Cattle Prices http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6618/more en Industry At A Glance: Beef Price Spreads – Prime Explodes Over Select http://beefmagazine.com/retail/industry-glance-beef-price-spreads-prime-explodes-over-select <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Over the past several weeks, we have <a href="http://beefmagazine.com/industry-glance-0">focused on some </a>of the more important dynamics occurring within the <a href="http://beefmagazine.com/processors/industry-glance-annual-boxed-beef-sales-category">wholesale market</a> over time, with a primary focus upon the volume and revenue trends more affected by the consumer side. This week, we&rsquo;ll look at the production side, in particular price spreads, which are one of the key factors within the boxed-beef market that drive business decision-making at the production level.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/retail/industry-glance-beef-price-spreads-prime-explodes-over-select" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/retail/industry-glance-beef-price-spreads-prime-explodes-over-select#comments Cattle Prices Retail Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:40:00 +0000 80111 at http://beefmagazine.com Heifer Prices Grounded In Reality http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/heifer-prices-grounded-reality <div class="node-body article-body">The worth of replacement females is different for every cattle operation, but current prices seem to make rational sense.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/heifer-prices-grounded-reality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/heifer-prices-grounded-reality#comments Cattle Prices Business Sat, 20 Sep 2014 14:23:00 +0000 80021 at http://beefmagazine.com Placements 3% Lower http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/placements-3-lower <div class="node-body article-body">August cattle placements into feedlots was 3% lower than the previous year and marketings were 10% less. Each represent the lowest levels since the data series began in 1996.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/placements-3-lower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/placements-3-lower#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Marketing Sat, 20 Sep 2014 14:14:00 +0000 80011 at http://beefmagazine.com Calf And Feeder Prices Widen Gap With Fed Cattle-Beef http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/calf-and-feeder-prices-widen-gap-fed-cattle-beef <div class="node-body article-body">Despite continued volatility, cattle futures gained some ground as cash calf and feeder cattle values continued to strengthen. Yearling feeders sold fully steady to $5/cwt. higher, while calves traded mainly steady to $5 higher.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/calf-and-feeder-prices-widen-gap-fed-cattle-beef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/calf-and-feeder-prices-widen-gap-fed-cattle-beef#comments Cattle Prices Feedlots Sectors Sat, 20 Sep 2014 14:03:00 +0000 80001 at http://beefmagazine.com Is The Cattle Market Nearing Its Top? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/cattle-market-nearing-its-top <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 Cattle Markets 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 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