Blog: How We Ranch

Proud to be GROWN LOCAL

POSTED: Oct 22, 2013 CATEGORY: How We Ranch

Proud to be GROWN LOCAL

Our family has a long and rich history on this ranch that stretches back four generations to Loren’s Great-Grandpa, Angelo “Pa Nono” Poncia, who first settled here over a century ago. With that kind of legacy in West Marin, it goes without saying we’re about as “local” as they come! We...

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New Beginnings

POSTED: Sep 16, 2013 CATEGORY: How We Ranch

New Beginnings

Our calves know nothing but the great outdoors from the moment they enter the world. We think that's just as nature intended.

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When The Grass Is Greener

POSTED: Jul 29, 2013 CATEGORY: How We Ranch

When The Grass Is Greener

One of the most important aspects of our ranch is the grass that grows in our pastures. It's the food stuff of our free-range livestock that graze outdoors from the time they are born until they are harvested. Each year, winter rains make for plentiful spring grass. Usually from late November...

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Spring Has Sprung

POSTED: May 4, 2011 CATEGORY: How We Ranch

Spring Has Sprung

And just like that we have gone from having too much water to hoping to get just one more bit of rain before summer is upon us. We are so fortunate to have had as much rain as we did this winter, but now we want to hold on to the green grass for as long as possible before it dries out into the...

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December On The Ranch

POSTED: Dec 13, 2010 CATEGORY: How We Ranch

December On The Ranch

It has been a busy few months on the ranch. The bulls have all been tested to make sure they are ready to "go to work" and have been put into the pastures with the cows. This year we have one bull for every 25 cows and we will give them about 75 days to conceive. Traditionally we see more than...

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Passionate About Grass-Fed

POSTED: Jul 27, 2010 CATEGORY: How We Ranch

Passionate About Grass-Fed

One weekend last month we had a very busy and fun weekend of tours and events at the Ranch. One of our guests was Jay Hamilton-Roth and his family. Jay is the creator of Business With Passion, a television documentary series that features interviews with people who have successfully transformed...

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