A couple of years ago, I put together a compilation of resources (see my tab at the top of this blog) on the difference of corn-fed beef AND grass-finished beef. Not vs. And.
Even though most of the beef my family raises is finished on a corn/grain ration, they spend the majority of their lives on our ranch – on grass. It is simply a marketing decision to choose to finish your cattle with grain or on grass.
CommonGround put together a great infographic to help explain the difference. Grass-fed is nearly all of cattle in the U.S. However, grass-finished is a different deal. Check it out…
My beef taste preference? Corn-fed all the way. 🙂