Cattle Prices http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6618/more en Cow prices face increasing pressure http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/cow-prices-face-increasing-pressure <div class="node-body article-body">“Cow prices have continued steady to higher, with anticipated seasonal decreases in cow slaughter,” say analysts with USDA’s Economic Research Service in the monthly Livestock, Dairy and Poultry Outlook. “The prices have held despite increasing boneless cold storage stocks from increased supplies of imported processing beef and hold-over stocks from earlier West Coast shipping issues.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/cow-prices-face-increasing-pressure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/cow-prices-face-increasing-pressure#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:41:00 +0000 88561 at http://beefmagazine.com Volatility and uncertainty squeeze prices http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/volatility-and-uncertainty-squeeze-prices <div class="node-body article-body">Cattle markets darted sharply in both directions this week, on mostly the same information, as traders tried to determine how much room is left, if any, for prices to grow.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/volatility-and-uncertainty-squeeze-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/volatility-and-uncertainty-squeeze-prices#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:31:00 +0000 88551 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Big price rally around grilling season http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/meat-market-update-big-price-rally-around-grilling-season <div class="node-body video-body">The grilling season has definitely started in most areas which helped to improve prices especially for steak-type middle meats.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/meat-market-update-big-price-rally-around-grilling-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/meat-market-update-big-price-rally-around-grilling-season#comments Cattle Prices Wed, 08 Apr 2015 19:35:00 +0000 88361 at http://beefmagazine.com April cattle futures surge on positive cutout and Fed news http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/april-cattle-futures-surge-positive-cutout-and-fed-news <div class="node-body article-body">While there are headwinds out in the broader economy, beef products’ improved quality and consistency are helping to buffer against significant setbacks in the market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/april-cattle-futures-surge-positive-cutout-and-fed-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/april-cattle-futures-surge-positive-cutout-and-fed-news#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Wed, 08 Apr 2015 13:52:00 +0000 88321 at http://beefmagazine.com Beef herd likely to grow most in the Southern Plains http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/beef-herd-likely-grow-most-southern-plains <div class="node-body article-body">Reports imply total cow herd growth of nearly 9.5% in the next few years. Time and market conditions will, however, determine exactly what the size potential is for the industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/beef-herd-likely-grow-most-southern-plains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/beef-herd-likely-grow-most-southern-plains#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Industry Structure Business Cattle Markets Sat, 04 Apr 2015 13:29:00 +0000 88191 at http://beefmagazine.com Corn planting intentions stronger than anticipated http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/corn-planting-intentions-stronger-anticipated <div class="node-body article-body">The USDA Prospective Plantings report calls for more acres planted to corn than many expected, the 89.2 million acres would be the fewest since 2010.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/corn-planting-intentions-stronger-anticipated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/corn-planting-intentions-stronger-anticipated#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Feed Prices Business Sat, 04 Apr 2015 13:21:00 +0000 88181 at http://beefmagazine.com Seasonal demand pulls cattle prices higher http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/seasonal-demand-pulls-cattle-prices-higher <div class="node-body article-body">Cattle prices were higher across most of of the cattle and beef market. Calves and feeder cattle traded mostly $2-$5 per cwt higher, according to the Agricultural Marketing Service. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/seasonal-demand-pulls-cattle-prices-higher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/seasonal-demand-pulls-cattle-prices-higher#comments Cattle Prices Beef Quality Business Sat, 04 Apr 2015 13:12:00 +0000 88171 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: Feeder cattle pricing trend cooling slightly in 2015 http://beefmagazine.com/sectors/industry-glance-feeder-cattle-pricing-trend-cooling-slightly-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Thus far in 2015, feedyards’ risk appetite has remained fairly robust – albeit at lower levels than 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/sectors/industry-glance-feeder-cattle-pricing-trend-cooling-slightly-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/sectors/industry-glance-feeder-cattle-pricing-trend-cooling-slightly-2015#comments Cattle Prices Feedlots Sectors Cattle Markets Industry At A Glance Thu, 02 Apr 2015 14:28:00 +0000 88101 at http://beefmagazine.com Projections of cow herd expansion vary in depth and breadth http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/projections-cow-herd-expansion-vary-depth-and-breadth <div class="node-body article-body">The Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute projects the U.S. beef cow herd growing 1.7 million head in the next four years before trending lower again. USDA's 10-year projections call for steady growth and more cows.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/projections-cow-herd-expansion-vary-depth-and-breadth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/projections-cow-herd-expansion-vary-depth-and-breadth#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:04:00 +0000 87871 at http://beefmagazine.com Calf and feeder prices surge ahead http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/calf-and-feeder-prices-surge-ahead <div class="node-body article-body">Calves and feeder cattle gained more ground this week as farmer-feeders joined the fray in search of cattle for summer grass. AMS analysts note that direct sales were also very active with the full price advance on feeder cattle. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/calf-and-feeder-prices-surge-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/calf-and-feeder-prices-surge-ahead#comments Cattle Prices Sectors Cattle Markets Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:52:00 +0000 87861 at http://beefmagazine.com