How much meat and fat is on a bison?

Answer According to North Star Bison which sells bison by the whole, half and quarter, a whole bison weighs about 400 lbs., including the meat and most of the fat. This statistic does not include the head... Read More »

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What is the difference between buffalo meat&bison meat?

The terms bison and buffalo are used interchangeably, yet in actuality, these are actually two different animals. Knowing what distinguishes these two animals will help you in a restaurant; such kn... Read More »

How healthy is bison meat?

Bison meat, sometimes called buffalo meat, is raised on farms throughout the United States. Available in traditional red meat cuts such as steak, roasts or ground, bison meat is a lean meat altern... Read More »

Is bison meat better that beef?

On One Hand: Nutritionally superiorAccording to the National Bison Association, researchers at North Dakota State University have shown that bison meat has a fraction of the fat and calories found ... Read More »

Bison & Elk meat alternatives?

Unless you hunt your own, all wild game is overpriced. Very lean beef is the closest affordable meat you're going to find.