LATEST NEWS FROM Beef (General)

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09:47AM Apr 03, 2020

Negotiated Cash Trades Increase, LMIC Says

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director

Unprecedented volatility in fed cattle markets during March produced a strong increase in negotiated cash sales from feedlots to packers the final two weeks of the month.

15:21PM Apr 02, 2020

Top 10 Veterinary Colleges Announced

Rhonda Brooks
AgWeb Contributor

Three U.S. schools are included in the list.

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11:16AM Apr 01, 2020

It’s Time to Vote In the ‘Show Us Your Bulls’ Photo Contest!

Katie James
AgWeb Contributor

Voting on Facebook is now open! It will close Wednesday, April 15, 2020, at midnight.

10:25AM Apr 01, 2020

COVID-19: Kansas Ranchers Urged To Reduce Burning

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment asks ranchers to voluntarily reduce the number of acres they intend to burn in the Flint Hills this

08:55AM Apr 01, 2020

Tyson Will Pay Frontline Workers $60 Million In Bonuses

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director

Tyson Foods, Inc, announced on Tuesday it will pay approximately $60 million in “thank you” bonuses to its 116,000 frontline employees and Tyson truckers in the U.S.

06:00AM Apr 01, 2020

Protect Yourself from Online Activism

Hannah Thompson-Weeman
AgWeb Contributor

This spring has brought many unexpected challenges as the world reacts to the spread of COVID-19. In addition, animal agriculture also has to prepare for an additional challenge: a rise

13:13PM Mar 31, 2020

Profit Tracker: Packer Margins Higher

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director

Beef packer margins increased another $45 per head for the week ending March 27 while a rally in cash prices pulled feedyard closeouts into the black.