cattle markets

Stabenow: We Continue To Work To Address Cattle Price Issues
Stabenow: We Continue To Work To Address Cattle Price Issues
Senate Ag Chair Debbie Stabenow is non-committal so far on cattle market reforms proposed by other senators trying to boost competition and prices to independent producers. A fire at Tyson’s Holcomb, KS facility in 2019, followed by the pandemic have together sparked outrage by many over the big price spread between fed cattle and boxed beef, but Stabenow is making no promises on reforms. ... Rea
USDA Expects Better Days For Cattle Market
Not only are the nation’s slaughter plants beginning to increase the number of head they’re processing, but cattle prices seemed to have bottomed out and are generally increasing as well. USDA Livestock Analyst Shayle Shagum said 750 to 800 pound of feeders back in April 2019, a year ago, were fetching 146 dollars a hundred weight. This Apri ...