Cattle Prices http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6618/more en Pacific Coast labor agreement positive for beef http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/pacific-coast-labor-agreement-positive-beef <div class="node-body article-body">The Pacific Maritime Association and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union reached a tentative agreement to resolve the labor dispute which has hampered the flow of U.S. exports and imports through Pacific Coast ports since last May. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/pacific-coast-labor-agreement-positive-beef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/pacific-coast-labor-agreement-positive-beef#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14:50:00 +0000 86881 at http://beefmagazine.com Challenges converge on U.S. meats http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/challenges-converge-us-meats <div class="node-body article-body">“...the pressure for higher beef prices that accompanies limited supplies is running headlong into weaker export demand, aggravated by the strong dollar; domestic market disruptions and growing pork and poultry supplies that sharpen the competition among meat in the domestic market,” says Derrell Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension livestock marketing specialist. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/challenges-converge-us-meats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/challenges-converge-us-meats#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14:44:00 +0000 86871 at http://beefmagazine.com Weather and bearish sentiment pressure calf and feeder prices http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/weather-and-bearish-sentiment-pressure-calf-and-feeder-prices <div class="node-body article-body">Yearlings traded $2-$5/cwt. lower and calves traded unevenly steady amid lighter auction receipts due to winter weather, according to the Agricultural Marketing Service. Resurgent wholesale beef values were a bright spot, lending optimism for stronger cash fed cattle trade.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/weather-and-bearish-sentiment-pressure-calf-and-feeder-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/weather-and-bearish-sentiment-pressure-calf-and-feeder-prices#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14:34:00 +0000 86861 at http://beefmagazine.com Great Plains leads cow herd expansion http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/great-plains-leads-cow-herd-expansion <div class="node-body article-body">“The Great Plains followed the national trend of downsizing over the 1996-2010 period, yet its relative role as home to beef cows and heifers being retained was growing prior to the drought and remains higher than 2010," says Glynn Tonsor. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/great-plains-leads-cow-herd-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/great-plains-leads-cow-herd-expansion#comments Cattle Prices Business Cattle Markets Tips For Profit Sat, 21 Feb 2015 01:40:00 +0000 86631 at http://beefmagazine.com Red ink flows for cattle feeders http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/red-ink-flows-cattle-feeders <div class="node-body article-body">High calf and feeder prices, in tandem with softer fed cattle prices, are driving cattle feeding breakevens toward deeper losses. The Livestock Marketing Information Center estimates cattle feeding losses (basis the Southern Plains) at $200 per steer in January and February. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/red-ink-flows-cattle-feeders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/red-ink-flows-cattle-feeders#comments Cattle Prices Feedlots Business Tips For Profit Sat, 21 Feb 2015 01:31:00 +0000 86621 at http://beefmagazine.com Grass prospects lift cash calf and feeder prices http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/grass-prospects-lift-cash-calf-and-feeder-prices <div class="node-body article-body">“The cattle market is trying to sort out strength of beef demand and how consumers will respond to pricey beef products as more chicken and pork become available,” says Penton market analyst John Otte. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/grass-prospects-lift-cash-calf-and-feeder-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/grass-prospects-lift-cash-calf-and-feeder-prices#comments Cattle Prices Pasture Range Sat, 21 Feb 2015 01:25:00 +0000 86611 at http://beefmagazine.com Robust beef expansion could be tenuous http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/robust-beef-expansion-could-be-tenuous <div class="node-body article-body">Derrell Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension livestock marketing specialist, points out 72% of the beef cow herd expansion documented by USDA is in Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas. These states are rebuilding from drought even as parts of them remain mired in drought.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/robust-beef-expansion-could-be-tenuous" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/robust-beef-expansion-could-be-tenuous#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 14 Feb 2015 00:24:00 +0000 86381 at http://beefmagazine.com Calf & feeder prices continue to crawl ahead http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/calf-feeder-prices-continue-crawl-ahead <div class="node-body article-body">Demand for grass cattle and concerns about waiting too long to acquire them helped calves and feeder cattle bring steady money to $5 higher, according to the Agricultural Marketing Service.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/calf-feeder-prices-continue-crawl-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/calf-feeder-prices-continue-crawl-ahead#comments Cattle Prices Sat, 14 Feb 2015 00:19:00 +0000 86371 at http://beefmagazine.com The black and white on black-and-white cattle http://beefmagazine.com/blog/black-and-white-black-and-white-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">Prophetic 1979 article shows that perhaps not much has changed in 35 years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/black-and-white-black-and-white-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/black-and-white-black-and-white-cattle#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Industry Structure Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:50:00 +0000 85701 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Holstein steers on feed</p> Meat Market Update | Beef trimmings on the rise since 2013 http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/meat-market-update-beef-trimmings-rise-2013 <div class="node-body video-body">One of the most important items in the box beef trade for 2014 was that the price of "ninety percent trimmings" began a very significant meteoric climb in prices in December 2013. </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-beef-trimmings-rise-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/meat-market-update-beef-trimmings-rise-2013#comments Cattle Prices Thu, 08 Jan 2015 16:54:00 +0000 85151 at http://beefmagazine.com