FAQ's

Q: Where can I find Pearson Ranch Jerky products?

Our products are sold by many of America’s leading outdoor retailers, including Bass Pro, as well as convenience stores, up-scale grocers, and gourmet and specialty retailers. If your favorite retailer doesn’t carry Pearson Ranch Jerky products… ask them to!  In the mean time you can always order here and we'll some tasty snacks headed your way.

Q: Where can I find ingredient information about my favorite Pearson Ranch Jerky products?

A full list of ingredients is included in the ingredient statement on each product package. You may also find a complete ingredient list on the individual product pages of this website.  

Q: Why does Pearson Ranch add beef to its jerky?

Products need to have at least 3% of an amenable specie (eg. beef, pork or chicken) to generate mandatory USDA inspection. Having the meat and production our all of our products fully inspected by the USDA provides an important assurance to both our partner retailers and our ultimate end-customers.  We therefore, add a little of extremely lean beef to our jerky.

Q: Where can I find nutritional information about my favorite Pearson Ranch Jerky products?

Nutrition information for each of our products can be found on the individual product pages of this website.  

Q: Are Pearson Ranch Jerky products USDA inspected?

Yes.  All the meat used in Pearson Ranch meat snack products is inspected and meets the high standards of the U.S. Department of Agriculture and all of our products are produced under the appropriately watchful eye of USDA inspection.

Q: Should Pearson Ranch Jerky meat snacks be refrigerated once opened?

Yes. Once opened, product should either be consumed within 3-days or stored in the refrigerator to hinder spoilage.  

Q: What do I do if my product's packaging is damaged?

Pearson Ranch Jerky does not recommend that you purchase or consume product from a package that has been damaged or appears tampered with in the store. If you receive product purchased from our website that has been damaged in shipping, please send an email to brandon@pearsonranchjerky.com providing the specifics of your situation.  

Q: Is it okay to freeze Pearson Ranch Jerky Meat Snacks?

Given the lengthy shelf-life of our products is up to one year, it is not necessary to freeze our products.  While, freezing will not harm the product, it may result in a change of texture of the product and cause the product to develop a "freezer burn" taste.  

Q: What does a "Best By" date mean?

The "Best By" date on our products is intended as a best consumed by date.  This means that in order to ensure optimal color, flavor, texture and aroma the product should be consumed prior to the date printed on the package.  

Q: What is the shelf life of my unopened Pearson Ranch Jerky product?

Based upon the high quality of the ingredients we use in all Pearson Ranch products, combined with leading edge processing and packaging, the shelf life of our products can be up to one year.  To ensure optimal color, flavor, texture and aroma the product should be consumed prior to the “Best By” date printed on the package.  

Q: Are Pearson Ranch Jerky products gluten-free?

Yes, ALL Pearson Ranch products are gluten-free.  

Q: What is gluten?

Gluten is a combination of plant proteins that occur in grain. There is a small percentage of the population that has an allergy or intolerance to foods containing these proteins. The most common sources of gluten are wheat, rye, and barley based foods. Rest easy, ALL Pearson Ranch products are Gluten-free. 

Q: Is there MSG in Pearson Ranch Jerky products?

All Pearson Ranch products are free of MSG. MSG (Monosodium Glutamate), is a flavor enhancer, much like salt.

Q: Do you ship outside of the US?

No.  Unfortunately, at this time we do not ship outside of the United States.

Q: Do you ship to APO addresses?

Yes, we ship to APO addresses. Because of the limitations on imports into certain countries, it is the responsibility of the purchaser to insure our products can be imported into the destination country.

Q: How do I become a wholesaler of your product?

If you are a retailer or wholesaler and are interested in carrying the Pearson Ranch Jerky product line, please send an inquiry to brandon@pearsonranchjerky.com .  

Q: Does Pearson Ranch work with organizations for fund raising events?

Yes. If your organization is putting together a fund raising event and would like to sell Pearson Ranch Jerky products as part of it, please send an inquiry to brandon@pearsonranchjerky.com