He fattens them himself in pens that offer “plenty of room — more room than in one of those condos in New York,” Mr. Pfrang said feistily, “because if they’re crowded and stressed,” they won’t grade as prime at Creekstone.
From NYT’s Beef from Creekstone Farms impresses New York Chefs / Glen Collins / March 23, 2010
Listen, New Yorkers. We would not grade as prime at Creekstone. I know, I know. It was hard for me to accept too. But we just don’t have enough room. We’re crowded, we’re stressed. We’re not “Creekstone” material. Maybe next year.