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13:00PM Jul 28, 2020

McDonald's Sales Decline 30% In Second Quarter

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director

McDoanld's reported dismal second quarter sales compared to a year ago, but sees improvement ahead as the fast-food giant "has learned to adjust our operations to this new environment."

14:00PM Jul 14, 2020

July 4th Meat Sales Produce Fireworks

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director

Fourth of July meat sales in America saw a 4.1% increase in volume over 2019, and a double-digit increase in dollar sales compared with the same week a year ago.

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13:09PM Jun 29, 2020

Analyst: Meat Demand Back in Play Due to COVID-19

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor

“With a lot of people still kind of locked down due to the COVID-19 crisis, I would guess you’re going to see a lot of backyard BBQ,” says Jim McCormick

16:51PM Jun 24, 2020

Grill Could Be “Center of Activity” To Boost Domestic Meat Demand

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor

Even though some Midwestern areas aren’t back to normalcy yet, some analysts believe meat demand will be strong.

15:36PM Apr 22, 2020

CAB Insider: Seasonal Carcass Premiums Break Form

Paul Dykstra
AgWeb Contributor

Without question fed cattle and beef sales are currently hinged entirely on the packing sector’s ability to process cattle. Throughput has not been good with last week’s federally inspected head

13:26PM Apr 20, 2020

23 State Cattle Groups Call for DOJ Investigation

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AgWeb Contributor

The organizations request a formal investigation by the Department of Justice to identify and investigate any evidence of fraudulent business practices within the beef meatpacking industry.

10:46AM Apr 07, 2020

Retail Demand Slides, Is There Still Need for Cattle Investigation?

Betsy Jibben
National Reporter

Producers watch to see if retail beef demand will continue its slow decline as consumers’ freezers are now packed with meat. There’s a discussion on market manipulation and if there’s