Record high feeder cattle prices could make profitability difficult in the coming months.
Utilizing field peas as a protein supplement for grazing cattle is a viable option.
Fed cattle prices fell on a live basis and beef prices also saw a slight decrease.
Beef and cattle prices continue to rise.
Not only was a record high price set but it blew the previous record out of the water.
As producers rush to complete BQA certification, cattle haulers should also take note—they will need certification in the BQA Transportation program by Jan. 1, 2020.
A CME futures market rally leads cash cattle $14 higher over the past two weeks.
The amount of beef in cold storage at the end of October was up 34% from a year ago.