Beef Market Update: The pace of heifer placements, persistent drought, and strong calf prices

Pricey beef in the grocery store (L.Smith/RealAgriculture) 2024

What’s better than a Beef Market Update a day early? A Beef Market Update recorded in person!

On this episode of the Beef Market Update, host Shaun Haney and Anne Wasko, of Gateway Livestock Exchange, sit down face to face to discuss:

  • What happens at #CattleCon and what reports and analysis is up for discussion this week
  • Sustaining demand in the face of big demand
  • Inflationary impacts on both cattle production and processing, and for retail trends
  • Expectations on the U.S. beef cow herd size
  • Tight packer margins
  • Strong feeder and calf prices to come in ’24, probably

And so much more!

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