DETROIT, Michigan, July
11, 2005, PRNewswire: Isn't half the fun of watching America's
favorite pastime enjoying the dogs, burgers and beer that go along
with it? Now, baseball fans will have the added opportunity to experience
certified organic ballpark food. Dakota Beef, the nation's largest
100% certified organic beef company, and Delaware North Corporation
have chosen this year's Major League Baseball All-Star game to launch
Dakota Beef's new line of certified organic concession products.
The organic burgers and all-beef polish sausages will be served
with organic condiments on organic rolls.
Fans at last week's New York Yankees - Detroit Tigers series got
a head start on the rest of the nation during a trial run of the
new organic beef products. Sales were so successful it was decided
to announce the line launch at the Major League Baseball All-Star
"I guess this shows that eating healthy with organic foods
is as American as baseball and apple pie. It certainly proves that
organic beef is quickly becoming a real demand for mainstream consumers,"
said Scott Lively, CEO of Dakota Beef LLC. "The Sportservice
team has worked closely with Dakota Beef to ensure that the new
certified organic burgers and polish sausages are of the highest
quality," added John Verespie, general manager for Comerica
Park, Delaware North Companies Sportservice. All of the Dakota Beef
products adhere to the strict standards of the USDA's National Organic