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Unread 09-19-2013, 05:37 PM   #1
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Default Meat price question...what do you guys think

I can buy a whole hog for $2.75/lb (dressed) or for the same price get it processed any way I want....to me thees are good prices any input will be appreciated
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For reference, our local butcher..

http://bringhurstmeats.com/products/bulk.html
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Seems a little high for both and especially for the whole hog.
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I agree it's high for the whole hog, but processed that's about average.
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Here is my local cost:

http://dumameatsfarmmarket.com/pork.html

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Anything under $2.00 a lb is pretty good. Dressed, I'd pay 2.75
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For reference, our local butcher..

http://bringhurstmeats.com/products/bulk.html
Those are good prices. Pig here in WA is 25 cents a pound higher.
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Here is my local cost:

http://dumameatsfarmmarket.com/pork.html

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Good prices as well. Our area is harder to get stuff like pork shoulders. Everything has to be a special order. Can't wait to get to Texas.
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These are dressed prices ...I kinda thought it was a decent price for locally raised hogs
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So it's $2.75 dressed and another $2.75 for processing the way you want?
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NO $2.75 /lb dressed weight ...includes processing thats it ...or $1.00/lb hoof weight and $50 processing fees but those are 500-800 lb hogs
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Oh ok, that's what I thought. Yup good price
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