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do u have the guts to slaughter your own meat?

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maya123

Asked by maya123 at 12:24 PM on Dec. 21, 2010 in Food & Drink

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Answers (18)
  • Why would I? I don't eat meat.
    CraftingMama

    Answer by CraftingMama at 12:26 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • I hunt deer.
    Jessica157

    Answer by Jessica157 at 12:29 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • Yes. We are a hunting family and process our own deer. I grew up on a farm where we butchered our own hogs, cattle, and chickens.
    tiddliwinks

    Answer by tiddliwinks at 12:30 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • Yeah we hunt... so elk, antelope, deer, or cows and goats, we can, and do, do it all :0)
    bjojola

    Answer by bjojola at 12:38 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • Yes, i will slaughter my own meat. Last year we bought a 1/4 cow from a friend. They did most of the hard work, but i still had to slaughter a bunch of it.

    I also kill & gut my own fish when we go fishing. I enjoy it...it makes me feel like i am in touch with my food. This may sound lame, but i always say a prayer for the animals we eat. I am grateful to them.
    samurai_chica

    Answer by samurai_chica at 12:39 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • No, I'm happy to pay someone else to do that.
    SWasson

    Answer by SWasson at 5:37 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • Nope. No way. No how. Then again, I'm a vegetarian and will grow my own plant based food.

    DH did actually take a class on chicken "preparation." He says he would totally do it. We are looking into creating a kosher chicken co-op with some families in our synagogue. I'll work on the scheduling and marketing. they get the messy work.
    balagan_imma

    Answer by balagan_imma at 12:27 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • Personally, kind of. DH deer hunts and processes it himself - cuts the meat off, then I cut it how I want from there or grind it up. We send our beef & pork to the locker to get done though.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:29 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • I never have and not sure if I could or not.
    arenad

    Answer by arenad at 12:50 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • I used to live on a farm. We did this on a daily/weekly basis. So, yes, I would.
    mainemusicmaker

    Answer by mainemusicmaker at 1:01 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

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