CGL blog

What’s Happening Around the Farm and Other Interesting Stuff

Golden chicken bone broth

I’ve posted before on social media of the deep satisfaction and contentment I find when I know there is a stash of basic bone broth in the freezer.  It’s the easiest thing ever to do; it does however require a bit of clever time-planning if you’re a busy person – like...

read more

Penthouse Henhouse

Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.” ― Maya Angelou - poet, author, historian, playwright, producer, director, civil right’s activist   I know….possibly an unusual person to choose to quote for a ‘farmy’ blog, but when...

read more

So good I just had to share it

You know how every now and then you put a family dinner together and you just knock-it-outta-the-park?  This was one of those dinners.  And even better, I remember what I did! I had some CGL BEEF, beef ribbons to use this time, but I would happily use a whole rump...

read more

Hello 2019! Farewell 2018

We aren’t the kind of folks who make fandangled resolutions at the stroke of midnight….nope, not at all! And we’ve no desire to wipe away 2018 either. Yes it’s been an exciting year….2 overseas trips (unheard of for this farm-ily!), a feature on a nationally televised...

read more

We’ve Survived Summer

We are actually getting some winter now Busy days means the slow cooker has been in high demand here.  From Pumpkin Soup made with Paddock Raised Chook bone broth to CGL BEEF skirt steak casserole, the kitchen has been pumping!  The short days means we are busy busy...

read more

Tools of the trade

A tale to tell Well, once these were the tools of the trade…and from just one of the trades we practised. Once upon a time in a life long ago MR CGL worked with some of these tools before he hung up his knives for good. Every tool here has a tale to tell...

read more


It’s here!  Our new online home is live. What a relief! No more organising, scheduling, herding (kids or cows!), no more synchronised watches…all right maybe we didn’t go that far, but nearly! Planning for the new CGL Beef website started last year… around...

read more
Something is wrong.
Instagram token error.

Join the CGL Beef Newsletter

Receive regular information about our delicious beef and chicken as well as what's happening on the CGL farm.

Thank you for subscribing to CGL Beef