The current growth benchmark for actual weaning weight is 554 pounds at 192 days of age, with an average daily gain of 2.5 pounds.
Beef exports during the first quarter or 2018 have continued (and built upon) the increases seen last year.
The last two years have been a whirlwind of dramatic extremes for the cattle industry.
December placements were up 0.8% year over year, slightly more than expected. This follows large year over year placement increases in September, October and November.
You might get fewer dollars for your calves next year, but 2016 will still offer good profits for most ranchers.
As a whole, today’s cattle reproduce very well.
The last two years have been a whirlwind of dramatic extremes for the cattle industry. With historically tight supplies in 2014, record prices in every segment of the market were reached. Improvements in drought condi
For fall stocker purchases, there are three major risks to navigate and two of them are immediate