LATEST NEWS FROM Feedyard

BT Cattle Feedlot 2
10:54AM Oct 22, 2019

Profit Tracker: Feeding Margins Near Breakeven

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director
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 Market Steps Back

Brad Hulett
AgWeb Contributor
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.
BLM Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Hereford Cow Range
11:38AM Oct 21, 2019

Beef Industry Long Range Plan Task Force Begins Year-Long Process

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AgWeb Contributor
The Beef Industry Long Range Plan is updated every five years to identify key areas to advance beef demand and help the industry focus on one strategic direction.
09:48AM Oct 21, 2019

Cargill Receiving Cattle, Operations Running

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director
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

Cargill To Resume Cattle Receiving Next Week

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director
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

Profit Tracker: Packer/Feeder Margin Spread Down 50%

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director
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

Cash Cattle Slow But Steady

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