Latest News From Greg Henderson

Ballot initiatives
Election: California Prop 15; Colorado Prop 114

California's Proposition 15 was failing with 72% of the votes in, while Colorado's Proposition 114 appeared as though it would pass by a narrow margin.

3 weeks ago
Greg Henderson
Taxing Meat: A Fool’s Errand

Criticism of beef production is rampant worldwide, and a new international report will only further fuel activists who want your business shut down.

3 weeks ago
Profit tracker
Profit Tracker: Profit Margins Erode For Cattle And Hogs

Cattle and hog finishing margins remain positive for the sixth consecutive week, but cash prices for both declined modesty last week and margins eroded.

3 weeks ago
Stocker cattle
Cattle Markets Hampered By Season's First Storm

Wide regional variations in prices for fed cattle were found this week and the cash trade was slow to develop. The season's first winter storm affected the sales and movement of both fed and feeder cattle.

4 weeks ago
Gray wolf
Gray Wolf Removed From Endangered Species Act

Federal wildlife officials removed the gray wolf from the U.S. Endangered Species Act list on Thursday, saying the wolf population has recovered and the animal no longer needs federal protection.

1 month ago
Profit tracker
Profit Tracker: Modest Profits Continue For Cattle And Hogs

Both cattle feeding and hog finishing operations found modest profits for the fifth consecutive week calculated on a cash basis, according to the Sterling Profit Tracker.

1 month ago
Nebraska feedyard
Cash Cattle Lower, COF Inventory Higher

Both CME cattle futures and cash prices were lower for the second consecutive week. USDA's cattle on feed report found a record October 1 inventory as September placements were called 6% higher.

1 month ago
Ground beef
empirical foods Building New Kansas Facility

A beef company that fought for years to clear its name in court has broken ground on a state-of-the-art ground beef production facility in Garden City, Kansas.

1 month ago