Shipping & Delivery
Where Does Farmer Girl Meats Deliver?
We deliver to all 48 contiguous states (all states except Alaska and Hawaii).
Delivery options and fees vary by location and can be viewed on the checkout page before you complete your order.
Available Delivery Methods Based on Your Location:
- Shipping via UPS: We offer 2 or 3 day shipping depending on your location. Shipments are packed with our Safe Pack insulation and ice pack system to ensure everything arrives safely and neatly. Orders are shipped on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays and will arrive Tuesday - Friday. We'll share a tracking code with you once your order has shipped.
- St. Louis Local Home Delivery: We offer local home delivery for anyone that lives in the Greater St. Louis area for a flat fee of $6 per delivery*. Our delivery route runs every Thursday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m and can deliver to your home or office. Orders must be placed by 10 p.m. on the Tuesday before delivery day for same-week delivery. All orders placed after Tuesday will be delivered the following week.
- Local Farm-Pick Up: For anyone who lives close enough or is visiting from out of town and would like to pick their order up at no additional cost. After placing your order you'll receive an email with instructions for picking up your order.
Shipping & Delivery Details
For UPS Shipping Customers
UPS orders are shipped on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. Orders are packed in a Farmer Girl shipping box with our Safe Pack insulation and ice pack system.Once your order has shipped you'll receive a tracking number via email to track your delivery date and time on the UPS website.
Farmer Girl Meats will not assume responsibility for incorrect addresses provided.
For St. Louis Local Home Delivery Customers
Our St. Louis Local Home Delivery route runs every Thursday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Orders are due by 10 p.m. on Tuesday for same-week delivery on Thursday. Delivery times cannot be specified, and are subject to change due to inclement weather, traffic, and holidays. Orders placed after Tuesday at 10 p.m. will be delivered the following week.
Home delivery orders are safely packed in an insulated cooler bag with gel ice packs. Your cooler will be left on your front porch or nearest drop point unless additional delivery instructions are given (on the checkout page or in your addresses settings) .
For a discount on Local Home Delivery fees, purchase the Meat Club Delivery Deal and get unlimited deliveries for any order over $29 for a year.
Do I Need to Be Home to Receive My Delivery?
No. Due to the perishable nature of your delivery, all orders should be retrieved promptly upon delivery to be brought inside and transfered to a freezer or refrigerator. Farmer Girl Meats will not be held responsible for orders left outside for extended periods of time after delivery.
How Will My Order Arrive?
UPS shipments will arrive frozen in a Farmer Girl insualted cooler box with gel ice packs. Boxes are clearly marked that they contain perishable goods.
St. Louis Local Home Deliveries will arrive frozen in a Farmer Girl cooler bag with gel ice packs.
Farmer Girl meats are flash frozen and vacuum sealed to preserve quality and freshness. Orders are delivered chilled at a temperature below 40 degrees Fahrenheit although they may be soft to the touch upon arrival. Meat at a temperature of 40 degrees Fahrenheit or below can be safely frozen and consumed at a later time. Do not consume meat that has tempered to 40 degrees Fahrenheit or above, as measured internally by a thermometer. Once thawed, you may safely consume within five days.