Wild Boar Meat: So Much Better Than Domestic Pork
Beck & Bulow is proud to offer wild boar meat for sale that is truly wild. These animals roam free in Texas, bordering New Mexico. They are humanely trapped and then transported with care under the supervision of specialized veterinarians to ensure that our boars experience as little stress as possible. Given the wild lifestyle they lead, they are completely free range and never administered any amount of hormones, steroids or antibiotics. This meat, like everything else we offer, is good for the earth as well as the body. And, of course, it’s incredibly delicious.
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Wild boar is actually an ancestor of the domestic pig, and has been around since before the Ice Age. In fact, there’s evidence that humans have been interacting with the species since 13,000 BC. Basically, humans have been eating this meat for a very long time, and we’re firm believers that ancient ways of eating are often a portal to health, vibrancy and sustainability.
Wild boar are native to Europe, but were brought to North America for hunting purposes in the late 19th century. Some of these boar escaped hunting preserves and mated with the feral descendants of domestic pigs that had been brought to the country previously by Spanish explorers. Modern day wild boar in the United States are usually a hybrid of the two.
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Today in America, wild boar are abundant in numbers and are commonly considered a nuisance by farmers as they destroy fields and rapidly reproduce. They have been considered overpopulated for more than 20 years and have insatiable appetites for crops and grasslands. This makes wild boar a particularly sustainable choice when it comes to purchasing meat. We feel great about offering wild boar meat for sale, and confident that you’ll feel the same way about buying it.
When it comes to wild boar meat nutrition, domestic pork can’t even begin to compare. This meat is a great source of zinc and healthy monounsaturated fats. It also contains thiamine, riboflavin and niacin. These vitamins help our bodies to convert food into energy, boosting the metabolism, nervous system and brain function. Wild boar is very lean and much lower in cholesterol and calories than pork, while containing higher levels of protein.
Because they are wild animals, wild boar enjoy a robust nature and are far less prone to illness and disease than domesticated pigs. Our wild boar meat contains zero sodium, while farmed pork contains extremely high levels. For this reason wild boar is a much healthier choice for heart health. Remember - you are what you eat! Factory farmed pork is pumped full of additives and ridden with disease.
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Furthermore, we all know that factory farmed animals do not lead pleasant lives. They often live in stagnancy and squalor, are inhumanely treated and never have any other experience of existence besides captivity before being slaughtered. Whether you hunt it yourself or find a great source like us to order from, choosing to eat wild meat helps to decrease demand for the factory farmed meat industry. It’s said that we take on the same qualities of the foods we eat. Our wild boar roams free, foraging for food and enjoying fresh air and sunshine. These animals live the way nature intended. When we choose to eat wild meat, we are exercising our ability to return to a truly primal human diet.
The taste of wild boar completely blew us away, and we know you’ll feel the same way. Their natural diet consists of nuts, fruits, roots and tubers making this meat extremely unique and bursting with flavor. This means they consume a much wider variety of foods than domesticated animals, which bolsters the benefits of wild boar meat nutrition. This meat has a complex and rich taste that will have you coming back for more.
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You can cook wild boar meat in all the same ways as you would use pork. The only difference is that it will taste far more delicious and provide many more health benefits. Use our ground wild boar to make tasty burgers, meatballs or sausage. We love a good roast boar shoulder, and wild boar ribs give a primal twist to a summertime favorite.
And then there’s everyone’s favorite item wild boar bacon. This stuff is so popular, we can hardly keep it in stock. Bacon lovers will be amazed at this next level version of their favorite food. Breakfasts and BLTs will be forever changed. You’ll never be able to go back to domestic pork bacon, and we’re not sorry.