Tag: cattle

by George Jared -

Beef cattle prices drop as supply rises

Beef cattle prices were relatively high during the first part of the year, but now those prices have started to fall as supplies have increased. Prices for the January 2024…

by The City Wire staff -

State hay supplies hit record low

Persistant drought for more than two years sent U.S. hay production down nearly 18% to 120 million tons last year producing the lowest stock level since 1974, according to Derrell…

by The City Wire staff -

U.S. live cattle herd declines

Sustained droughts not only pushed more cattle to slaughter in recent years, but has also kept the overall herd numbers down as ranchers retained fewer heifers. The U.S. Department of…