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Beef cattle raised on grass in Cornwall

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Posted on May 7, 2018 |
By Christopher Ross



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MARC AND CHERYL Cesario, with daughter Normandie, raise grass-fed beef on the 680 acres of Meeting Place Pastures farm in Cornwall. Producing high-quality clover and grass for feed — like that being fed here during winter months — is one key to their business. The cattle are turned out on the pasture in the spring. Independent photo/Angelo Lynn.

CORNWALL — What does “grass-fed beef” mean?

For Cheryl and Marc Cesario of Meeting Place Pastures in Cornwall, “grass-fed” is more than a label slapped on a package of beef. It’s a way of thinking.

“I don’t see myself as a beef producer. I’m a grass farmer,” Marc said. “I’m in the energy business. The sun shines every day, whether I do anything or not. The question is: How do you harvest the sun?”

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