuffed Burgers in downtown Austin for one of their delicious all grass fed beef hamburgers. For the next week these are made with our new ground steak. Svante’s normally has beef from their own ranch but the … Continue reading

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Health Benefits of Grass Fed Beef

A fairly recent article (2010) summarizes the last 30 years of health and nutrition research on grass fed beef. The article is technical and scholarly which can make for slow reading. But it’s a tremendous resource that combines the various … Continue reading

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Grass Fed Beef For Sale

Over the last few weeks we’ve prepared several cuts of meat from our grass fed steer. Finding all of them tender and tasty, we can now confidently offer this beef for sale.  We’ll bring a few different cuts to the … Continue reading

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Contest Winner Is…

Congratulations to Dwayne, winner of our first ‘Win the Beef’ contest.  Two dozen contestants sent us their guess for the live weight of the farm raised steer that we recently had butchered.  His guess was only 13 pounds off of … Continue reading

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The Beef is Back!

Just got our grass fed beef back from the butcher and grilled steaks tonight. Great flavor and tender – no off flavors or toughness common to some grass fed beef. We grilled these just like we would any steak.  We … Continue reading

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First Farm Raised Beef

Last week we took our first steer to the butcher.  We started raising cattle on the farm in 2010 with three bred heifers who calved in June of 2011.  This steer was one of those calves.  The other two calves … Continue reading

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