When you order and pay for this product you are putting your name on our list to purchase a Whole Pig. The price for a whole pig is $4.59 per pound based on the dressed weight determined by the USDA processor. This deposit will be applied toward your final total once your order is invoiced. We will be in touch with you shortly to discuss availability and cutting instructions. You can also reach out to us anytime by using the Help Button at the bottom of the page. Thank you for your business, and we look forward to filling your freezer with the best pastured pork you’ll find.