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How much does grass-fed ground beef cost?
Grass-fed Ground Beef: Our delicious dry-aged ground beef is available on its own in 1lb pkgs 鈥?very versatile and tasty: 10 x 1lb pkg ground beef @ $9.25 per pound 20 x 1lb pkg ground beef @ $9.00 per pound
How much feed per pound of beef?
When looking at 鈥渇eed鈥?input to edible beef output, I鈥檝e seen all sorts of numbers ranging up to 20 pounds of feed per pound of beef. Feed is not always the same word as 鈥済rain鈥漚nd can sometimes refer to hay, corn stalks, and other non-concentrated, non-grain animal feed.
Is grass fed beef better for you than regular ground beef?
Grass-fed beef is supposed to be better for you, but it鈥檚 less wallet-friendly than whatever Sam the Butcher has on special: Grass-fed ground beef can run about $9.99 a pound to conventional beef鈥檚 $2.99 and 鈥渘atural鈥?ground beef鈥檚 $7.99.
How much feed do you need to raise a cow?
If you then multiply this 600 pounds by six pounds of grain, you get 3600 pounds of grain to produce an animal of 1200 pounds. This ratio of feed to beef is 3:1. Other studies have found the feed conversion ratio for beef even lower, closer to 2.5.