The Beeves Hit the High Ranges Running! Also Hot Dog Flash, Flank Steaks, Stew Beef, Wild Hunter!
Dear Friends and Partners,
Welcome to Alderspring’s weekend edition newsletter!
In this letter is Glenn’s weekly story, a suite of pics about work on the ranch this week, and an update on this week’s featured cuts!
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Next shipping day is April 11, 2022!
Place your order by Sunday at midnight on the 10th to get it shipped on the 11th.
Looking for this week’s featured cuts? Head to the page below. Scroll on down for Glenn’s story and other newsletter stuff!
This week’s cuts include 10% off on Stew Beef, Flank Steaks, and Wild Hunter (get something for your pets, too)!
New 16ths recently restocked, too!
Also, a weekend flash deal ON Hot Dogs…both kinds!
Here’s Annie earlier this week, out checking oil and tires on pivots! Now that spring has well and truly arrived, there is lots to do at the ranch. There’s equipment to fix, irrigation to start, horses to train, and a summer on the range to prepare for.
Quote of the Week
“A man on a horse is spiritually, as well as physically, bigger than a man on foot.”
— John Steinbeck
This week’s story: The Beeves Hit the High Ranges Running
Glenn wrote this story a few years ago during the summer season on the range. It’s only a month now before our riders and cattle alike will be returning to this high country. This story will give you a preview of the long days of riding that begin again in only a month!
I startle awake from a dream very unlike my reality. I’m bolt upright, eyes wide open, because the lead rope I had in my hand is gone, and the horse on the other end was my only conveyance off of this rockpile. My mare, Ginger, has light-fingered her rope from my relaxed sleeping grip. I didn’t mean to doze off; I just had to lay down—for only a minute—on the rocky ground between the prickly-pear cactus and and just close my eyes. Several nights of sleep deprivation sang their siren song, and politely requested a little installment payment.
I stumble, then stand up, and I hear some clattering in the talus above and behind me. She had not gone far, thankfully. Ginger has found her occasional friend, Natty, and they are not biting and fighting. Chestnut-colored Natty is loose and unsaddled, and has a day off; she was my gear packing horse yesterday that got our camp grub and personal gear up to camp for the four of us on this riding stint with the Alderspring herd on our 70 square miles of wilderness pasture….
Read the rest on our blog by clicking below!
This Week’s FEatured Cuts From Alderspring’s Wild Pastures
A quick summary of this week’s featured cuts:
(As always, only you newsletter readers have access to these discounts)
This week (until Sunday the 10th at midnight MST) you can get 10% off on the following cuts:
- Weekend flash on Hot Dogs. Not your average dog…just real beef and seasonings!
- Stew Beef! We use this not just for stews, but for lovely stir-fry making as well!
- Flank Steaks. Tenderness and flavor united!
- Chuck Roasts for Easter. One of our fullest-flavored roasts, perfect for your Easter pot roast.
- Wild Hunter…for pets! The perfect blend of organ meats and regular ground beef, specially designed for your pet.
Also, 16th beeves are back for you bulk savers!
And that’s it for this week!
Thanks again for partnering in what we do!
Glenn, Caryl, cowgirls and cowboys at Alderspring.
We’ve been crafting our pastured protein here in Idaho’s Rocky Mountains for nearly 30 years and delivering it direct to our partners for nearly as long. This is wild wellness, delivered from our ranch to your door.
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