Show-Me Heroes


CONTACT: Amy Wilson U.S. Wellness Meats phone: 573.767.9040 ext. 117 fax: 573.288.0559 email: url:

US Wellness Meats Takes The Show-Me Heroes Pledge

January 31, 2017

Canton, Missouri — Local meat distributor, U.S. Wellness Meats, takes the Missouri Show-Me Heroes Pledge to actively participate in the effort to hire Veterans.

The Show-Me Heroes program was started in 2010 and has become a cooperative effort between Missouri businesses, Army National Guard and the Missouri Division of Workforce Development.

Veterans have served their country in a variety of different ways. They have been trained in numerous technologies and possess leadership qualities that make them a valuable asset in the private sector.

U.S. Wellness Meats is well known for offering high quality grass-fed beef, lamb, bison, dairy, gourmet rabbit, heritage pork, free range poultry, wild caught seafood, organic snacks, pet food and more. Many of its products are locally raised. By participating in the Show-Me Heroes program, U.S. Wellness Meats hopes to establish its reputation as a business that honors it's nation's soldiers.

U.S. Wellness Meats ships its premium, high quality meats to all 50 states. Their grass-fed beef tests rich in healthy Omega-3 fatty acids and CLA. The company was founded in 2000 by four farm families in Northeast Missouri and Western Illinois. They are committed to ensuring sustainable farming practices for generations to come. No hormones, GMOs, herbicides or pesticides are used in raising their animals.

U.S. Wellness Meats has a retail store, Grassland Market, located at their facility in Canton, Missouri. Grassland Market is open 9:30am – 7:00pm, Monday – Saturday. Online orders can be placed at:

For more information, contact Amy Wilson at U.S. Wellness Meats.

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