As producers stare lower prices, lower revenues, and lower profits in the face, what can be done to maintain or improve profitability the next several years?
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Tyson Foods Inc., the largest U.S. meat processor, had its stock rating raised by an analyst at CLSA who said a class-action complaint alleging price collusion among chicken producers was "baseless" and that investors s
U.S. corn and soybean futures weakened on Friday on forecasts for dry weather in the Midwest that will allow farmers to pick up the pace of what is expected to be a record harvest of both crops, traders said.
In the cattle markets this week, Tim Hackbarth of Zaner Ag Hedge gives his impression of the immediate outlook. Near-term markets are still bearish with cash prices still slipping, trading 102 in Texas and Kansas this w
Beef imports totaled 263 million pounds in August, down 16.0% compared to a year ago, and down 2.2% compared to the month before. Reduced shipments from Australia accounted for all of the decline. Improved pasture condi
Those close to him say he was tougher than nails, with a fearless business approach and reputation for pushing people to their potential and then some. Under his hard exterior, however, was a distinctive spot of compass
The 2016 Feedlot Nutritionist Boot Camp was not a particularly large event: its attendees consisted of about thirty Masters and Ph.D students, all of whom fit in a small hotel conference room in Amarillo, Texas.
Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle contracts on Tuesday closed in positive territory for the first time in 12 sessions, helped by short-covering and futures' discounts to early-week cash prices, traders said.
Throughout Paul J. Brown's life, the founder of Cattle Empire and a 2016 inductee into the Cattle Feeders Hall of Fame, distinct parallels can be drawn between the cattle feeding businessman and the ability to sti
A $1 decline in average fed cattle prices and a $25 per head increase in the cost of feeder cattle pushed cattle feeding losses to $52 per head last week, according to the Sterling Beef Profit Tracker.