10:54AM Oct 22, 2019
The packer/feeder profit margins spread, historically large a month ago, has shrunk by 50% with gradually improving live cattle prices.
14:37PM Oct 21, 2019
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.
11:38AM Oct 21, 2019
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09:48AM Oct 21, 2019
Cargill's Dodge City, Kan., beef processing facility was back online Monday morning after an explosion on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019.
09:59AM Oct 18, 2019
Following an explosion Oct. 17, Cargill says it is sending live cattle to other facilities but expects its Dodge City cattle receiving operations to resume early next week.
11:08AM Oct 16, 2019
Steady improvements in feedayrd margins the past month coupled with declining packer margins has narrowed the spread nearly 50% since late August.
09:08AM Oct 15, 2019
Cattle feeders continue to take advantage of the advancing cash market, with higher sales in all regions last week.