To earn the Certified Angus Beef brand, Angus-influenced cattle, with predominantly solid black coats, must pass the brand's 10 additional carcass specifications. On Sept. 9 those measures got a slight update.
U.S. pork and beef exports in July were up from June, but still down from a year ago, according to data released by USDA and compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation. Here's a look at the latest numbers.
Taiwan paved the way for an eventual free trade deal with the United States on Friday by announcing an easing of restrictions on the import of U.S. beef and pork, as they look to boost ties with Washington.
China made its largest weekly U.S. beef purchases on record last week, followed by its biggest U.S. corn deals in almost a month this week, according to U.S. Department of Agriculture data released on Thursday.