The share of Prime carcasses has more than doubled in the past 5 years, spelling greater availability and consequential wider usage among end users.
According to the 2-week trailing USDA quality grade data, the national average Prime grading rate of 4.9% since May 1 has tracked a pattern below its 5.2% mark for that period a year ago.
The fed cattle market average last week was steady on the week prior with a $115/cwt. average on a live basis and $181/cwt. dressed.
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Factoring heavily in the success for CAB in the 2017 fiscal year (October to September) was a record year in international markets with a 26.4% sales tonnage increase beyond U.S. borders.
The number had to be checked several times, and it is worth noting many Angus producers wouldn’t consider 34% Certified Angus Beef (CAB) brand acceptance as below average.