Panorama Organic

Rating
Product offeringsRetail cuts, ground
Websitewww.perduefarms.com/en-US/panorama-meats
Market areaNationwide, online
LocationWestminster, CO
Participated in Survey?No
Total Score40

This brand did not participate in Cornucopia’s survey. Panorama is the nation’s largest producer of 100 percent grass-fed and grass-finished organic beef. They are a subsidiary of Perdue. They are a corporate brand with little to no transparency about all their suppliers.

CriteriaPointsComment
TOTAL (possible score is 1100) 40
1-Steak
Farms that participated in Cornucopia’s research providing full transparency receive the most points.
Transparency and Disclosure
0Did not participate, not transparent
Family farms and farmer cooperatives that market their own beef receive the most points. Corporations that do not directly produce any beef receive the fewest points.
Ownership History
0Corporate brand
Beef sourced from a single operation receives the most points. Beef of unclear origins and/or with poor oversight receives the fewest points.
Beef Supply
0Multiple unknown suppliers
Farms that are 100% certified organic receive the most points, farms/brands that are split conventional and organic receive fewer points.
Commitment to Organics
0None
This category is non-scoring and provided for information purposes.
Organic Certifier
0Varies farm-to farm
Animal Welfare Approved, Real Organic Project, and Biodynamic certifications receive the most bonus points. Producers are not penalized for not having additional certifications beyond organic.
Other Labels and Standards
40Varies farm-to farm, some farms have Audubon Certification
100% grass-fed and finished or cattle finished with site-grown supplement receives the most points. Cattle finished exclusively in a feedlot receive the fewest points.
Beef Finishing
0Marketed as finished on grass
Points are awarded for quantity of time cattle are on pasture above and beyond what the USDA requires, and for the quality and care of the pasture.
Pasture and Grazing Management
0Unknown
Brands that closely monitor and manage for health of soil, native species, and water quality receive the most points.
Environmental Stewardship
0Unknown
Cattle finished on pasture or on feed that is grown on-farm or procured locally receive the most points. Feed of unknown origin, or known to be imported, receives the fewest points.
Feed Sourcing
0Unknown
Lower cull and death rates recieve more points.
Cull and Death Rates
0Unknown
More points are given for greater frequency of contact and close management with cattle and closed herds.
Oversight
0Unknown
Brands may receive extra credit for above and beyond transparency, or special practices not otherwise covered in the scorecard (see description for an explanation).
Extra credit
0None