I love Tallow Bella and tallow itself so much I have a confession. I've become an unashamed tallow geek! Lucky for you I am scouring the land for tallow tidbits so all you other tallow geeks don't have to. Here's some history from an interesting source. The SWANSON BOAT COMPANY Here is the hands down best quote from this story because it sums up what every tallow lover knows; Grass-fed tallow is the best and only tallow that should be used, ever!
"The one major change made in my production of tallow has been the source of suet.
I noticed that as factory raised beef began to dominate the market, it became increasingly
difficult to render tallow of the quality and consistency necessary for my products. Research and
experimentation confirmed my opinion that the high concentration of grain, together with
antibiotics and hormones needed to keep the animals alive long enough to reach market weight
had an observably negative effect on all of an animal’s physical systems.
When I changed (completely) to a source of all naturally raised grass fed beef products, the