American Bison is a meat product perfect for todays health-conscious consumers. The rich, sweet flavor betrays the fact that this meat is so lean and virtually fat-free, with less calories and cholesterol than beef, chicken, pork and turkey.
Bison are a hardy animal threatened less from disease and illness. In part, what this means to consumers is a meat product derived from consistently healthier animal. The health benefits are gaining a wider appreciation as consumers learn more about the advantages of bison.
The rich, sweet flavor can more than substitute the request for beef and bison becomes a preferred choice.
Buffalo Meat is Better Quality
Across all cuts, bison meat is lower in calories and fat than beef is, and higher in protein. A three to four-ounce serving of bison ribeye has 177 calories, 6 grams fat, and 30 grams protein compared to a typical beef ribeye, which contains 265 calories, 17 grams fat, and 27 grams protein. According to the USDA, bison burgers have 152 calories and 7 grams fat, which is less than even a 90% lean beef burger (184 calories and 10 grams fat) and a 93% lean turkey burger (176 calories and 10 grams fat). Bison offers more omega-3 fats than beef, and a better omega-6 to omega-3 ratio.
We produce high quality bison on our family owned ranch located in Hordville, Nebraska since 1968.
We take extra care in the production of our bison to ensure that the meat you buy is the highest quality.