Welcome to the Butcher’s Guild

The Butcher's Guild is a fraternity of meat professionals bound to create a support system for our industry.

We focus on education and camaraderie to achieve a communal goal: a network of successful, skilled, independent butchers all across the country!

We also need courageous carnivorous consumers to insist on Good Meat!

JOIN NOW: Butchers, we welcome you!


Help Build A Food System

Our friends at Farmstead Meatsmith are trying to build a slaughter truck and butcher shop to make their local food system complete. They are on sweet, agrarian Vashon Island in Washington state. Help them create solutions that we will all learn from.

Vegetarians Turned Sustainable Butchers- Not As Uncommon As You Might Think

Two of our fave butchers, and original BG Members, Erika & Amelia of Lindy & Grundy in West Hollywood, were vegetarians before they began eating meat and got involved in sustainable meat. And so was Josh Applestone. And so was Berlin Reed. And so was I. The food press finds this ironic. To me, it […]

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