Can meat quality be reverse engineered?
With cheaper corn, cattle prices at record highs and cattle numbers at record lows, nobody doubts the cattle industry is about to enter a rebuilding phase.
CattleFax see long-term growth in exports, but record prices could slow some trading partners beef purchases.
While nobody knows yet what will happen in 2013, here are five areas to keep your eye on.
Steve Cornett says there are two lessons that the cattle industry should have learned during the last couple of years and apparently didn’t.
USDA says it is cooperating with a request from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for a timeline of events.
If every calf, cow and bull had a unique number all stored in a central location like a USDA database, cattle owners, buyers and lenders would all be protected.