p>Troy Marshall is contributing editor for BEEF Cow/Calf Weekly electronic newsletter, providing weekly commentary and analysis on timely beef-industry topics every Friday afternoon.

He worked previously as a market analyst for Cattle-Fax, and as director of commercial marketing and a consultant for several breed associations. Troy has given over 100 presentations in five countries, and published thousands of articles.

He has served on the board of the Beef Improvement Federation, and as a member of the Beef Industry Long Range Planning Task Force.

Troy and his wife Lorna have three children, and ranch in Burlington CO. They run approximately 300 registered Angus and Sim/Angus cows and market about 125 bulls annually.