Cattle Markets http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en COOL loses…again http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/cool-loses-again <div class="node-body article-body">The House Agriculture Committee approved legislation to repeal mandatory Country of Origin Labeling a day after the World Trade Organization's Appellate Body ruled against it once again, in favor of the complaint brought by Canada and Mexico that COOL violates U.S. international trade obligations by discriminating against livestock from Canada and Mexico, adding costs and burdens to cattle solely based on their origin. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/cool-loses-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/cool-loses-again#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 23 May 2015 13:30:00 +0000 89571 at http://beefmagazine.com Feedlot placements below expectations http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/feedlot-placements-below-expectations <div class="node-body article-body">Feedlot placements in April were significantly less than expected, according to Friday's Cattle on Feed report. Placements of cattle weighing more than 800 pounds continue to comprise the largest proportion of cattle entering feedlots.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/feedlot-placements-below-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/feedlot-placements-below-expectations#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 23 May 2015 13:24:00 +0000 89561 at http://beefmagazine.com Positive grazing conditions boost calf demand http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/positive-grazing-conditions-boost-calf-demand <div class="node-body article-body">Snug supplies and lush pasture prospects continue to underpin calf and yearling prices. Though fed cattle traded steady to lower in the spot market, Choice wholesale beef value reached a new high heading into Memorial Day.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/positive-grazing-conditions-boost-calf-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/positive-grazing-conditions-boost-calf-demand#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 23 May 2015 13:05:00 +0000 89551 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle Market Weekly Audio Report for Saturday, May 23, 2015 http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-may-23-2015 <div class="node-body audio-body">For the week leading up to Memorial Day weekend, yearlings traded fully steady to $3 per cwt higher, according to the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) on Friday, with most of the advance on cattle heavier than 800 pounds. Where tested, calves sold steady with instances of $5 higher.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-may-23-2015" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="Wes Ishmael" src="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2015/05/use-one.jpg" 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/FINAL-CNW-MAY 23 15.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=4213688">FINAL-CNW-MAY 23 15.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-may-23-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-may-23-2015#comments Cattle Market Weekly Sat, 23 May 2015 00:18:00 +0000 89541 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Yearlings traded fully steady to $3 per cwt higher, according to the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) on Friday, with most of the advance on cattle heavier than 800 pounds. Where tested, calves sold steady with instances of $5 higher.</p> <p>Feeder Cattle futures could receive support from Friday&rsquo;s <em>Cattle on Feed</em> report. It was bullish with significantly lower April placements that expected. The report came out earlier than normal, during trade hours, but the response was relatively lukewarm (an average of $1.12 higher). Light trade on Friday suggests folks had already left for the holiday weekend, or there&rsquo;s too much uncertainty about the impact of heavier placement weights as the market moves forward.</p> <p>Listen to the <strong>Cattle Market Weekly Audio Report </strong>on the <em>BEEF </em>magazine website. This is your report for Saturday, May 23, 2015.</p> Meat Market Update | Memorial Day holiday pushes prices higher http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-memorial-day-holiday-pushes-prices-higher <div class="node-body video-body">The big news for the week continues to be the demand that is generated by the big grilling holiday. The elevated demand is evident when you look at the graph of the primal loin and rib prices.</div> <div class="field-byline"> Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-memorial-day-holiday-pushes-prices-higher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-memorial-day-holiday-pushes-prices-higher#comments Cattle Markets Thu, 21 May 2015 18:06:00 +0000 89511 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: How does captive supply impact the cattle market? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/industry-glance-how-does-captive-supply-impact-cattle-market <div class="node-body article-body">The argument over the effect of captive supply in price discovery continue. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/industry-glance-how-does-captive-supply-impact-cattle-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/industry-glance-how-does-captive-supply-impact-cattle-market#comments Cattle Industry Structure Cattle Markets Industry At A Glance Thu, 21 May 2015 12:50:00 +0000 89421 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Upcoming Memorial Day weekend sales supports prices http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-upcoming-memorial-day-weekend-sales-supports-prices <div class="node-body video-body">The barbeque season and preparations for the Memorial Day weekend are in full swing after a very cool spring in many areas. The lower numbers of out-front sales has ensured that more buyers have participated in the spot trade as they prepare for this first really big grilling holiday, which has supported prices in the daily cutout.</div> <div class="field-byline"> Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News reporter </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-upcoming-memorial-day-weekend-sales-supports-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-upcoming-memorial-day-weekend-sales-supports-prices#comments Cattle Markets Thu, 14 May 2015 16:12:00 +0000 89291 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: How fed market volatility has changed http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/industry-glance-how-fed-market-volatility-has-changed <div class="node-body article-body">While volatility has always been a part of the fed cattle market, how is it affecting the market now?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/industry-glance-how-fed-market-volatility-has-changed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/industry-glance-how-fed-market-volatility-has-changed#comments Cattle Marketing Cattle Markets Thu, 14 May 2015 16:06:00 +0000 89281 at http://beefmagazine.com Marginal thinking: We can’t move forward if we’re focused on the past http://beefmagazine.com/blog/marginal-thinking-we-can-t-move-forward-if-we-re-focused-past <div class="node-body blog-body">The fundamental flaw in marginal thinking is that it keeps us from investing in our future, and encourages us to bet that current market conditions and competition will remain the same. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/marginal-thinking-we-can-t-move-forward-if-we-re-focused-past" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/marginal-thinking-we-can-t-move-forward-if-we-re-focused-past#comments Ranch Management Cattle Marketing My View From The Country Thu, 14 May 2015 15:39:00 +0000 89251 at http://beefmagazine.com Basic demand drivers still provide the most opportunity http://beefmagazine.com/blog/basic-demand-drivers-still-provide-most-opportunity <div class="node-body blog-body">Digging into the data shows more acceptance of beef industry structure, export markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/basic-demand-drivers-still-provide-most-opportunity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/basic-demand-drivers-still-provide-most-opportunity#comments Beef Quality Retail Business Cattle Markets Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 13 May 2015 14:01:00 +0000 89201 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Steaks on the grill</p>