Cattle Prices Have Strengthened

Cattle prices have strengthened compared to earlier this year.  Several factors have been involved, importantly, the rate at which fed cattle have been marketed provided a foundation for recnt cattle price levels.

Some graphics using data from the monthly USDA-NASS Cattle on Feed report are available on this webpage by selecting "Key Graphs" and then "Cattle/Beef".

For a discussion of what's behind cattle prices, see the new Livestock Monitor article below.