1\4 Cow!!!

Discussion in 'Beef' started by cubguy17, Mar 21, 2008.

  1. cubguy17

    cubguy17 Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    Just got a 1/4 cow for 2.02 a lb. processed Ohhhhhhhh the possibitilies!!
  2. Good work cubguy...which quarter did you get??? 1st 2nd 3rd or 4th?

    Great deal!!!
  3. desertlites

    desertlites Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Touchdown guy-we know whats going on your smoker in comming weeks.how many#s?
  4. mulepackin

    mulepackin Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    I'm sure you know you got a great deal. I just sold about 6 beef to various friends and coworkers, most of it 1/2, 1/4, or even 1/8 at a time. Sure can't do it that cheap though. Hope its good beef. Enjoy!
  5. desertlites

    desertlites Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    I get 1/2 hogs here 90#s from well known butcher-Iowa pork $180 in 10 years came across 1 salty ham-other than that been REAL happy.
  6. bertjo44

    bertjo44 Smoking Fanatic

    It really stinks, we don't even have any local butchers. How is that? Its not a really a small town. There are a few guys who will process venison and stuff it you bring it to them but come on.
  7. walking dude

    walking dude Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    in virginnie?
    no amish around out in the country..........shakers?
    try them bert
  8. minn.bill

    minn.bill Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    youll love that i buy a 1/4 or a 1/2 every yr. cant beat it .i usually pay about 2.10.[​IMG]
  9. blacklab

    blacklab Master of the Pit SMF Premier Member

    Bought a 1/4 year b4 last pretty good flavor 3.09 lb cut and wrapped.
  10. Around here i am the local butcher. No one else cuts here, you'd drive two hours to get to the next guy. The guy i am apprenticing under pretty much gave all his buisness to me so i am a busy guy. I don't do all the prepared meat though like ham and bacon. Cut wrap grind . That costs 50 cents a pound. Sausage is extra. That is one of the reasons i have been paying so much attention to this website, tons of good info. Thanks for the help and keep getting those local guys cutting your meat or they'll all disapear.
  11. sunnyskies

    sunnyskies Newbie

    Nice deal. How many pounds is a quarter beef?? and what kind of cuts do you get?
  12. cubguy17

    cubguy17 Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    It was 240 lb's...170lb's after processing. It was part of the front and part of the rear of the cow so I got a lot of hamberger and some decent steaks and some nice roasts. I won't have to buy any beef for a long time. Haven't done anything with it yet, but soon, very very soon.
  13. Good deal cub guy...there is mass q-view in your future.
  14. walking dude

    walking dude Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    did you get the left handed brisket......or the right handed one?
  15. kookie

    kookie Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Congrats on the good deal..............
  16. bustedluckbarbq

    bustedluckbarbq Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    I have come across a good deal like that thru my father in law two years in a row... problem is both times it has hit in deer season.... freezer was on its way to fullness!! Have had a few good deer seasons and not had room ....

    good deal!! lets see some qview... get her smokin!
  17. tendriver

    tendriver Fire Starter

    You're right about that! Mine disappeared recently. Figures I was working for low wages when he was around, and now that I can pay a little more for better steaks he folds up shop. Hopefully someone will take his place.
  18. bb53chevpro

    bb53chevpro Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Sounds like a good deal. Its hard to turn down good deals.
  19. lc in va

    lc in va Meat Mopper

    congrats on your purchse, as you may have read bertjo44 we do not have any local butcher's it must be nice.

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