Feedlots http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6627/more en April fed cattle market not for the weak-hearted http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/april-fed-cattle-market-not-weak-hearted <div class="node-body article-body">Have we seen the highs for the year in the fed cattle market? If we have, what does that mean for calf and feeder cattle prices as 2015 nears the halfway mark?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/april-fed-cattle-market-not-weak-hearted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/april-fed-cattle-market-not-weak-hearted#comments Feedlots Cattle Markets Tips For Profit Thu, 07 May 2015 15:02:00 +0000 89021 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 Industry At A Glance: Placement weight trends indicate feedyards are feeding longer http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-placement-weight-trends-indicate-feedyards-are-feeding-longer <div class="node-body article-body">It appears cattle feeders are more focused on feeding cattle longer and to heavier weights to avoid turnover risk and maintain occupancy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-placement-weight-trends-indicate-feedyards-are-feeding-longer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-placement-weight-trends-indicate-feedyards-are-feeding-longer#comments Feedlots Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:33:00 +0000 88801 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: Heavier cattle weights changing feeders’ breakeven assumptions http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-heavier-cattle-weights-changing-feeders-breakeven-assumptions <div class="node-body article-body">How will heavier finish weights influence the feeder cattle market? Market analyst Nevil Speer dives deeper into the breakeven outlook.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-heavier-cattle-weights-changing-feeders-breakeven-assumptions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-heavier-cattle-weights-changing-feeders-breakeven-assumptions#comments Feedlots Cattle Markets Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:52:00 +0000 88621 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: How much higher will slaughter weights go? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-how-much-higher-will-slaughter-weights-go <div class="node-body article-body">Slaughter weights through March 2015 averaged just over 1,360 pounds. How heavier will slaughter weights go before they begin to plateau? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-how-much-higher-will-slaughter-weights-go" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-how-much-higher-will-slaughter-weights-go#comments Cattle Marketing Feedlots Industry At A Glance Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:48:00 +0000 88501 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 Who won the “Bellied up to the feedbunk” contest? PLUS: A sneak peak at what we’re working on in April http://beefmagazine.com/blog/who-won-bellied-feedbunk-contest-plus-sneak-peak-what-we-re-working-april <div class="node-body blog-body">The voting is closed, and it’s time to announce the winners of the Greeley Hat Works “Bellied up to the feedbunk” photo contest. Plus, today’s blog gives a sneak peak at upcoming photo contest themes and a new series for April focusing on grazing. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/who-won-bellied-feedbunk-contest-plus-sneak-peak-what-we-re-working-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/who-won-bellied-feedbunk-contest-plus-sneak-peak-what-we-re-working-april#comments Cow-Calf Beef Quality Feedlots People Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:46:00 +0000 88011 at http://beefmagazine.com Last day to vote for the best “Bellied up to the feedbunk” photo; PLUS: 5 cattle nutrition resources http://beefmagazine.com/blog/last-day-vote-best-bellied-feedbunk-photo-plus-5-cattle-nutrition-resources <div class="node-body blog-body">The BEEF Daily and Greeley Hat Works “Bellied up to the feedbunk” photo contest is wrapping up, and the champions will be announced tomorrow. However, there’s still time to vote for your favorite photograph; details are in today’s blog.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/last-day-vote-best-bellied-feedbunk-photo-plus-5-cattle-nutrition-resources" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/last-day-vote-best-bellied-feedbunk-photo-plus-5-cattle-nutrition-resources#comments Beef Quality Feedlots Beef Demand People BEEF Daily Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:14:00 +0000 87991 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: How much additional market risk can cattle feeders absorb? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/industry-glance-how-much-additional-market-risk-can-cattle-feeders-absorb <div class="node-body article-body">Feeder cattle pricing versus historical average indicates a slowing of the market surge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/industry-glance-how-much-additional-market-risk-can-cattle-feeders-absorb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/industry-glance-how-much-additional-market-risk-can-cattle-feeders-absorb#comments Cattle Prices Feedlots Cattle Markets Industry At A Glance Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:41:00 +0000 87781 at http://beefmagazine.com 15 “Bellied up to the feedbunk” photo contest finalists announced http://beefmagazine.com/blog/15-bellied-feedbunk-photo-contest-finalists-announced <div class="node-body blog-body">Cattle nutrition has been the focus of the latest BEEF Daily and Greeley Hat Works photo contest. The theme is “Bellied up to the feedbunk,” and it’s time to announce the 15 finalists. Readers can now vote for their favorite photograph, with the top two vote-getters earning a $300 Greeley Hat Works hat. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/15-bellied-feedbunk-photo-contest-finalists-announced" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/15-bellied-feedbunk-photo-contest-finalists-announced#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cow-Calf Beef Quality Beef Quality Feedlots Beef Demand Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87741 at http://beefmagazine.com