Savings = $57.17

Total Cost (purchased as half pig):  $244.35

Total Cost (if purchased as individual cuts):  $301.52

Cut of Pork
Number of PoundsCost if purchased as individual cuts
Hot Italian Sausage4$15.60
Ground Pork3$10.95
Spare Ribs2.42$10.65
Heart and Tongue.68$.68
Shoulder Roast10.6$38.69
Ham Roast9.1$59.61
Ham Steaks7.89$51.68

 This is an actual example of a customer  who purchased half a pig.  Each  customer's pig is butchered according to  their specifications.  Your order might  look similar, or it might be quite different 

Here we contrast the cost of buying a half pig with the cost of purchasing each piece of meat individually.

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The dress weight of this half pig was 88 pounds.  The customer ended up with 61.75 actual pounds of meat.  He paid $1.89/lb dress weight for the meat. ($166.32).  He paid $78.03 for butchering/cutting/wrapping, etc.  This made a grand total for the half pig of $244.35