It’s All in the Bones: Upcycling Bones into Nutritious Broth

[This blog post is from a Podcast Interview we had with Jill Weaver, founder of Stock Exchange. You can listen to the full interview here.] Jill Weaver When Jill Weaver first started making bone broth out of her kitchen she never imagined it would then turn into her business: Stock Exchange. As a new mother…

Tastemaker Toronto Sample Recipes

We had a great weekend at Tastemaker Toronto at Evergreen Brickworks this past weekend. The turnout was incredible. We partnered with Chef Adam Alguire who cooked up amazing samples using our pasture raised chicken from Marita Fields: whole bird on a toothpick. It consisted of poached chicken breast on the bottom, chicken leg rillette in…

A New Partnership with Howick Community Farms

At NIKU Farms, we only work with farms that promote raising their animals in a sustainable and ethical way. We believe in supporting local communities that respect their land and take pride in ensuring animals are raised in the most natural setting possible. For the past year, we have spent a significant amount of time…

Grass Fed Beef Keto Chilli

We had a great day this past weekend full of low carb and keto fun at the Low Carb Lifestyle Show. The turnout was incredible, and we had the chance to listen in on some pretty awesome panel discussions, meet with new customers, and sample lots of goodies. Over at our booth, we were sampling…

Chimichurri Meatballs

Our good friend Megan Kelly from @realistic.holistic put together this amazing recipe using NIKU Farms Grass-Fed, Grass Finished Beef. What we love most about this Chimichurri Meatball recipe is that it’s perfect for those who are following the autoimmune protocol (AIP), GAPS, paleo, gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free or are just looking for a delicious healthy meal. We…

It Starts On Pasture: The Science Behind Grass-Fed

There is ongoing debate about grass-fed over grain-fed meat. Some claim grass-fed to be a fad, while others note that there are nutritional benefits with grass fed beef that are not found in grain fed beef. But with so much speculation we decided to turn to science for more definitive truths. We reached out to…

What Our Farmers Are Up To

At NIKU Farms our objective is to connect you directly with your local farmers. We are the only company in Canada where you can order ethically raised meat and have it delivered to your home directly from the farm of your choice. When you order through NIKU, our farmers will pack your box and a…