For a quarter of a cow, the cost is $4.25 per pound. The exact price will be determined after the hanging weight is known. A typical cow weighs, on average, 700 pounds, so this cost is based on an approximate weight of 175 pounds.
1/4 of a cow
Meat is packaged in butcher paper and 1/4 of a cow typically is packed in about five full brown paper grocery bags.