Beef Exports Remain Strong

Beef exports continue to exceed 2016 levels as they have every month of 2017. The latest report shows August exports were 14.7 percent higher than the same period last year. This brings the January-August increase to 14.5 percent higher in … Continue reading

Beef in Cold Storage Situation

Somewhat hidden under the discussion about the cattle on feed report last week was the release of the most recent report on beef in cold storage. The Cold Storage report indicated that frozen stocks were at 476.3 million pounds on … Continue reading

Understanding Feeder Cattle Price Slides: republished from Dr. Derrell Peel

This week’s article comes from a recent publication by Dr. Derrell Peel at Oklahoma State University. Mississippi prices follow similar patterns and considering price slides is a useful method of price analysis. Feeder cattle prices depend on the weight of … Continue reading