USDA-AMS reports that combined volumes for seven Oklahoma auctions are up 7.0 percent year over year over the past six weeks.
Live cattle market extends gains as feeder cattle finishes higher.
Seems like everyone these days uses some type of wearable electronic device to track their daily activities in pursuit of better health and fitness.
This month's cattle on feed report noted 2.6% more cattle in 1,000 head capacity feedlots than last August 1.
Another small rally in cash fed cattle markets provided another modest improvement in feeder margins, but closeouts remain $24.66 per cwt. short of break even.
Native bluestem pasture in Kansas has fallen in price the last two years for many producers renting grass, but the rates are still significantly higher than six years ago.
Global food prices rose in May from the month before after three months of decline, and the world's food import bill is set to jump in 2017, the United Nations food agency said on Thursday.
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