Red Meat Demand Climbs in Third Quarter

Third quarter beef and pork posted year-over-year gains in the Meat Demand Index calculated by LMIC.  Retail beef (measured by the retail all fresh beef price) demand increased less than 1% over last year. Retail pork demand posted an even larger jump in the third quarter increasing to 106 from last year’s 93 value.

See the article below from the latest Livestock Monitor newsletter for more discussion.