Cattle Markets http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en Meat Market Update | Chuck and round lead the pack http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-chuck-and-round-lead-pack <div class="node-body video-body">The Comprehensive or Weekly Average Choice cutout was $249.56, $2.76 higher as meat buyers prepared for the Fourth of July weekend. </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-chuck-and-round-lead-pack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-chuck-and-round-lead-pack#comments Cattle Markets Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:40:00 +0000 90831 at http://beefmagazine.com Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Volatile futures, plenty of grass keep feeder markets on edge http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-volatile-futures-plenty-grass-keep-feeder-markets-edge <div class="node-body audio-body">Cattle markets hit the dog days of summer</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-volatile-futures-plenty-grass-keep-feeder-markets-edge" 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 wkly fdr ctl and cow 7 02 15.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2892276">Beef Mag wkly fdr ctl and cow 7 02 15.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-volatile-futures-plenty-grass-keep-feeder-markets-edge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-volatile-futures-plenty-grass-keep-feeder-markets-edge#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:11:00 +0000 90821 at http://beefmagazine.com <p><strong>Volatile futures and lots of grass keep feeder markets on edge while the dog days of summer offer support to slaughter cow prices</strong></p> Meat Market Update | Cutout price drop continues in the midst of grilling season http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-cutout-price-drop-continues-midst-grilling-season <div class="node-body video-body">The Comprehensive or Weekly Average Choice Cutout was $2.66 higher after losing $14 in the previous two weeks, but total volume has held up very well on this rising market. Meat buyers were in the midst of buying product for two big grilling holidays Father’s Day and the Fourth of July. </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-cutout-price-drop-continues-midst-grilling-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-cutout-price-drop-continues-midst-grilling-season#comments Cattle Markets Thu, 25 Jun 2015 18:40:00 +0000 90741 at http://beefmagazine.com Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Dog Days of summer boost slaughter cow prices http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-dog-days-summer-boost-slaughter-cow-prices <div class="node-body audio-body">The feeder cattle prices were lower, following the decline in finished cattle prices and volume is taking its normal seasonal downturn while cattle are turned out on pastures. Pasture conditions in the Southern Plains are the best that we have seen in years allowing for more cattle to be turned out.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-dog-days-summer-boost-slaughter-cow-prices" 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/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/June 25.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2776919">June 25.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-dog-days-summer-boost-slaughter-cow-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-dog-days-summer-boost-slaughter-cow-prices#comments Cattle Markets Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:11:00 +0000 90731 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>The feeder cattle prices were lower, following the decline in finished cattle prices and volume is taking its normal seasonal downturn while cattle are turned out on pastures. Pasture conditions in the Southern Plains are the best that we have seen in years allowing for more cattle to be turned out.</p> 5 Trending Headlines: How to do a pasture inventory, PLUS: What’s ahead for 2015 cattle markets? http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/5-trending-headlines-how-do-pasture-inventory-plus-what-s-ahead-2015-cattle-markets <div class="node-body gallery-body">As 2015 reaches the half-way mark, it’s good to look back at the market conditions that have brought us to this point, and look ahead at what might be in store this fall and winter. That and more awaits you in this week’s trending headlines. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/5-trending-headlines-how-do-pasture-inventory-plus-what-s-ahead-2015-cattle-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/5-trending-headlines-how-do-pasture-inventory-plus-what-s-ahead-2015-cattle-markets#comments Cattle Markets Pasture Range Mon, 22 Jun 2015 14:55:00 +0000 90571 at http://beefmagazine.com Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Feeder cattle receipts decline during normal summer slump http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-cattle-receipts-decline-during-normal-summer-slump <div class="node-body audio-body">Receipts dropped quite a bit this week which is normal during the summer months when cattle are turned out on pastures. Prices were very mixed and uneven, yearling steers were steady to $2.00 higher as buyers fought over the more limited receipts, but yearling heifers showed weakness. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-cattle-receipts-decline-during-normal-summer-slump" 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/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/June 18 weekly feeder cattle wrapup.