Meat Yield From A Boer, 50%?

Discussion in 'Meat Market' started by AlabamaGirl, Feb 11, 2021.

  1. AlabamaGirl

    AlabamaGirl Well-Known Member

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    I read somewhere that I should expect a Boer goat to produce 50% of its live weight in meat. That means if a Boer weighs 200 lbs. alive, I should expect about 100 lbs. of meat?
     
  2. ksalvagno

    ksalvagno Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Around there. Maybe a little less.
     
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  3. AlabamaGirl

    AlabamaGirl Well-Known Member

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    Thank you.