Cattle Markets http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Sales volume drops as part of normal seasonal decline http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-sales-volume-drops-part-normal-seasonal-decline <div class="node-body audio-body">Receipts at the feeder cattle test auctions declined about 3,000 head which is part of a normal seasonal decline, but they were still 6,000 head over last year. Prices were steady to $3 higher.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-sales-volume-drops-part-normal-seasonal-decline" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="weekly cattle market outlook" src="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2015/06/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-upproof1r5.jpeg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://beefmagazine.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/podcast/audio/Beef mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 07 28.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=3305638">Beef mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 07 28.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-sales-volume-drops-part-normal-seasonal-decline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-sales-volume-drops-part-normal-seasonal-decline#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Fri, 29 Jul 2016 01:11:00 +0000 103421 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Receipts at the feeder cattle test auctions declined about 3,000 head which is part of a normal seasonal decline, but they were still 6,000 head over last year. Prices were steady to $3 higher.</p> Beef Roundtable: Get more value from your cull cows http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/beef-roundtable-get-more-value-your-cull-cows <div class="node-body video-body">Cull cows, if they’re given much thought at all, are often only an afterthought. But cull cows and bulls can represent as much as 20% of an operation’s gross income in a year, making them an important of a ranch’s profit picture.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/beef-roundtable-get-more-value-your-cull-cows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/beef-roundtable-get-more-value-your-cull-cows#comments Cattle Marketing Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:11:00 +0000 103511 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Out-front prices compete with formula and negotiated prices http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-out-front-prices-compete-formula-and-negotiated-prices <div class="node-body video-body">The most important item this week was that the out-front prices were very close to the current formula and negotiated prices, which has not been the case for quite some time. </div> <div class="field-byline"> By Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Reporter </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-out-front-prices-compete-formula-and-negotiated-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-out-front-prices-compete-formula-and-negotiated-prices#comments Beef Quality Cattle Markets Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:27:00 +0000 103411 at http://beefmagazine.com Down in the mouth about cattle prices? Remember, prices are still historically strong http://beefmagazine.com/blog/down-mouth-about-cattle-prices-remember-prices-are-still-historically-strong <div class="node-body blog-body">In spite of general negativity about the cattle market, feeder and calf prices are still historically high.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/down-mouth-about-cattle-prices-remember-prices-are-still-historically-strong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/down-mouth-about-cattle-prices-remember-prices-are-still-historically-strong#comments Cattle Prices Feedlots Cattle Markets BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:56:00 +0000 103401 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Heavy feeder cattle placements bolster prices</p> Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Cow meat prices are under pressure http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-cow-meat-prices-are-under-pressure <div class="node-body audio-body">Cow meat prices are under pressure because there are an awful lot of lower priced steer and heifer products from chucks and rounds that are going into the grinding tubs for ground beef and hamburgers which has kept a lid on cow meat prices.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-cow-meat-prices-are-under-pressure" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="weekly cattle market outlook" src="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2015/06/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-upproof1r5.jpeg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://beefmagazine.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/podcast/audio/Beef mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 07 21.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2879319">Beef mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 07 21.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-cow-meat-prices-are-under-pressure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-cow-meat-prices-are-under-pressure#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Fri, 22 Jul 2016 01:11:00 +0000 103261 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Cow meat prices are under pressure because there are an awful lot of lower priced steer and heifer products from chucks and rounds that are going into the grinding tubs for ground beef and hamburgers which has kept a lid on cow meat prices.</p> Market Advisor July 2016 benchmarking graphs http://beefmagazine.com/datasheet/market-advisor-july-2016-benchmarking-graphs <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/market-advisor-july-2016-benchmarking-graphs" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/calf-sucking-off-mama-beef-cow-JMP.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body">Does your herd beat these benchmarks or do the benchmarks beat you? Download our free printable graphs to help compare your herd to industry averages. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/datasheet/market-advisor-july-2016-benchmarking-graphs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cattle Markets Gold Thu, 21 Jul 2016 19:54:00 +0000 103321 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Sales volume jumps as buyers refill shelves http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-sales-volume-jumps-buyers-refill-shelves <div class="node-body video-body">Sales volume jumped compared to the previous holiday shortened week as meat buyers refilled shelves. The Choice-Select spread continues to run well above last year even though finished cattle are grading a higher percent Choice and Prime, which reflects something about the current demand for Choice steaks.</div> <div class="field-byline"> By Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Reporter </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-sales-volume-jumps-buyers-refill-shelves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-sales-volume-jumps-buyers-refill-shelves#comments Beef Quality Cattle Markets Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:27:00 +0000 103251 at http://beefmagazine.com Top 10 issues facing beef producers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/top-10-issues-facing-beef-producers <div class="node-body blog-body">The challenges ahead for beef producers are many, but they’re not insurmountable. Here are the Top 10 challenges ahead for the rest of the year, as identified by BEEF editors.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/top-10-issues-facing-beef-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/top-10-issues-facing-beef-producers#comments Ranch Management Beef Quality Cattle Markets Government Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Thu, 21 Jul 2016 10:00:00 +0000 103221 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Trending Headlines: What will tomorrow’s cowherd look like? PLUS: Effect of heavy fed cattle marketings http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/5-trending-headlines-what-will-tomorrow-s-cowherd-look-plus-effect-heavy-fed-cattle-ma <div class="node-body gallery-body">The cattle business continues to move forward. Here’s a look at what that means to you. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/5-trending-headlines-what-will-tomorrow-s-cowherd-look-plus-effect-heavy-fed-cattle-ma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/5-trending-headlines-what-will-tomorrow-s-cowherd-look-plus-effect-heavy-fed-cattle-ma#comments Business Cattle Markets Pasture Range Mon, 18 Jul 2016 12:10:00 +0000 103161 at http://beefmagazine.com Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Extremely large feeder cattle run hits market http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-extremely-large-feeder-cattle-run-hits-market <div class="node-body audio-body">There was an extremely large feeder cattle run with over 30,000 head at the test auctions in the Southern Plains compared to 8,400 head last week and 17,000 head the previous year.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-extremely-large-feeder-cattle-run-hits-market" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="weekly cattle market outlook" src="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2015/06/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-upproof1r5.jpeg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://beefmagazine.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/podcast/audio/Beef Mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 07 14.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=3376273">Beef Mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 07 14.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-extremely-large-feeder-cattle-run-hits-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-extremely-large-feeder-cattle-run-hits-market#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Fri, 15 Jul 2016 01:11:00 +0000 103101 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>There was an extremely large feeder cattle run with over 30,000 head at the test auctions in the Southern Plains compared to 8,400 head last week and 17,000 head the previous year.</p>