…about issues with the current industrial production of meat.


While it’s not always easy to see, our food system has been going through dramatic changes over the last several decades.  It’s resulted in an industrialized production system that often times creates great efficiency and low prices, but reduced quality and possibly even health risks.


…the best healthy & sustainable meat options in the Twin Cities.


Let the Meat Hound search out the best options in your area.  Just click on Advanced Search and enter your ZIP code to find restaurants, grocers and butchers that are close-by and serving up sustainable and healthy food.


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…whether hunting, fishing and foraging might be right for you.

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We often resign ourselves to what we’ve known, and think it’s too late in life to learn a new skill.  Nowhere is this more true than with activities like hunting, fishing and foraging.  But the reality is that these skills are something that anyone can learn, at any point in life.

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We’re All Born Hunters….

  “We’re All Born Hunters”…this is one of the opening statements...

Got Bœuf, Carne de Res or Beef?

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Panfish Tacos – Make My Meal with Chef Lukas Leaf (VIDEO & RECIPE)

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Book Review: DEERLAND by Al Cambronne

DEERLAND is a book from Lyons Press and written by Al Cambronne. It takes a thoughtful...

Let’s Talk Turkey

Tim Nelson from MPR News reported yesterday on a new program being offered by the...

MeatHound App Coming Soon!

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More People Affected by Adult-Onset Hunting

Greg Leifeld grew up with family members who hunted, but never took part himself. Now as...

Why are trout so elusive, and so wonderful to eat?

Trout season is now open and I can’t wait to get out on the stream next week to...

Hunting as a responsible way to put meat on the table

Have you ever wondered why hunters head out into the cold and dark of early mornings to...

Light on the wallet, but heavy on your waist

The last few decades have created an amazingly efficient system of producing inexpensive...