Smuggler packaged meat as fish, nets $300 penalty.
Cash fed cattle rallied $3 per cwt., while feeder cattle traded lower then higher.
Calculated breakeven prices for cattle shipped from feedyards last week were $170.12, according to Sterling Marketing, Vale, Ore.
Use the following Microsoft Excel spreadsheet, courtesy of Ken Rulon, to plug in your costs to compare conventional tillage and no-till.
With cattle numbers still growing, cattle feeders have continued to move larger supplies of cattle through feedlots in a very timely manner.
The six-day National Junior Angus Show is a highlight for many National Junior Angus Association members and their families.
Feedyards lost an average of $43 per head last week, nearly $7 more than the week before, while packer profits remain in triple-digits.