Farmers and ranchers in the Southern Great Plains are in a drought with conditions worsening since November.
Wheat carry also trimmed vs. March
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U.S. feedlots unexpectedly increased the number of cattle purchased in December compared with a year earlier, a government report showed.
Forage and livestock producers who want to learn about the role forage quality plays in meat quality can attend the Indiana Forage Council seminar.
A $6 per head decline in cattle feeding margins is tolerable, unless you were already losing $112.
Cattle feeding margins eroded $62 per head last week, falling $35 into negative territory.
Meaningful change isn’t accomplished overnight. More often, it happens slowly by chipping away piece by piece until something new suddenly takes shape.