Cattle futures have come to life yet again.
A recent price recovery in both live cattle and lean hog futures contracts is offering an opportunity for producers to lock in better prices than existed just a few weeks ago.
Today's Cattle on Feed report is a bearish surprise. USDA’s monthly survey of feedlots found 2.6% more placements in August against the trade expectation of a 2.1% decline.
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Tom Ogle, of Grinnell, Iowa regularly uses this Ford 6000 on his farm, and has decided to keep it
Higher feed costs and an overabundant meat supply could keep U.S. hog producers from a new record of consecutive weeks of profitability, one analyst said.
Despite generous supplies, beef demand is strong heading into the main grilling season, creating stability for what experts thought to be a dismal cattle market period.
The average of livestock market analysts' projections
for pork belly stocks held in U.S. cold storage warehouses as of April 30 is
69.9 million pounds, according to a survey by Dow Jones Newswires.
I know that you always refer to marketing in the December contract and rolling ahead, what if we are in a situation where we cannot roll the contract-Not Offered A Lot Of Marketing Alternatives.
Meat supplies will remain large for the remainder of the year,
a Purdue University Extension marketing specialist.
Does this strong run up in the cash market mean a good year is ahead of us- Missed Selling At The