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Herdsman Billy Freeman checks on a cow and her calves at a preserve near Prather, Calif. The conservancy’s beef operation is certified Animal Welfare Approved and American Grassfed, both stringent labels. “The reason we did these certifications,” Freeman says, “is because we want people to know that the animals live their lives out naturally and that they were treated humanely.”

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