Where can I buy a 1/4 cow near me?

FYI – The total cost for a 1/4 is between $900-$1200 depending on the hanging weight of the animal. The balance, after your $300 deposit, will be due on delivery. (sides of beef average $1800-$2400 in total, and whole beef average $3600-$4800 depending on the hanging weight of the animal).

You might be thinking “How much does it cost to buy half a cow?”

The cost to have the meat aged, cut, wrapped and frozen so it’s ready to take home is $1.40 per pound hanging weight. Hanging weight is usually 59% to 62% of the live weight. This is payable to the butcher. As an example, buying half of a 1,200-pound cow would cost: $2,100 to the rancher for the live animal.

What cuts do you get with half a cow?

There are lots of cuts of beef you can get from buying half a cow. Steaks such as tenderloin (filet mignon), sirloin steaks, ribeye steaks, strip steaks, skirt, and flank are a few of the options.

How much beef is in a half cow?

With a half a cow, you’ll get approximately 220 pounds of beef. It includes 100 pounds of ground beef, and the rest of the beef are in cuts like steaks, roasts, ribs, brisket, and tenderloin. Just for fun, we included a dozen eggs and a half gallon of milk in this picture so you would have some additional perspective 🙂.

What to expect when buying a quarter cow?

Twice what is in a half, of course. Will take up almost all of a large upright freezer (20 cu. ft.)Custom Cut to your specifications. Whole beef costs are around $3300 and with butchers fees the total cost is about $3900Whole beef orders require an $800 deposit to secure your order. Pick up at ranch only for Whole Beef orders.

Where can I buy Mitchell Bros beef?

Beef is available directly from us, the Ranchers, in either a 1/4 Cow, 1/2 Cow or Whole Cow order. Our grass finished beef is a seasonal product, with our butchering happening between August and October each year. After slaughter, our beef dry ages for 21 days before being cut and wrapped to your specifications.

What size beef can I buy in bulk?

We offer 1/4, 1/2 and whole beef buying options for those interested in buying in bulk directly from our farms and stocking up a chest freezer. These options mean you are purchasing a 1/4, 1/2 or whole beef.

The average price of a Quarter Beef averages $700 based on an average-sized beef. Your cost may vary based on the weight of your beef. We require a small deposit of $75 to reserve your Quarter Beef.