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Nalivka: Reviewing Carcass Weights

Feb 21, 2020 by John Nalivka
Over the past five years carcasses grading Choice represent 82% of slaughter, and carcass weights are also on a steady trend higher which is a cautionary sign for cattle feeders.
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Cattle on Feed Up 2 Percent February 1

Feb 21, 2020 by USDA
Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 11.9 million head on February 1, 2020.
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Sustainability Goes Mainstream

Feb 20, 2020 by Greg Henderson
Under intense pressure to meet demand for products that measure up to consumers’ personal values, U.S. food companies are feverishly working to rejuvenate their brands with green initiatives.