High Beef costs

By Prosperity Acres On April 15th, 2014

Analyst are saying beef pricing is at an all time high and will remain that way for some time.  As grilling season is upon us if you are going to eat red meat support your local producer.  Eat local and eat fresh.  Read more

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    Goats for Easter

    By Prosperity Acres On April 14th, 2014

    Live goats for sale for Easter 25-30lbs available and 75-100lbs available.  Call the office at 443-964-4972 to schedule your pick up.

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      Grass vs. Grain Fed Beef Research

      By Prosperity Acres On March 31st, 2014

      Grass-Fed Vs. Grain-Fed Ground Beef — No Difference In Healthfulness

      Mar 25, 2014

      Is ground beef from grass-fed cattle healthier than that from conventionally raised ground beef? Texas A&M University research says no. 

      Table of Contents:

      • Grass-Fed Vs. Grain-Fed Ground Beef — No Difference In Healthfulness
      • Oleic acid in beef

      The Internet is awash in websites that proclaim the nutritional benefits of ground beef from grass-fed cattle. However, researchers in Texas A&M University’s Department of Animal Science have published the only two research studies that actually compared the effects of ground beef from grass-fed cattle and traditional, grain-fed cattle on risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and type II diabetes in men. Was ground beef from grass-fed beef actually more healthful? No, the study found.

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        Goat Themed Birthday Parties

        By Prosperity Acres On February 5th, 2014

        Have you ever wanted to have goats at your children’s birthday party?  We get asked about that all the time.  Children love farm animals but if you live where you can’t have farm animals we have the solution.  Lily’s Goat Parties will bring the goats all dressed up to you.  Let us know what the theme for your party is and we will dress up our goats to match your theme.  Handlers stay with the goats and the pricing is by the hour, distance away and how many goats you want for your party.

        Contact herdsman Amanda Bowen at 443-684-4316 or Lily’s Goat Parties

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          Goat Meat Tacos

          By Prosperity Acres On January 25th, 2014

          Ingredients

          • 3 guajillo (dried, mexico chiles wiped clean)
          • 2 dried ancho chile (wiped clean)
          • 1 lb tomatoes
          • 3/4 lbs goat (shoulder neck or leg)

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