Featured Purveyor: The Perennial Restaurant - Where Eating is an Agricultural Act

AUTHOR: Karen Pavone POSTED: Oct 26, 2016 CATEGORY: Featured Purveyors

Featured Purveyor: The Perennial Restaurant - Where Eating is an Agricultural Act

San Francisco has long been known as a launching pad for some of the most innovative, forward-thinking chefs and restauranteurs shaping the national food scene.  One of its newest fine-dining eateries, The Perennial, is taking cuisine beyond the plate. Husband & wife team Karen Leibowitz and Anthony Myint are hoping to revolutionize how people think about food by using it as a starting point…

Read More

Open House 2016

AUTHOR: Karen Pavone POSTED: Sep 22, 2016 CATEGORY: Special Events

Open House 2016

Each year our summer season winds to a close with our Annual Open House & BBQ event. Nearly 100 people from across the Bay Area came out to join in the fun this year! Like our ranch tours, the Open House is a great opportunity for people to visit our West Marin property and get a first-hand glimpse at our grassfed meat operation. We love meeting our…

Read More

A Cut Above: V. Miller Meats

AUTHOR: Karen Pavone POSTED: Aug 27, 2016 CATEGORY: Featured Purveyors

A Cut Above: V. Miller Meats

At Stemple Creek Ranch we are proud to partner with a number of speciality butcher shops who support our commitment to raising fine quality meats and using best practices for sustainable, humane production. These shops are the bread and butter of our business! This week we’d like to shine our “Featured Purveyor” spotlight on V. Miller Meats in Sacramento, California; a shop dedicated to ‘preserving…

Read More

Stemple Creek On the Menu: Zuni Cafe

AUTHOR: Karen Pavone POSTED: Jun 3, 2016 CATEGORY: Featured Purveyors

Stemple Creek On the Menu: Zuni Cafe

Through the years we have been fortunate to partner with some amazing Bay Area chefs who feature our grass fed beef and lamb on the menu at their fine dining restaurants. We appreciate their support and commitment to sourcing sustainably raised meats from local ranches like ours. In doing so, they have brought Stemple Creek Ranch to the attention of their customers which, in turn…

Read More

Born & Grazed: What is Rotational Grazing?

AUTHOR: Karen Pavone POSTED: Apr 28, 2016 CATEGORY: How We Ranch

Born & Grazed: What is Rotational Grazing?

At Stemple Creek Ranch, we pride ourselves on raising grass fed and finished beef and lamb. What does that mean exactly? It means from birth to harvest, our animals feast on a diet of natural organic forage that grows in our fields. This practice differs from most conventionally raised meat animals that spend the early months of their lives on pasture before being “finished” on…

Read More