Buying Half a Cow: Here's What to Know

Buying a cow direct from local ranchers is a great way to enjoy quality beef. It also makes meal planning easier, as you always have steaks and burger on hand. Here's what you need to know about buying half of a cow.

Things to Consider Before Buying

Are Your Sharing With Other Families? What's the Budget? How Much Freezer Space is Available?

Half cow: here is the amount in pounds of meat you can expect.

Half cow: here are the typical cuts of beef you'll receive.

Half cow: here are the estimated number of meals for a family of 4.

Half cow: this is the estimated amount of freezer space you'll need.

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