Brad Hulett

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Markey-Alley Brad Hulett Consolidated Beef
Nov 25, 2019

Pre-holiday Cattle Trade Brings Unprecedented Results

Cash cattle traded higher again and all four major packers participated in last week’s trade, including Tyson for the Finney County, Kan., plant.

Markey-Alley Brad Hulett Consolidated Beef
Nov 18, 2019

Anticipating Market Slow-Down Ahead Of Holiday

Packer market participation wasn’t as robust as it had been in earlier weeks, and packers have slowly added to their inventory ahead of the holidays.

Markey-Alley Brad Hulett Consolidated Beef
Nov 11, 2019

How Much Higher Can Cash Cattle Go?

Strong wholesale beef prices keep packer margins solidly profitable and encourage packers to be aggressive participants.

Markey-Alley Brad Hulett Consolidated Beef
Nov 04, 2019

Are Packers Slowly Ceding Leverage To Feedyards?

Packers were still hunting front end cattle late last Friday, knowing that feeders would have their sights set on a higher December board for the trade this week.

Markey-Alley Brad Hulett Consolidated Beef
Oct 28, 2019

Beef Packers Remain Hungry

Beef packers continued to show signs that they still need cattle to meet the demand of their customers and paid higher prices last week.

Markey-Alley Brad Hulett Consolidated Beef
Oct 21, 2019

Cash Cattle Market Steps Back

Cash cattle markets backed up last week from a steady upward movement due to a boiler explosion, and the three days of unexpected downtime at Cargill’s Dodge City plant.

Markey-Alley Brad Hulett Consolidated Beef
Oct 15, 2019

Cash Cattle Slow But Steady

Cattle feeders continue to take advantage of the advancing cash market, with higher sales in all regions last week.

Markey-Alley Brad Hulett Consolidated Beef
Oct 07, 2019

Cash Market Stays On Track

The upward trend in cash cattle could continue through the holiday rib demand, with Choice product being in short supply.

Markey-Alley Brad Hulett Consolidated Beef
Sep 09, 2019

Hits Keep Coming to Cash Market

The lack of aggressive trade was noticed mostly in the south where cash trade could not get any higher than $1.00 last week.