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2782353">June 18 weekly feeder cattle wrapup.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-cattle-receipts-decline-during-normal-summer-slump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-cattle-receipts-decline-during-normal-summer-slump#comments Cattle Markets Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:11:00 +0000 90531 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Choice Cutout continues steep decline http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/meat-market-update-choice-cutout-continues-steep-decline <div class="node-body video-body">The Comprehensive or Average Choice Cutout continued on a steep decline posting the second week in a row of over $7 lower. </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-prices/meat-market-update-choice-cutout-continues-steep-decline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/meat-market-update-choice-cutout-continues-steep-decline#comments Cattle Prices Thu, 18 Jun 2015 15:15:00 +0000 90511 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: How shifting dynamics affect the spot vs. comprehensive market for Choice boxed beef http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-how-shifting-dynamics-affect-spot-vs-comprehensive-market-choice-bo <div class="node-body article-body">Shifting dynamics in the wholesale market translate to changing prices in the live cattle market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-how-shifting-dynamics-affect-spot-vs-comprehensive-market-choice-bo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-how-shifting-dynamics-affect-spot-vs-comprehensive-market-choice-bo#comments Cattle Marketing Cattle Markets Industry At A Glance Mon, 15 Jun 2015 20:26:00 +0000 90401 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle Market Weekly Audio Report for Saturday, June 13, 2015 http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-june-13-2015 <div class="node-body audio-body">Feeder cattle buyers continue to battle in the ultra-competitive yearling market, especially in the Southern Plains. Yearlings sold steady to $3 per cwt higher. There were instances on $5-$7 higher in the second half of the week, according to the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS). A narrow and scattered calf offering wobbled ahead unevenly from steady money to $5 higher to $5 lower.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-june-13-2015" 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/2015/06/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/FINAL2-CNW-06-13-15.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=4008109">FINAL2-CNW-06-13-15.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-june-13-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-june-13-2015#comments Cattle Market Weekly Sat, 13 Jun 2015 04:29:00 +0000 90361 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>&ldquo;Feeder cattle buyers continue to battle in the ultra-competitive yearling market, especially in the Southern Plains,&rdquo; said analysts with the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) on Friday.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> Yearlings sold steady to $3 per cwt higher. There were instances on $5-$7 higher in the second half of the week, according to AMS.&nbsp;A narrow and scattered calf offering wobbled ahead unevenly from steady money to $5 higher to $5 lower.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> Cash fed cattle prices continued to hover and drift lower in another week of sluggish trade. Live prices were mainly steady to $3 lower at $152-$155 per cwt, according to AMS.</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, June 13, 2015.</p> <p><strong>You might also like:</strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/60-stunning-photos-showcase-ranch-work-ethics?intlink=rceoc"><font color="#0066cc"><u>60+ stunning photos that showcase ranch work ethics</u></font></a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/7-tools-win-war-against-cattle-flies?intlink=rceoc"><font color="#0066cc"><u>7 tools to win the war against cattle flies</u></font></a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/government/7-us-cattle-operations-honored-stewardship-efforts?intlink=rceoc"><font color="#0066cc"><u>7 U.S. cattle operations honored for stewardship efforts</u></font></a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/photo-gallery/rubes?intlink=rceoc"><font color="#0066cc"><u>Enjoy laughs on us with Rubes Cartoons!</u></font></a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/breed-back-first-calf-heifers-starts-nutrition?intlink=rceoc"><u><font color="#0066cc">Breedback on first-calf heifers starts with nutrition</font></u></a></strong></p> Renewed U.S. beef export strength continues http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/renewed-us-beef-export-strength-continues <div class="node-body article-body">From January through April, beef exports were 9% less than the previous year in total volume but were 4% ahead of last year’s record pace in terms of value at $2.12 billion. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/renewed-us-beef-export-strength-continues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/renewed-us-beef-export-strength-continues#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 13 Jun 2015 03:30:00 +0000 90351 at http://beefmagazine.com