The ostrich meat is farm-raised right here in the Midwest heartland of our country. Ostrich meat is in a class of its own. The flavor is excellent and, because it is a very lean meat, it has all the healthy alternatives most people are looking for today. Buffalo Bob's Wild Game Jerky is made from prime cuts of meat that have been ground, blended with seasonings and formed into flat strips (no casing). Then, the meat is slow-smoked for as long as seven hours to capture the flavors of the selected hardwoods. To ensure freshness all products are individually vacuum-sealed. 100% REAL ostrich, farm-raised and USDA Inspected. (.75oz - includes added beef).