Lamb carcase yields and costings spreadsheet comparing gross margin for traditional and alternative cutting techniques. Enter your data in the green boxes only to help achieve target gross margins.

An interactive spreadsheet to give you a guide to likely yields of beef and lamb primals. You can enter your own carcase weights, wholesale cost and retail prices to help you achieve target gross margins.

A yields and costings calculator for a selection of new beef cuts. The calculator shows potential gross margin on sales for five beef primals comparing traditional and alternative butchery techniques. A step by step guide to preparing the different cuts can be found in AHDB Beef & Lamb cutting specifications guide. Enter your own information in the green boxes only. This does not replace your own block test but acts as a useful guide to help achieve target gross margins and maximise profitability.