American Plains Bison
The Plains Bison, which at their zenith numbered between 30 and 70 million animals, once ranged from Alaska to the northern tier of Mexican states, and from the East Coast to the West Coast of North America. The demise of the herd did not come until the Euro-American expansion westward in the late 19th century. But thanks to the cross-cultural efforts of ranchers, public-lands managers, and tribal nations, the Plains Bison has made a welcome comeback during the 20th century. The North American Plains Bison meat yields a marvelously tender, slightly sweet flavor with subtle reminders of the pasture in which the animal was raised.
The Kummrow Family raises natural beef, and American Bison on their 200 acre farm. Animals are raised without hormones or antibiotics and fed home-grown feed, grown without chemical herbicides or pesticides. Animals are grass and hay fed and grass finished with no grain used in finishing. (more...)
FYI KC-AREA FARMERS - The Kansas City Food Circle has an established eList for direct networking via eMail, and a Blogger account which feeds Twitter which feeds Facebook, all to benefit our LOCAL+ORGANIC and LOCAL+FREE-RANGE growers. (more...)
Gunpowder Bison & Trading Co. was founded in 2004 and is a family owned and operated business. Currently our farm tends to over 250 bison that are able to be seen by visitors. GBT bison meat is raised on the farm. No hormones or feed additives are used and all processing is done under USDA inspection. (more...)
-The Glenview Farmer's Market will return to Wagner Farm on June 21, 2014. The market will operate every Saturday from 8 am to 12 noon until October 11. -Wagner Farm parking lot, 1510 Wagner Road, Glenview, IL, 60025 -Parking generously provided by St. Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church which is across the street from the farm. (more...)
Small, brand new farm, experienced owner in biodynamics and traditional ceremony for raising health and help in the community. Animal skills(farrier, shearer), recycling and alternative lifestyles for the common person. Local sales/services only, no credit cards, wholesale, or mass marketing. (more...)
Footprint Farms LLC is a family owned farm located in Roy Washington. We have been raising livestock for several years now but are a new business that just started up this year! We raise bison, pastured heritage pork (large black hogs) pastured poultry and eggs. We also handcraft goat's milk soap. (more...)