There’s no question that carcass weights were significantly lower in January than they would have been given a more typical weather pattern for the month.
While the Certified Angus Beef (CAB) brand logo is highly recognized among consumers and producers, many do not realize we also have brand extensions including products qualified and marketed under CAB brand Prime, Na
The fed cattle market is holding strong in late July within a narrow trading range.
The latest USDA carcass weight data for the week beginning April 30th brings us ever closer to the lowest anticipated fed steer and heifer carcass weights of 2018.
The brand recently announced two additional carcass spec modifications to further enhance opportunities for stakeholders.
Starting out the month of May, we dove headlong into the seasonal market with a widening Choice/Select price spread.
Quality abounds, despite lighter carcass weights.
A deeper look at the Prime quality grade reveals a year-to-date (YTD) jump from 6% in ’17 to 8% as we compare the first 16 weeks with 2018.