Industry representatives this past week outlined their views on key beef industry issues, including GIPSA and ethanol.
Cattle feeders are walking a tight rope as fed cattle prices continue to decline.
The North American Meat Institute (NAMI) announced that 108 meat and poultry plants received 2016 Worker Safety Recognition Awards. The awards, which are presented annually, recognize meat and poultry plants that have a
Record-high cash fed cattle prices helped boost cattle feeding margins over $280 per head last week.
Feeder markets are reflecting a mix of influences including seasonal supplies of calves, wheat pasture forage conditions, higher corn prices and volatility in futures markets.
Popular furors that ignore science – and even simple logic – places science-deniers at their own peril. So it is with critics of beef production.
Meaningful change isn’t accomplished overnight. More often, it happens slowly by chipping away piece by piece until something new suddenly takes shape.
Last week's market rally helped feedyards erase much of their red ink, but not all.