August 24th, 2011 by Catherine Meng
Location: Covelo, CA in Mendocino County Owner: William “Sparky” Bauer Sparky is a fifth generation, Native American/German cattle rancher.Â He runs Angus and Hereford cattle, wintering them up in the mountains and summer pasture in Round Valley (where Covelo is located).Â All of his herd is grass-fed and grass-finished.
June 13th, 2011 by Catherine Meng
Last friday, the Oliveto kitchen received delivery of one side of a magnificent four-year-old Black Angus steer. This delivery was noteworthy on many levels but to start, we needed a fork lift to get it off the truck. The animal’s live weight was close to 2,100 pounds, and it dressed-out at 1,237 pounds. At present, we have two 300 pound…