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The Beef Initiative – Colorado

July 22 @ 12:00 pm - July 24 @ 4:00 pm

Come join us in July in scenic Crawford, Colorado at the Wrich Ranches for the Beef Initiative Conference and shake your ranchers hand!

SPEAKERS (as of June 21, 2022):

Texas Slim, Colorado rancher & host Jason Wrich, Econoalchemist, Katie the Russian, RadAk47, Carni Clemenza & MrSollozzo, Arceris, BikesandBitcoin, Matt O’Dell, Colorado rancher Scott Hauck, Colorado farmer Joshua Rainer Gold, and Texas ranchers Weldon and Ann Warren.



6:30-9:00PM – Grass-fed beef dinner, campfire, and conversation by the water at Crawford Reservoir. Dinner provided by Anarchy Taco from Paonia.


8:00-8:15 – Welcome and kick-off. Texas Slim

8:15-8:45 – Regenerative Agriculture: grass-fed from 1st-generation grass-roots. Jason Wrich

8:55-9:25 – Why bitcoin? Privacy, self-custody, censorship-resistance. Econoalchemist

9:45-10:15 – Decentralization Panel: home-birthing, unschooling, and more. Katie the Russian, AmyAK47

10:25-10:55 – Growing the Grass-fed Beef Producer Network. Weldon and Ann Warren

11:05-11:35 – Pure protein common sense – lessons from the Meat Mafia, Carni Clemenza and Mr. Sollozzo, plus Colorado regenerative farmer, Joshua Rainer Gold.

11:50-12:20 – Mining/home mining. Arceris, Econoalchemist, and Rob W. (BikesandBitcoin)

12:20-12:30 – Summary and next steps. Texas Slim


12:30-1:15 – Grass-fed burgers and brats provided by Wrich Ranches.


1:30-5:00PM – Open time to explore…

  • a local winery, vineyard, & homestead – their process for starting and operating the business
  • a day-in-the-life of a Regenerative Rancher – walk a grazing map with Jason Wrich,
  • the local North Fork Valley area
  • the Black Canyon area for hiking and amazing vistas
  • Hotchkiss Creamery Arts Center
  • Crawford Center for the Arts


6:00-6:45PM – Bitcoin Basics Workshop with Matt O’Dell (basics of using bitcoin including installing a wallet on your phone, sending and receiving bitcoin, and properly backing it up).

6:30-9:00PM – Grass-fed beef and lamb, plus pastured poultry; campfire, and conversation. Dinner provided by Gourmet Caveman.


9:00-9:30AM – Morning devotional at Wrich Ranches

10:00-Noon – Starting from Scratch: Regenerative Ag, with ranchers Jason Wrich, Scott Hauck, and Weldon & Ann Warren

  • Homesteading 101
  • How to get started in Regenerative Ranching

Noon-12:30PM – Pathway to Self-Sovereignty. Texas Slim

12:30PM – Farmers Lunch provided by Rocky Mountain Farmers Union

Come explore the North Fork Valley of Colorado and learn at our next Beef Initiative Conference. We will build on the success and positive feedback of our inaugural conference in Texas — with hands-on education and discussion including:

  • How to get started in regenerative farming and ranching
  • A day in the life of a first-generation rancher
  • Bitcoin and ranching
  • Privacy
  • Mining
  • Decentralization
  • Rebuilding strong health through pure protein

Our three-day conference includes meals, a t-shirt and in-person visits to ranches/farms. Hosted by Jason Wrich at the beautiful Wrich Ranches.


See this link for lodging options around the North Fork Valley area.

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July 22 @ 12:00 pm
July 24 @ 4:00 pm


Wrich Ranches
36965 Fruitland Mesa Road
Crawford, CO 81415 United States