It will last through Sept. 1, 2014, or until a a new MPP program is operating.
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.
As a whole, today’s cattle reproduce very well.
A review and understanding of past data can help determine the future of the beef industry.
You might get fewer dollars for your calves next year, but 2016 will still offer good profits for most ranchers.
LIP provides compensation to eligible livestock producers who have suffered livestock death losses in excess of normal mortality due to adverse weather.
Downward slide in prices expected to ease, but still trending lower.
In fact, earlier in 2017, the forecast was for returns to be negative, but they actually will be positive.