Cattle Markets http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en Is The Cattle Market Nearing Its Top? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/cattle-market-nearing-its-top <div class="field-deck"> While the cattle market hasn’t topped, analysts say it may be in view, distantly. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While the cattle market hasn’t topped, analysts say it may be in view, distantly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/cattle-market-nearing-its-top" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/cattle-market-nearing-its-top#comments Cattle Prices Sustainability Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:31:00 +0000 79861 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Crossbred calves growing and gaining</p> Beef Export Value Increased But Volume Declines http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/beef-export-value-increased-volume-declines <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. beef exports were 15% lower on a voulme basis in July compared to the previous year, though export value remained steady at $621.7 million.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/beef-export-value-increased-volume-declines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/beef-export-value-increased-volume-declines#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:43:00 +0000 79711 at http://beefmagazine.com Beef Production Down 5% http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/beef-production-down-5 <div class="node-body article-body">By 2016, LMIC analysts project beef production to be lower than pork production for the first time since 1959.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/beef-production-down-5" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/beef-production-down-5#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:34:00 +0000 79701 at http://beefmagazine.com Record Corn Crop Grows Larger http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/record-corn-crop-grows-larger <div class="node-body article-body">With projected ending U.S. corn stocks higher than at any time since 2004-2005, the monthly World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimates released this week knocked back the projected season-average price a smooth 40¢/bu. at the mid-point to $3.20-$3.80/bu.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/record-corn-crop-grows-larger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/record-corn-crop-grows-larger#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:29:00 +0000 79691 at http://beefmagazine.com Calf-Feeder Prices Up Again http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/calf-feeder-prices-again <div class="node-body article-body">Yearling feeder cattle sold $3-$8/cwt. higher and calves traded steady to $5 higher.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/calf-feeder-prices-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/calf-feeder-prices-again#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:21:00 +0000 79681 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle Market Weekly Audio Report for Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-sept-13-2014 <div class="node-body audio-body">Snug supplies and the previous week’s spike in cash fed cattle prices helped yearling feeder cattle trade $3-$8/cwt. higher this week. Calves traded at steady money to $5 higher. In cattle futures, though, bears and bulls continued their volatile game of chicken: near limit-up futures moves and contract highs to start the week spurred by cash optimism the previous week.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-sept-13-2014" 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/2014/09/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/FINAL091214MIX.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2203481">FINAL091214MIX.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-sept-13-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-market-weekly/cattle-market-weekly-audio-report-saturday-sept-13-2014#comments Cattle Market Weekly Sat, 13 Sep 2014 04:10:00 +0000 79671 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Snug supplies and the previous week&rsquo;s spike in cash fed cattle prices helped yearling feeder cattle trade $3-$8/cwt. higher this week. Calves traded at steady money to $5 higher.</p> <p>In cattle futures, though, bears and bulls continued their volatile game of chicken: near limit-up futures moves and contract highs to start the week spurred by cash optimism the previous week.</p> <p>By Thursday, though, futures were tumbling, cracks began showing in fed cattle trade, and folks were stirring the same old worried gumbo about consumer prices and packer demand. When all was said and done, however, folks dusted themselves off at levels near the recent summit.</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. 13, 2014.</p> Just When We Thought The Bubble Might Break, The Cattle Market Surprises Us http://beefmagazine.com/blog/just-when-we-thought-bubble-might-break-cattle-market-surprises-us <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite all the reams of data and sophisticated modeling, and the acknowledgement that fundamentals eventually determine the price, in the short term, it is often fear and greed that rule the day. </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/just-when-we-thought-bubble-might-break-cattle-market-surprises-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/just-when-we-thought-bubble-might-break-cattle-market-surprises-us#comments Ranch Management Cattle Markets My View From The Country Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:48:00 +0000 79641 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: Annual Spot Boxed-Beef Sales by Category http://beefmagazine.com/retail/industry-glance-annual-spot-boxed-beef-sales-category <div class="node-body article-body">Demand for Choice beef product has been on the rise – representing an increase of nearly 9% of the total sales mix during the past 10 years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/retail/industry-glance-annual-spot-boxed-beef-sales-category" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/retail/industry-glance-annual-spot-boxed-beef-sales-category#comments Cattle Marketing Retail Cattle Markets Industry At A Glance Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:55:00 +0000 79601 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Labor Day Beef Sales Volume Supports Fed Cattle Prices http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/meat-market-update-labor-day-beef-sales-volume-supports-fed-cattle-prices <div class="node-body video-body">The hot topic this week was that the declining prices promoted sales volume during the Labor Day weekend as well as out-front sales. </div> <div class="field-byline"> Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/meat-market-update-labor-day-beef-sales-volume-supports-fed-cattle-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/meat-market-update-labor-day-beef-sales-volume-supports-fed-cattle-prices#comments Cattle Prices Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:51:00 +0000 79591 at http://beefmagazine.com Are You A Candidate For Cowherd Expansion? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-you-candidate-cowherd-expansion <div class="node-body blog-body">There's plenty of talk about cowherd expansion. The bottom line is that some operations have to get better before they get bigger. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/cattle-economics">Cattle Economics</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-you-candidate-cowherd-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-you-candidate-cowherd-expansion#comments Cattle Industry Structure Sectors Cattle Markets Cattle Economics Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 79421 at http://beefmagazine.com