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Old 03-02-2020, 06:05 PM   #18
pharp
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Join Date: 04-11-16
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Originally Posted by Demosthenes9 View Post
One issue is the cost difference. Flats are much more per lb than Packers, often even twice the price. I haven't trimmed a packer out and done the calculations to figure out what the better buy is on a per lb basis of actual meat.
Whole packer is better but not as extreme as the sticker may indicate.
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