Sam Kane Beef Processing, the Corpus Christie, Tex., beef packer, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy "to assure the fair treatment of our creditors and employers.”
While consumers have long preferred a highly marbled, juicy steak or roast from the rib and loin, the industry struggles to achieve much premium from Choice over Select on the lower priced cuts.
This Friday should have been the publication of USDA’s January Cattle on Feed report. The report will not be released due to the government shutdown.
Since 2015, however, farmland prices have gone sideways. Could they be in for a big decline in value?
The January 2019 Rural Mainstreet Index (RMI) reveals the rural economy is seeing continued neutral growth.
At last week’s Top Producer Summit, Top Producer honored five impressive farmers.
A sale barn in South Dakota recently saw a larger than normal amount of cattle go through the auction ring and the influx is being attributed to the government shutdown.