Bill Niman August 18, 2014 Bill Niman stands amidst his cows on BN Ranch. A massive beef recall last February threw his company in serious jeopardy. (Photo by Mina Kim.KQED) Download Original: 640 × 361 Bill Niman Bill Niman is fighting to save his company BN Ranch. He stands to lose nearly $400,000 dollars from a massive beef recall at a Petaluma slaughterhouse. Niman and others have said his meat is safe. (Photo by Mina Kim/KQED).