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    Restaurant Chains Allege Price Fixing in Series of Federal Lawsuits Against Packers

    Several major restaurant chains are filing lawsuits against the nation’s largest beef packers for alleged price fixing. Five or more complaints were […]

    January 2, 2023
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    Cash Cattle Climb to Seven-Year Highs

    Profitability for cattle producers hanging on to their herds continues to grow as cash cattle climbed to its highest point in seven […]

    October 28, 2022
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    Cattle Feed Costs Increase More than 25% for August

    The cost of raising a steer to finish weight for the cattle market last week has increased by 25%. According to the […]

    September 1, 2022
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    Current Explosive Cattle Prices Likely to Stick Around

    The cattle price market has exploded, with fed cattle prices near $140 per cwt, up $25 from last year. Feeder calves are […]

    February 4, 2022
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    Biden Announces Details on Plan to Promote Competition in Meat Processing Industry

    President Biden announced Monday a $1 billion allocation to expand independent meat processing capacity. Additionally, the Biden Administration’s action plan also intends […]

    January 4, 2022
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    Could 2022 Finally be a Bullish Year for Cattle Market?

    The new year may bring more than resolutions as the 2022 cattle market is showing signs of potentially being bullish. Numbers from […]

    December 28, 2021
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    Consumers Are Paying Record-High Bacon Costs, but Pork Producers Aren’t Seeing the Profits

    With world food prices at a 10-year high, consumers in the U.S. are now paying on average about $7 per pound of […]

    November 8, 2021
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    October Cattle On Feed Report Shows Cash Price Rut Continues

    Bearish negotiated cash cattle prices are continuing their weeks-long trend, even as numbers showed a modest decline. The reason? Packers see the […]

    October 26, 2021
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    Roller Coaster Continues for Wholesale Beef Prices

    With wholesale beef prices dropping 18% since Labor Day, analysts agree that supply chain bottlenecks are exacerbating the impacts of seasonal demand. […]

    October 8, 2021