Adirondack Grazers Cooperative is a group of Northeast grass-fed beef producers who raise premium grass-fed beef for wholesale markets. Our members focus on animal welfare and proper land management. For the last five years, we've grown a business that supplies a premium product targeted to the specific needs and requirements of our clients.

what to expect 

  • Internal market for cow/calf producers 
  • Herd management software
  • Paperless business 

     

  • Steady market 
  • Simple scheduling
  • Consistently recieve prices high above market
  • Information sharing and learning opportunities 

Adirondack Grazers Production Protocols:

  • Free access to water, shelter & forage
  • No antibiotics from birth, including prophylactic/sub-therapeutic
  • No growth hormones
  • 100% vegetarian diet to exclude bakery by-products
  • Diet of 100% forage and pasture; no grain ever
  • At least 50% British-influenced breeds
  • No dairy influence
  • No bulls
  • No horns
  • Less than 28 months of age
  • Target carcass hanging weight of 550-700 lbs.
  • Delivered to designated aggregation site or slaughter plant in good health, as determined by both plant employees and the USDA inspector
  • Regularly updated data entry in web-based herd management software
  • Radio frequency identification tags applied to all animals and registered online
  • Online calf registration at time of birth
  • Signed affidavit

Producers interested in joining Adirondack Grazers Cooperative with cattle and management meeting our protocols should email us below and then give us a call to schedule a farm audit

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