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The Natural Benefits of Roaming Bison

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We all know that bison has a lot of benefits in terms of the meat it produces. Bison are allowed to roam freely, they are grass-fed and they are not given hormones or antibiotics. Their meat is lean and the natural process with which they are raised are good for the animals and consumers.

But did you also know that the roaming and grazing habits of bison are good for the prairie and the lands on which they live? Bison's relationship with the land is incredibly symbiotic.  Just check out this infographic from the Nature Conservancy for a few bullet points!



Wallowing When 1000-2000 lb. bison wallow (or roll around), their large bodies help carve out depressions in the land which fill with water when it rains and promote the return of amphibians.


Soil & Hooves Bison cut the soil with their hooves. These disturbances open space for wildflowers, annual plants and encourage the growth of new grass, help rid the grassland of trees and aerate and loosen the top soil. When combined wit…

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