Cattle Prices http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6618/more en Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Fed cattle buyers stay cautious, cow slaughter moves higher http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-fed-cattle-buyers-stay-cautious-cow-slaughter-moves-higher <div class="node-body audio-body">Feeder cattle prices are either side of steady as most buyers are extremely cautious and watching for CME rallies. Tough, muddy conditions in feedlots have also slowed down the refilling of pens in many areas.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-fed-cattle-buyers-stay-cautious-cow-slaughter-moves-higher" 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 fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 02 04.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2913174">Beef Mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 02 04.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-fed-cattle-buyers-stay-cautious-cow-slaughter-moves-higher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-fed-cattle-buyers-stay-cautious-cow-slaughter-moves-higher#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Thu, 04 Feb 2016 17:11:00 +0000 97811 at http://beefmagazine.com <p><br /> Feeder cattle prices are either side of steady as most buyers are extremely cautious and watching for CME rallies. Tough, muddy conditions in feedlots have also slowed down the refilling of pens in many areas.</p> Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Feeder prices rally at heels of CME rally http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-prices-rally-heels-cme-rally <div class="node-body audio-body">There were good receipts at the feeder cattle test auctions with 33,400 head, about the same as last week and roughly 2,000 above last year. Prices were easily $5-10 higher with instances of $15-20 higher on the heels of the CME rally.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-prices-rally-heels-cme-rally" 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 fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 01 28.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2847972">Beef Mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 01 28.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-prices-rally-heels-cme-rally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-prices-rally-heels-cme-rally#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Thu, 28 Jan 2016 17:11:00 +0000 97571 at http://beefmagazine.com <p><br /> There were good receipts at the feeder cattle test auctions with 33,400 head, about the same as last week and roughly 2,000 above last year. Prices were easily $5-10 higher with instances of $15-20 higher on the heels of the CME rally.</p> Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Prices continue downward movement http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-prices-continue-downward-movement <div class="node-body audio-body">Prices continued the downward movement that began last week and were $5-10 lower with instances up to $15 lower. The calf prices declined the most since they were closer to steady the previous week and caught up with the ongoing declines. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-prices-continue-downward-movement" 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 fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 01 21.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2879319">beef mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 01 21.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-prices-continue-downward-movement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-prices-continue-downward-movement#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Thu, 21 Jan 2016 17:11:00 +0000 97401 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Prices continued the downward movement that began last week and were $5-10 lower with instances up to $15 lower. The calf prices declined the most since they were closer to steady the previous week and caught up with the ongoing declines.<br /> &nbsp;</p> Volatility abounds in fed and feeder steer prices http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/volatility-abounds-fed-and-feeder-steer-prices <div class="node-body article-body">Recent market volatility makes the decision to buy or sell cattle a real gut-wrencher. Here’s a look at how price swings have affected the fed and feeder cattle market. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/volatility-abounds-fed-and-feeder-steer-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/volatility-abounds-fed-and-feeder-steer-prices#comments Cattle Prices Feedlots Cattle Markets Industry At A Glance Thu, 21 Jan 2016 15:12:00 +0000 97351 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle futures: Trading hope or thin air? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-futures-trading-hope-or-thin-air <div class="node-body blog-body">Cattle futures have become more of a liability than a benefit for many producers, NCBA asserts. </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/cattle-futures-trading-hope-or-thin-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-futures-trading-hope-or-thin-air#comments Cattle Prices BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 20 Jan 2016 15:13:00 +0000 97321 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Feeder cattle on wheat pasture</p> Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Markets close steady to lower http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-markets-close-steady-lower <div class="node-body audio-body">The feeder cattle receipts in our test auctions totaled over 37,000 head and the yearling market was $4-6 lower on the heels of the CME declines. The calf market was steady to weak, but instances were higher as recent moisture is improving the spring grazing outlook.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-markets-close-steady-lower" 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 fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 01 14b.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2830000">beef mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 01 14b.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-markets-close-steady-lower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-markets-close-steady-lower#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Thu, 14 Jan 2016 17:11:00 +0000 97241 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>The feeder cattle receipts in our test auctions totaled over 37,000 head and the yearling market was $4-6 lower on the heels of the CME declines. The calf market was steady to weak, but instances were higher as recent moisture is improving the spring grazing outlook.</p> Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Feeder cattle market sees needed jump http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-cattle-market-sees-needed-jump <div class="node-body audio-body">Runs had slowed down prior to Christmas as producers waited and hoped for a turn around after the holidays, and they were rewarded with a massive jump which brought a big run of over 30,000 head to our test auctions.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-cattle-market-sees-needed-jump" 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 fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 01 07.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2987989">Beef mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2016 01 07.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-cattle-market-sees-needed-jump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-feeder-cattle-market-sees-needed-jump#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Thu, 07 Jan 2016 17:11:00 +0000 97101 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>The feeder cattle market saw a very big jump in both volume and prices on the heels of the finished cattle and CME price increases.&nbsp; Runs had slowed down prior to Christmas as producers waited and hoped for a turn around after the holidays, and they were rewarded with a massive jump which brought a big run of over 30,000 head to our test auctions.</p> Did Christmas come early for the cattle market? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/did-christmas-come-early-cattle-market <div class="node-body blog-body">An array of good market news the past few days revives Christmas hope for cattle market. Maybe the market hit bottom, finally.</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/did-christmas-come-early-cattle-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/did-christmas-come-early-cattle-market#comments Cattle Prices Tips For Profit BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 22 Dec 2015 20:43:00 +0000 96541 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>wheat pasture cattle</p> Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Downward plunge continues http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-downward-plunge-continues <div class="node-body audio-body">The feeder cattle market continues its downward plunge as feedlots and backgrounding operations have endured tremendous losses and lost a lot of equity. Prices were $3-$15 lower for the week. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-downward-plunge-continues" 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 fdr ctl and cow audio 2015 12 17.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2753514">Beef Mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2015 12 17.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-downward-plunge-continues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-downward-plunge-continues#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Thu, 17 Dec 2015 17:11:00 +0000 96341 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>The feeder cattle market continues its downward plunge as feedlots and backgrounding operations have endured tremendous losses and lost a lot of equity. Prices were $3-$15 lower for the week.</p> Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Market nosedive continues http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-market-nosedive-continues <div class="node-body audio-body">The feeder cattle test auctions had a very large run with over 48,000 head compared to 16,000 head the previous week. However, prices continue to nose dive as CME prices drop due to falling box beef prices and other bad news items.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-market-nosedive-continues" 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 fdr ctl and cow audio 2015 12 10.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2860093">Beef Mag fdr ctl and cow audio 2015 12 10.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-market-nosedive-continues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-market-nosedive-continues#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Markets Thu, 10 Dec 2015 17:11:00 +0000 96141 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>The feeder cattle test auctions had a very large run with over 48,000 head compared to 16,000 head the previous week. However, prices continue to nose dive as CME prices drop due to falling box beef prices and other bad news items.</p>