Example #2 from April 2022 showcases a large variety of cuts from a whole hog. This was a families first experience ordering a whole hog and it perfectly fit into a 5 cubic foot freezer!
If you start getting lost in the lingo, be sure to read our post “Cuts of Pork from a whole hog.”
Hanging Weight: 175 pounds
Price paid to Pleasant Grove Homestead: $350 ($2 per pound of hanging weight)
Price paid to Wanders Farms locker for processing and seasoning: $293.05
Pounds of meat in freezer: 139
Price paid per pound in freezer: $4.63
- 20 #1 packages of bacon
- 9 ham steaks
- 6 hams (variety of sizes)
- 25 #1 packages of breakfast sausage
- 2 packages of spare ribs
- 3 shoulder roast steaks (2 per package)
- 5 shoulder roasts
- 15 packages Iowa Chops (2 per package)
Head on over to our store to pay your deposit for farm fresh pork today!
Need more examples? Here’s Example #3!