Fun Facts

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  • Back in the early 1800's, approximate year 1830, the estimated Buffalo population in the United States was between 70 and 150 million.

  • What is the difference between a buffalo and a bison?
    The terms are largely interchangeable. Except on a biology test. Technically, what we have in the United States is bison. Buffalo are what they have in Africa (the African Cape Buffalo) and in Asia (the Asian Water Buffalo). But it is still a buffalo nickel

  • Do only male buffaloes have horns? No, both male and female buffaloes have horns.

  • When was the American Bison Society established? The American Bison Society was founded in 1905.

  • Bison is a low fat high protein choice!