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Local Beef Directory

Looking to buy local, Minnesota beef? Browse our directory to find farms and ranches selling beef within your neck of the woods.

Minnesota local beef directory

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BQA Certified - Beef Quality Assurance is a program that trains farmers and ranchers on best practice cattle management techniques to ensure their animals and the environment are cared for within a standard set of guidelines and regulations across the U.S. beef industry. 

Natural - A product containing no artificial ingredient or added color and is only minimally processed.

USDA Organic

Grass Fed - Animals spend their whole lives eating grass or forage.

Grain Finished - Animals spend the majority of their lives eating grass or forage and then are finished on grain.

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clay county

four hill farms

jake thompson

21990 Hwy 34 Barnesville, mn 56514

(218) 329-9293


Comments: Grass-grown, corn-finished home raised Black Angus beef. 

BQA Certified


Grain Finished

cottonwood county

graff feedlots, llc

Hilary Paplow

26114 470th Ave sanborn, mn 56083

(605) 212-5699

BQA Certified

Grain Finished

goodhue county

Cannon valley ranch premium beef

Bruce Waugh Family

14495 390th St goodhue, mn 55027

(507) 298-0820


Comments: Cannon Valley Ranch is a family owned, sustainably operated beef farm. We humanely raise our Angus and Wagyu (Akaushi) cattle with grass, grain, & balanced nutrition. CVR beef will provide the finest eating experience to even the most discriminating palate. Tender, juicy, full of flavor, and nutrient dense. All our beef is USDA inspected and available by the piece, bundle, 1/4, 1/2, or whole. Try some & taste the difference; you will be glad you did!

BQA Certified

Grain Finished

pope county

Clear springs market

Brady Wulf

30819 250th St Starbuck, MN 56381

(320) 424-2989


Comments: Simmental and SimAngus beef is raised on the Wulf family's regenerative ranch with no added hormones and a focus on marbling. Quarters and halves available for purchase as well as pre-packaged bundles. Find more details on our website. 

BQA Certified


Grain Finished

fire rock farm

jessica blair

24245 County Rd 41 Starbuck, mn 56381

(320) 760-8501


Comments: Pasture-raised beef with no antibiotics or hormones. Cattle are fed non-GMO corn. 


redwood county

landuyt land and livestock

mike landuyt

14523 140th st walnut grove, mn 56180

(507) 382-0884

BQA Certified

Grain Finished