Every animal is a little different, but on average you will get approximately 400 pounds of beef. At approximately $2,524 per half an animal, you are paying $6.30/pound for the finished product. What a great deal considering tenderloin runs around $18.99/pound!
The butcher will work with you directly to breakdown your beef to fit your needs!
Let's talk economics!
Average Hanging Weight for One Animal: 600 lbs. (60% of Live Weight)
600 lbs. x $3.39/lb. = $2,034.00
Approximate Processing Fee: $0.70/lb x 600lbs. = $420.00
Kill Fee = $70.00 (Check with butcher for processing fees)
Total Price less delivery: $2,524.00