Illinois Local Beef DIrectory
BQA Certified - Beef Quality Assurance is a program that trains farmers and ranchers on best practice cattle management techniques to ensure their animals and the environment are cared for within a standard set of guidelines and regulations across the U.S. beef industry.
Natural - A product containing no artificial ingredient or added color and is only minimally processed.
Grass Fed - Animals spend their whole lives eating grass or forage.
Grain Finished - Animals spend the majority of their lives eating grass or forage and then are finished on grain.
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HOW MUCH BEEF DO I GET?
Buying beef directly from a local farmer or rancher often involves purchasing a 1/4, 1/2 or whole animal. Understanding roughly how much beef you will receive is a key to having a great experience and getting the value you seek.
*Percentage of carcass and edible beef product may vary*
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Windy Hill Meadows
Aviston, IL 62216
Comments: Beef is available for purchase in quarters, halves, and whole portions
23087 Goelitz Rd.
Malta, IL 60150
Comments: Beef is available for purchase in quarters, halves, and whole portions.
Clare, IL 60111
Comments: Quarters and halves will be available for pre-order and ready each fall. Individual cuts are available for purchase from the farm based on inventory.
Panther Fork Cattle Company
Texico, IL 62889
Comments: Beef is available for purchase in quarter and half portions.
DBA Harris Cattle Ranch LLC
Ozark, IL 62872
Comments: We offer pasture raised/grass fed beef to the public. We are USDA inspected. No hormones are used and limited antibiotics are used for health use only.
Carlinville, IL 62626
Comments: Beef is available for purchase in quarters, halves, and whole portions. Our primary working relationship is with Magro's Processing. Magro's Processing is federally inspected and located in Springfield, IL.
Ernst Family farms
New Douglas, IL 62074
Comments: Text "Beefalo" to 646-00 for EZ card web based app
Funk Farms Trust
Shirley, IL 61772
Comments: Beef is available for purchase in quarters, halves, and whole portions. Individual cuts will be available for purchase soon.
Jacksonville, IL 62650
Comments: Beef is available for purchase in quarters, halves, and whole portions. The majority of our beef cattle are Angus based with some Simmental. All beef is raised and feef on our farm.
v-y farms custom fed beef
Lauren Van De Mark
Chester, IL 62233
Comments: We sell grass fed and finished antibiotic and hormone free beef by the pound from a farm store. Beef is also available for purchase by quarters, halves, and whole portions.
Todd and Angela Slykhuis
Raleigh, IL 62977
Comments: Beef is available for purchase in quarters, halves, and whole portions. We start taking pre-orders October through December for our harvest window of February through April. Please feel free to call, text, email, or Facebook message us.
2912 N. 645 E. Rd.
Moweaqua, IL 62550
Comments: Beef is available for purchase in individual cuts, halves, and whole portions. Our beef is vacuum sealed to ensure the highest quality products. Customers can contact via cell, website, or Facebook to order. Delivery is included.
Justin and janette gillespie
Toulon, IL 61483
Comments: Beef is available for purchase in quarters, halves, and whole portions. We use Reason's Meat Locker in Buffalo Prairie, IL and Bittners Meat Company in Eureka, IL for processing.
Sumner Point Beef Company
Little York, IL 61453
Comments: Beef is available for purchase in individual cuts, quarters, halves, and whole portions.
Scattered Acres Farm
2127 N. Lowpoint Rd.
Washburn, IL 61570
Comments: Beef is available in split sides, halves, and whole portions. All animals are home-raised, Charolais/Angus crossbred cattle. All processing is done at Bittner's Meat Company in Eureka, IL. We are taking orders for April through June of 2021. 2020 orders are already filled for the year.