Great Plains Buffalo Company

GMO Free Meat

GMO Free Meat

The latest scientific studies are coming out showing GMO foods causing cancer and declining reproductive rates in rats based on a 90 days study. We have to believe that Geneticly Modified Oraganisms (GMO) will have long term effects in humans, no matter what the Food and Drug Administration is told by large corporate GMO agribusiness producers. Russia became the first country to suspend the import and use of American corn following the release of a study that suggests a link to breast cancer and other organ damage. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has also ordered it's own review in the research of GMO foods. This could possibly lead to more state/nations suspending food imports from the US because of GMO foods and fears of harmful health effects. These same trials also found minuscule amounts of commonly used weedkiller (Roundup) too. Both the GM corn and Roundup are the creation of US bio tech company Monsanto.

The US currently does not require labeling on any foods that have been genetically modified (GM) also commonly referred to as GMO or Genentically Modified Organisms. A genetically modified organism (GMO) or engineered organism (GEO) is an organism whose genetic material has been altered using genetic engineering techniques. These techniques, generally known as recombinant DNA technology, use DNA molecules from different sources, which are combined into one molecule to create a new set of genes. This DNA is then transferred into an organism, giving it modified or novel genes. Transgenic organisms, a subset of GMOs, are organisms that have inserted DNA from a different species. GMOs are the constituents of genetically modified foods. These foods can be any food on the market today including beef steaks, beef, pork, chicken, vegetables, grains, cereals, spices, and others. Basically, the total spectrum of "Food" is acceptable to GMO or cross GMO contamination. For example if cattle are fed grain, then you have GM food entering into our food chain all the way up to the processed can goods on the store shelves.

Phil Jerde of Great Plains Buffalo Ranch in South Dakota said today, that buffalo, more specifically his buffalo meat which are grass fed and finished, unlike other buffalo producers who finish grass fed buffalo on grains, have no possibility of being cross contaminated by GMO grains or through supplements in their diets at all. He clearly states that Great Plains Grass Fed Buffalo may be one of the only meats on the market that can promise to be GMO Free meat, since most livestock today are fed grains that potentially are GMO or finished with GMO grains in a feed lot prior to processing.

Great Plains Buffalo Ranch recently introduced a Buffalo Burger to the market that offers higher levels of Omega 3 than all other meats based on his buffalo burger having more "Good Fat", which contains the important nutrients of Omega 3, where other buffalo burger is sold as "Lean". When purchasing buffalo, Phil highly recommends staying away from "Lean" buffalo because it is missing the vital natural ingredients to better taste and health.

Why Great Plains Buffalo (GPB) is the "World's Best Burger"

- Great Plains Buffalo are raised exclusively on the finest prairie grasses and are "NOT" given grains or other man made feeds of any kind (which may contains GMO) at anytime,. This also creates high levels of cardio vascular health in our human diet by providing much needed Omega 3 (good fats) that our bodies need.
- Great Plains Buffalo provide thousands of acres of grasslands which are herbicide and pesticide free
- Great Plains Buffalo animals are not given hormones or sub-therapeutic antibiotics
- All GPB meat is USDA inspected, professionally processed, and vacuum packaged with no nitrates or other additives!
- Our Burger is not made from pieces of trimmings or lesser cuts, it is made from the finest of cuts including the sirloin, rib-eye, new york strip, back strap and other prime cuts.

Great Plains Buffalo Company is one of the largest buffalo herds on the Great Plains. Our vision is to better America's food system as a whole, from our pastures to your dining table. With high standards in land stewardship coupled with low-stress animal husbandry through holistic land management, we have happy buffalo that roam freely on beautiful native pastures.