In response to the changing societal norms brought on by the coronavirus, the Kansas Beef Council (KBC) has increased its digital advertising to emphasize more retail purchasing information and is providing cook-at-home meal solutions for Kansas consumers.
With more people… Continue reading
Impact of Reported Coronavirus Cases on Live Cattle Futures: Implications for Future Feedlot Placements and Risk Management
By : Dr. Elliott Dennis, Assistant Professor, Livestock Marketing Economist, Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Nebraska – Lincoln
The media and market attention surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19) has been near deafening. Uncertainty surrounding the severity, transmission rates, case… Continue reading
Author : Christopher B. Swift, Swift Trading Company
The sensationalism of the Coronavirus, with wide spread media attention, opens the door for significant litigation were steps not followed in order to provide a safe work, school, or social area.… Continue reading
WASHINGTON (January 31, 2019) – The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) and Public Lands Council (PLC) announced opposition to H.R. 5737, the Voluntary Grazing Permit Retirement Act, introduced yesterday by Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA). The bill would require… Continue reading