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18 October 2013
Remember Calf Health After Blizzard
US – Prolonged and devastating weather events can impinge on the immune systems of surviving cattle, South Dakota ranchers have been warned....
17 October 2013
Government Shutdown Limits Feedlot Discussion
US - Chicago analysts are not expecting the usual monthly feedlot discussions to ignite this month due to the government shutdown. ...
15 October 2013
Beef Plant Quotes Yield Steady Prices Despite Tight Supplies
UK – Plant quotes in Northern Ireland were steady last week as slaughter figures continued to be well adrift of last year, reveals the Livestock and Meat Commission....
14 October 2013
Cattle Futures: Prices Steady to 50 Cents Higher, Friday
US - Live cattle closed higher on the October contract, closing to $128.800 amid reports of light cash cattle trade. ...
09 October 2013
Cattle Futures: Gains Across Short Term Contracts, Tuesday
US - Live cattle futures finished Tuesday mixed with October cattle up 40 cents to $128.27, the highest level since 27 September. ...
Jim Wyckoff: Fundamentals and Consumer Demand Continue to Support Cattle Futures
US - December live cattle closed down $0.37 at $131.95 Wednesday. Prices closed nearer the session high and saw mild profit taking from recent gains....
07 October 2013
Weekly Cattle Summary: Cattle Up, Corn Down and the USDA Freezes Reports
US – Markets followers are having to rely on feed, futures and live auction values as a market assessment since the discontinuation of government market reports....
01 October 2013
Marts Report Strong Prices Across Great Britain as New Bonus Regime Hits Plants
Northern Ireland, UK – Little change was seen in plant quotes last week as businesses adopted new in-spec bonuses and prime cattle supplies improved....
30 September 2013
Market Signals Suggest Cattlemen Have Cause For Excitement
ANALYSIS - Current market positions of beef and corn are cause for excitement to the US cattle industry, say university experts....
Weekly Cattle Summary: Cattle on Feed Report Tells of Lowest August Placements Since Current Records Began
US - The September cattle on feed report said placements into large feedlots during August were 10 per cent lower than for any August since USDA began the current data series in 1996, write Ron Plain and Scott Brown, University of Missouri....
27 September 2013
Cattle Futures: Choppy Trade Finishes With Gains, Thursday
US - Live cattle futures were choppy on Thursday but settled 15 to 45 cents higher on the day as October cattle lifted to $127.70. ...
Processors Warned About Tight Margins as Cattle Supplies Tighten
UK, NORTHERN IRELAND – Processors have been told to expect tight returns through August as cattle prices have increased with no sign of retailers moving....
MLA: Weekly Cattle Summary
AUSTRALIA - This report is a collection of weekly cattle price summaries from each Australian territory by Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA). ...
24 September 2013
CME: October Live Cattle Closes up 65 Cents, Monday
US - Live October cattle closed at $126.60, up 65 cents, settling with similar gains through to April. ...
23 September 2013
LMC: Tight Supplies and Bonus Scheme See Higher Beef Prices
UK - Beef plants in Northern Ireland increased prices 10p/kg over the course of last week as a reaction to strong demand and tight numbers of cattle. ...
19 September 2013
CME: Futures Close Higher, Wednesday
US - Analysts were reporting beef demand concerns which pressured the market, leaving October live cattle fractionally up at the close at $125.275....
12 September 2013
Growth Promoters to Remain Part of Key Three Tier System
US - Growth promoters and the three tier system will continue to work in the US to maximise resource use in feeding....
11 September 2013
Beef Industry Sees Fat Cattle Prices Recover
CHILE – Cattle prices recovered in July to bridge the gap between last year’s values, a ministry report has revealed. ...
10 September 2013
LMC: Base Quotes Lift to 350-354p/kg
UK - Beef values have been lifting across the UK as good weather and grass growth have delayed marketing of animals, causing tight supplies, according to the Livestock and Meat Commission....
09 September 2013
Weekly Cattle Summary: 2013 Set to Be Record Year For Japanese Beef Shipments
US - Export to Japan are up over half this year to July, according to Ron Plain, University of Missouri. ...
02 September 2013
Buffalo Meat Challenges Rice in Export Markets
ANALYSIS - India has become the world’s leading exporter of buffalo meat, taking more than half of the global market, writes Chris Harris. ...
30 August 2013
CME: Futures Close Higher, Thursday
US - Choppy trade firmed through the day leaving gains across most contracts as August futures closed up 35 cents at $123.55 up 35. ...
MLA: Weekly Cattle Summary
AUSTRALIA - This report is a collection of weekly cattle price summaries from each Australian territory by Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA)....
29 August 2013
Cattle on Feed Down 10 Per Cent at July
US - The August Cattle on Feed report revealed feedyards held 1.722 million head, the lowest total since 2008 and down 10.4 per cent summer 2012. ...
US Red Meat Production Up During July
US - US red meat production was up across all categories during July, compared with last year, in line with higher slaughter, according to the United States Department of Agriculture’s Livestock Slaughter report....
28 August 2013
CME: New Concerns in Crop Markets to Hit Livestock Sector
US - Dry and hot, these are the words of Len Steiner and Steve Meyer regarding recent conditions over the mid-west. ...
26 August 2013
Corn and Beef Reports Predict Corn Back to Pre-Drought Levels
US – Commodity estimates suggest most states will return back to pre-2012 levels but beef production will decline....
22 August 2013
CME: Stock Market Weakness Drives Cattle Buying, Wednesday
US - August cattle closed 30 cents lower at $124.15 and October cattle down 17 following a jump in the dollar and 'sensitive trading'....
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