Marketings and placements were below the prior year while the end of the month inventory was larger.
Beef cow slaughter year-to-date through the first week of October was 11% higher than last year, and that followed 2017's increase of 11%.
There will be opportunity to lock in low prices, but the fuel market could experience volatility depending on discussions between the current administration and countries such as Saudi Arabia.
The University of Nebraska’s “State of Beef Conference” takes place November 7 and 8, at the Sandhills Convention Center Quality Inn and Suites in North Platte, Nebraska.
Monday a California Judge reduced damages awarded in a lawsuit linking Roundup to cancer but upheld the jury’s findings that Bayer acted with malice, Dow Jones reports.
U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet at the Group of 20 nations summit in Buenos Aires to discuss the trade dispute between the two countries.
After recent seminar with Mexican meat industry officials, USMEF says education of inspectors is key to keeping meat trade open with Mexico.