By : Stephen R. Koontz, Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics, Colorado State University
The USDA NASS Cattle on Feed report for September was released last Friday. My take on the report is that it is reasonably bullish. The fear… Continue reading
Courtesy of: NCBA
WASHINGTON (Sept. 25, 2019) – Jennifer Houston, President of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, today testified about the current state of the cattle industry before the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
Topics ranged from… Continue reading
Courtesy of: Kansas Livestock Association
NCBA is in regular contact with USDA as the government’s investigation continues into beef pricing margins following the fire at the Tyson beef processing plant near Holcomb. USDA initially intended to conduct an audit of… Continue reading
WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 9, 2019 – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced that agricultural producers affected by natural disasters in 2018 and 2019, including Hurricane Dorian, can apply for assistance through the Wildfire and Hurricane Indemnity Program Plus… Continue reading
By: Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist
Cattle and beef markets continue to recover from the disruptions resulting from the Tyson packing plant fire in Finney County, Kansas on August 9. Data is slowly becoming… Continue reading
By: Ryan Milhollin, University of Missouri Extension
COLUMBIA, Mo. – With volatile livestock market prices, farmers now have more appealing insurance underwritten by the USDA. The federally subsidized protection has been revised and simplified.
Ryan Milhollin, University of Missouri Extension… Continue reading