Texas Field Reports: Mother Nature Delivers Mixed Bag for Hay Producers May 20, 2020

🕔May 20, 2020
Texas’ hay season has been a mixed bag for producers with results heavily dependent on Mother Nature and timing, said Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Vanessa Corriher-Olson, Ph.D., AgriLife […]

DTN Livestock Midday: Trade Still Dropping Lower May 20, 2020

🕔May 20, 2020
Cattle Futures Keep Trading Lower While Lean Hogs Test Some Positive Movement At the midway point of the week the market seems ready for a 3-day weekend as the board […]

Livestock: How Has COVID-19 Affected U.S. Pork Exports? May 19, 2020

🕔May 19, 2020
Yesterday, USDA’s Economic Research Service (ERS) released its monthly Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook, which included updated information regarding U.S. pork exports.  Illinois is a leading pork producing State. In part, the ERS […]

DTN Livestock Midday: Little Action in the Livestock Market May 19, 2020

🕔May 19, 2020
Tuesday is seeming more like a Monday as the day is merely passing by with little action being taken in any livestock market. General Comments The market its idly trading […]

DTN Livestock Closing: An Uneventful Day for Livestock May 18, 2020

🕔May 18, 2020
Monday was an uneventful day with livestock contracts closing mostly higher. GENERAL COMMENTS: Monday came and went with little ruffling its feathers along the way. The complex had a respectable, […]

DTN Livestock Closing: Prices on the Rise May 15, 2020

🕔May 15, 2020
Cash Cattle Prices Shoot Higher Friday Packers jumped cash cattle bids Friday afternoon, which pushed cattle contracts higher and left the week rallying into the weekend. GENERAL COMMENTS: The board […]

DTN Livestock Midday: Prices Moving Higher May 15, 2020

🕔May 15, 2020
Cash Cattle Prices Move Higher Again, Rallying Cattle Contracts As Friday morning progressed packers jumped cash cattle prices higher another $5.00 to $10.00 compared to earlier in the week. GENERAL […]

Livestock: Cattle Markets Face Problems Trying to Return to “Normal” – DTN May 15, 2020

🕔May 15, 2020
Cattlemen and analysts are a lot alike — we love it when the market is healthy, cringe when it’s compromised, hate being caught blindsided by something we didn’t foresee coming […]

Livestock: Calls for Aid to Pork Farmers – DTN May 15, 2020

🕔May 15, 2020
Members of Congress are turning different directions to try to provide some indemnity for pork producers forced to depopulate their herds. A bipartisan group of 14 senators on Monday sent […]

DTN Livestock Closing: Contracts and Prices Still Going Down May 14, 2020

🕔May 14, 2020
Thursday felt more like a Monday as the board and boxed beef prices closed lower. GENERAL COMMENTS: The industry is starting to feel the market begin its correction. There’s no […]

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