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FDA's Response to Breweries Spent Grain & Brewhouse's "Beer-Beef Cycle"

Twin Cities Business Magazine Story here >> Many craft breweries—which are said to add more than $740 million to Minnesota’s economy—have longstanding, handshake agreements with local farmers, and they’re closely watching newly...

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Your Green Life: "Beer, Cattle, and Burgers"

Northland News Center Story Here >> Pioneer Press Photo Gallery >> Fitger's Brewhouse has been serving their own beer since 1995. But there has always been a byproduct from the brewing that they wanted to utilize. Brad Nelson, the...

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On the road w/Jason Davis makes our cows famous

KSTP Story Here >> Eye Witness News correspondent Jason Davis reports on our cattle in his segment On the Road with Jason Davis. The story aired March 17, 2013 and featured Brewmaster Dave Hoops and the brewery team preparing buckets of spent...

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Ten Facts About Duluth’s Brewing Scene (you might not already know)

The Growler Story Here >> With so much happening in the Twin Cities’ craft beer scene, it can be hard for Metro-area drinkers to look beyond their borders to see what’s happening in other parts of the state. Like the Twin Cities, Duluth is...

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Twin Cities Pioneer Press: 2 MN restaurateurs taking 'farm to table' to the extreme

Pioneer Press Story Here >> Pioneer Press Photo Gallery >> Check a smattering of restaurant menus and websites, and chances are you'll see the buzz phrase "farm to table." Restaurants use those words to convey how close they are -- in...

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Fitger’s Brewhouse gets into the ranching business

Duluth News Tribune Story Here >> With cold winters and short summers, Duluth is not the first place people think of when it comes to locally grown, sustainable food. But the movement is picking up steam in the region. Twenty local...

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Fitger's Brewhouse Beefs up Menu with "In-the-Family" Highland Cattle

Northland's News Center Story Here >> Pioneer Press Photo Gallery >> Duluth, MN (NNC NOW) - They're hairy, hearty, and according to officials with Fitger's Brewhouse, in Duluth, these Minnesota–raised Scottish Highland cattle are about...

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Tasty Days Story Here >> The minds behind the Fitger’s Brewhouse in Duluth are raising cattle in a push for local beef.

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MPR: The Duluth beer-beef cycle

MPR News Story Here >> When you make beer, one of the byproducts is the leftover grain you have used in the brewing process. When you run Fitger’s Brewhouse in Duluth, that comes to 3,000 pounds a week of “spent grain.” The Brewhouse,...

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