The cattle market has taken a tailspin recently. While that’s not unexpected at this time of year, the magnitude and velocity of the drop has many scratching their heads. Will cattle prices rebound as we head deeper into the fall season?
This month’s Beef Roundtable features predictions for the fall cattle market and whether or not preconditioning your calves will pay a premium. Guests are Jackie Moore with Joplin Regional Stockyards at Joplin, Mo. and Derrell Peel, Extension livestock marketing economist at Oklahoma State University.
The U.S. mandatory country-of-origin labeling (COOL) dispute heads back to the World Trade Organization next month. Canada and Mexico are seeking more than $3 billion in retaliatory tariffs against a wide range of U.S. exports. The U.S. claims those figures are overblown.