Cattle Prices http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6618/more en 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 | 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 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 Plentiful grass & short supplies push feeder cattle prices higher http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/plentiful-grass-short-supplies-push-feeder-cattle-prices-higher <div class="node-body article-body">“The trend on the wholesale beef side is very similar to what’s occurring in the live cattle market,” says Nevil Speer, BEEF industry analyst. “That is, weekly negotiated sales continue to decline over time."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/plentiful-grass-short-supplies-push-feeder-cattle-prices-higher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/plentiful-grass-short-supplies-push-feeder-cattle-prices-higher#comments Cattle Prices Sectors Cattle Markets Pasture Range Sat, 13 Jun 2015 03:24:00 +0000 90341 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Meat prices drastically drop of heels of falling rib & loin http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-meat-prices-drastically-drop-heels-falling-rib-loin <div class="node-body video-body">The big news this week was that prices drastically dropped on the heels of the falling rib and loin prices, but volume picked up as retailers prepare for Father's Day. Father's Day, which is the next major grilling holiday, should promote more volume and better prices. Out-front sales don't get delivered for at least 22 days and this week's out-front sales are aimed at Fourth of July, but were lower in prices.</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-meat-prices-drastically-drop-heels-falling-rib-loin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-meat-prices-drastically-drop-heels-falling-rib-loin#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Thu, 11 Jun 2015 16:52:00 +0000 90301 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Rib and loin lead price decline http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/meat-market-update-rib-and-loin-lead-price-decline <div class="node-body video-body">Steak meats from the Choice rib and loin, which pushed the cutout higher during the last month ahead of the big grilling holiday, are really starting to fall in price. The Daily Choice loin prices are leading the plunge downward. </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-rib-and-loin-lead-price-decline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/meat-market-update-rib-and-loin-lead-price-decline#comments Cattle Prices Thu, 04 Jun 2015 16:08:00 +0000 90061 at http://beefmagazine.com 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.</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/pasture-range/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/pasture-range/positive-grazing-conditions-boost-calf-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/positive-grazing-conditions-boost-calf-demand#comments Cattle Prices Pasture Range Sat, 23 May 2015 13:05:00 +0000 89551 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: Will volatility continue with fed cattle basis? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-will-volatility-continue-fed-cattle-basis <div class="node-body article-body">Market volatility in fed cattle prices has made basis swings occur more quickly and more unexpectedly. Will that level out or will volatility continue to rule the day?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-will-volatility-continue-fed-cattle-basis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-will-volatility-continue-fed-cattle-basis#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Marketing Feedlots Industry At A Glance Tips For Profit Thu, 07 May 2015 14:55:00 +0000 89011 at http://beefmagazine.com