Cattle prices were in full retreat, giving back all the previous week’s gains. The magnitude of the decline was on full display at feeder cattle auctions with the rollback accelerating throughout the week.
USDA's January Cattle on Feed report said December placements were down 0.8% while marketings were up 1.1%. This resulted in the number of cattle on feed at the start of 2016 to be down 0.5% compared to a year ago. Plac
Shares of JBS SA jumped on Friday after Brazilian financial magazine Exame reported that Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund Mubadala Development Co PJSC is arranging partners to make a bid for control of the world's larges
Cattle futures have taken another turn over the past two weeks as prices have drifted lower, correcting the big December 17-24 advance. So far, February futures have corrected 50% of the rally on this week's pullb