Cattle Markets http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en BEEF's Fed Cattle Recap | Cash trade slips on light test http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/beefs-fed-cattle-recap-cash-trade-slips-light-test <div class="node-body audio-body">Cash trade for fed cattle slips again. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/beefs-fed-cattle-recap-cash-trade-slips-light-test" 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/uploads/2016/08/fed-cattle-recap.png" 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/wkly feedlot recap 2016 09 24.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2656129">wkly feedlot recap 2016 09 24.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/beefs-fed-cattle-recap-cash-trade-slips-light-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/beefs-fed-cattle-recap-cash-trade-slips-light-test#comments Cattle Markets Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:43:00 +0000 104331 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle Market Weekly Audio Report for Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-sept-24-2016 <div class="node-body audio-body">Calf and feeder buyers appeared more willing this week, bolstered by stability in the wholesale market and the lingering boost from the previous week’s surging fed cattle prices. Calves trended steady to $4 higher, according to the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS). Feeder steers and heifers traded mostly $3-$5 higher, with instances of $7-$10 higher.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-sept-24-2016" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="Wes Ismael" src="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/09/use-one_1.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- 09-24-16.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=6336184">FINAL-CNW- 09-24-16.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-sept-24-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-sept-24-2016#comments Cattle Market Weekly Sat, 24 Sep 2016 03:21:00 +0000 105561 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Calf and feeder buyers appeared more willing this week, bolstered by stability in the wholesale market and the lingering boost from the previous week&rsquo;s surging fed cattle prices.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> Calves trended steady to $4 higher, according to the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS). Feeder steers and heifers traded mostly $3-$5 higher, with instances of $7-$10 higher.</p> <p>Listen to the <strong>Cattle Market Weekly Audio Report</strong> every Saturday morning on the <em>BEEF</em> magazine website. This is your report for Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016.</p> China lifts U.S. beef ban http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/china-lifts-us-beef-ban <div class="node-body article-body">China--the world's second largest beef buyer--announced it will allow exports from the U.S.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/china-lifts-us-beef-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/china-lifts-us-beef-ban#comments Cattle Marketing Beef Exports Sat, 24 Sep 2016 02:38:00 +0000 105551 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA photo Calf prices gain http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/calf-prices-gain <div class="node-body article-body">Calves trended steady to $4 higher, according to the Agricultural Marketing Service. Feeder steers and heifers traded mostly $3-$5 higher, with instances of $7-$10 higher. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/calf-prices-gain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/calf-prices-gain#comments Cattle Marketing Sat, 24 Sep 2016 02:29:00 +0000 105541 at http://beefmagazine.com Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Feeder prices trend higher, slaughter cows move lower http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-prices-trend-higher-slaughter-cows-move-lower <div class="node-body audio-body">Slaughter cow prices continue down on the heels of bigger drops in cow meat prices and continued good runs at the auctions. Prices were $1-4 lower with instances even more.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-prices-trend-higher-slaughter-cows-move-lower" 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 09 22.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2742229">Beef mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 09 22.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-prices-trend-higher-slaughter-cows-move-lower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-prices-trend-higher-slaughter-cows-move-lower#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Fri, 23 Sep 2016 01:11:00 +0000 105521 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Slaughter cow prices continue down on the heels of bigger drops in cow meat prices and continued good runs at the auctions. Prices were $1-4 lower with instances even more.</p> Meat Market Update | Dropping cutout prices spur sales http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-dropping-cutout-prices-spur-sales <div class="node-body video-body">The weekly average Choice cutout was down $2.52 at $186.69 which was close to the daily Choice cutout close on Friday. Dropping prices spurred sales and refilled the shelves at the stores after the holiday pushing the sales volume higher.</div> <div class="field-byline"> By Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Reporter </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-dropping-cutout-prices-spur-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-dropping-cutout-prices-spur-sales#comments Beef Quality Cattle Markets Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:27:00 +0000 105511 at http://beefmagazine.com Corn or cattle? Neither look good, but at least corn farmers know why http://beefmagazine.com/blog/corn-or-cattle-neither-look-good-least-corn-farmers-know-why <div class="node-body blog-body">The good and bad news for the grain market is that we know what it will take to raise prices. The good and bad news for the cattle market is that nobody knows how to fix it. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/corn-or-cattle-neither-look-good-least-corn-farmers-know-why" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/corn-or-cattle-neither-look-good-least-corn-farmers-know-why#comments Business Cattle Markets My View From The Country Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:26:00 +0000 105471 at http://beefmagazine.com Is economics really our primary motivator? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/economics-really-our-primary-motivator <div class="field-byline"> By Eric Fuchs for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Perhaps most of our decisions are really made out of habit or because “everyone knows you have to do that."</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/economics-really-our-primary-motivator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/economics-really-our-primary-motivator#comments Ranch Management Cattle Markets Tips For Profit Wed, 21 Sep 2016 19:18:00 +0000 105411 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle Market Weekly Audio Report for Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-sept-17-2016 <div class="node-body audio-body">“There has been little to no positive price improvement in calf and feeder cattle markets since the first week of August,” says Andrew P. Griffith, agricultural economist at the University of Tennessee, in his Friday market comments. Despite hopefulness shown in the futures market, calf prices continued to lose ground—steady to $3 per cwt lower.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-sept-17-2016" 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/uploads/2016/09/use-one_0.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-CMW-9-17-16.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=6513750">FINAL-CMW-9-17-16.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-sept-17-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-sept-17-2016#comments Cattle Market Weekly Sat, 17 Sep 2016 04:28:00 +0000 105311 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>&ldquo;There has been little to no positive price improvement in calf and feeder cattle markets since the first week of August,&rdquo; says Andrew P. Griffith, agricultural economist at the University of Tennessee, in his Friday market comments.</p> <p>Despite hopefulness shown in the futures market, calf prices continued to lose ground&mdash;steady to $3 per cwt lower&mdash;while feeder cattle sold steady to $3 higher with instances of $5-$7 higher, according to the Agricultural Marketing Service.</p> <p>Listen to the <strong>Cattle Market Weekly Audio Report</strong> every Saturday morning on the <em>BEEF</em> magazine website. This is your report for Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016.</p> U.S. beef trade gains steam http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/us-beef-trade-gains-steam <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. beef exports continue to show signs of resurgence, according to the U.S. Meat Export Federation. Compared to a year earlier, beef export volume increased 8% in July. It was up 4% for the year at that point. For January through July, export value per head of fed slaughter was $251.82.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/us-beef-trade-gains-steam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/us-beef-trade-gains-steam#comments Cattle Market Weekly Beef Exports Sat, 17 Sep 2016 00:09:00 +0000 105291 at http://beefmagazine.com