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07 June 2018
View news from United States CME: June Delivery Month for Fed Cattle, Futures Market Participants
US - June is a delivery month for fed cattle and futures market participants, who normally watch cash prices pretty closely, will focus on those numbers even more, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
View news from United States Strong April for US Beef Exports
US - April exports of US pork, beef and lamb were sharply higher than a year ago in both volume and value, according to data released by USDA and compiled by USMEF. ...
05 June 2018
View news from United States CME: 'Trade War' Topic of Last Week's Agri Talks
US - The talk of the agriculture sector last week was "trade war". On Thursday, the US announced the imposition of new tariffs at the rate of 25 per cent on all steel and 10 per cent for imported aluminum, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division,...
01 June 2018
View news from United States CME: Dairy Cow Slaughter Up So Far in 2018
US - Dairy cow slaughter so far in 2018 has been up 15,000-20,000 head per month from a year ago during the first four months (except for February, which registered a 7,000 head increase), reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
31 May 2018
View news from United States CME: Volatility Likely for 50% Lean Beef Trimmings Prices in Spring
US - Fifty per cent lean beef trimmings (fresh) prices during the spring can be volatile, according to Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Divison, Inc. ...
29 May 2018
View news from United States CME: Latest COF Report Reveals Numbers In-line with Pre-report Estimates
US - USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) released the monthly "Cattle on Feed" report on Friday, 25 May 2018, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
View news from United States Arkansas Glad Tariffs on Hold for Now
US - Word that the US and China had suspended proposed tariffs on each other came as welcomed news to both Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson and Arkansas Economic Development Commission Executive Director Mike Preston....
25 May 2018
View news from United States Nature Conservancy Teams with Nestlé Purina, Cargill to Sustainability of Improve Beef Supply Chain
US - The Nature Conservancy, in collaboration with Nestlé Purina and Cargill, is launching a three-year water project to improve the sustainability of the beef supply chain. This project is expected to reduce the environmental impact of row crop irrigation...
24 May 2018
View news from United States CME: Beef Inventories in April Up 2.6% Compared to Previous Month
US - The inventory of beef, pork, chicken and turkey in cold storage at the end of April was estimated at 2.472 billion pounds, 6.7 per cent higher than a year ago and 9.7 per cent higher than the five year average, reports Steiner Consulting Group,...
View news from United States NCBA Applauds Introduction of Legislation Addressing Hours of Service Changes for Livestock Haulers
US - The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association yesterday applauded the introduction of the Transporting Livestock Across America Safely (TLAAS) Act, saying it would reform federal Hours of Service (HOS) rules in a way that ensures animal welfare, highway...
23 May 2018
View news from United States CME: March, April Cattle Placements Down Compared to a Year Ago
US - Analysts polled ahead of the upcoming USDA 'Cattle on Feed' report agree that feedlots placed fewer cattle on feed this April than they did a year ago, according to Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
View news from United States Research Aimed at Nitrite Poisoning Leads to Methane Mitigation
US - Two government researchers and a college graduate student aiming at one issue in the cattle industry are finding they can address two issues - nitrite poisoning and methane emissions - with an animal probiotic they are developing....
View news from United States Maine Governor Supports More Trade with China
US - Maine is eagerly looking forward to more investment, students and tourists from China, said Governor Paul LePage....
22 May 2018
View news from United States AgriLife Research, Forage Genetics International Sign Multi-year Agreement
US - A greater interest in forage sorghums from the beef and dairy industries has led to a multi-year agreement between Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Forage Genetics International LLC, or FGI, a subsidiary of Arden Hills, Minnesota-based Land O'Lakes...
View news from United States CME: FI Cattle Slaughter in W20 Largest for Any Week
US - In the livestock futures markets last week, Live Cattle contracts declined; the June contract was $102.98 per cwt. (average of the daily closing prices), dropping $4.49 for the week, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
21 May 2018
View news from United States CME: Beef Trimmings Prices Unusually Stable So Far
US - Beef trimmings prices have been unusually stable so far this year when compared to recent years, as well as beef cut prices at the wholesale level, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
18 May 2018
View news from United States CME: Erosion of Choice Boxed Beef Cutout Value
US - The Choice boxed beef cutout value (negotiated trade calculated and reported by the Market News Division of USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service) has eroded since last Friday when it reached $232.12 per cwt., reports ...
View news from United States NCBA Urges 'No' Vote on Brat/Blumenauer Farm Bill Amendment
US - The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) and more than 40 of the nation’s most influential commodity trade associations are urging Congress to stand with farmers, ranchers, and rural communities by voting down the amendment offered by...
17 May 2018
View news from United States CME: Negative Shift in Beef, Pork Demand
US - At the consumer level, beef demand is notoriously difficult to measure, as are shifts in that relationship, according to Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
16 May 2018
View news from United States CME: latest 'Hay Stocks' Report Shows Availability of Pastures Down
US - Last week USDA-NASS released the first week of pasture and range conditions for the US. This weekly update provides a barometer for cattle forage conditions across the country, according to Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
15 May 2018
View news from United States Changing Cities' Food Systems to Help Reduce Carbon Emissions
US - Many US cities and states are looking for ways to slash greenhouse gas emissions, including cap-and-trade programs, building-efficiency regulations, and boosting public transit and renewable energy sources....
View news from United States CME: Retailers Once Again Take Advantage of Increase in Beef Supply Availability
US - Memorial Day weekend is just two weeks away, a critical demand period for meat protein sales. Retailers have once again taken advantage of the increase in beef supply availability to feature more beef in the meat case, reports Steiner Consulting...
11 May 2018
View news from United States CME: Q2 Beef Production Forecast to Rise Compared to a Year Ago
US - Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc. provides key highlights from the latest WASDE report....
10 May 2018
View news from United States CME: Big Supplies of Fed Cattle Scheduled to Come to Market in Q2
US - With big supplies of fed cattle scheduled to come to market in Q2, futures participants have adopted a shoot first and ask questions later kind of mentality, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
08 May 2018
View news from United States CME: Total Beef Exports in March Higher Than a Year Ago
US - Beef and pork export data on a product weight basis were released by the US Census Bureau on Thursday. The following day the Economic Research Service of the USDA issued the carcass weight trade statistics, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR...
07 May 2018
View news from United States CME: Decline in March Feedlot Placements from a Year Earlier
US - Weekly data on feeder cattle sales volumes collected by USDA-AMS (Agriculture Marketing Service) and summarized on web page SJ_LS850 is pointing to a second month in a row of year-over-year declines in feedlot placements, according to Steiner Consulting...
View news from United States March Beef Exports Set New Value Record
US - Strong March results capped an excellent first quarter for US red meat exports, according to data released by USDA and compiled by USMEF, as beef exports set a new monthly value record in March. The United States is exporting a strong share of its...
03 May 2018
View news from United States CME: 'Business as Usual' for Steer, Heifer Beef Production This Year
US - The primary source of steer and heifer slaughter comes from feedlots, of which USDA-NASS (National Agriculture Statistical Service) surveys those with greater than thousand head capacities on a monthly basis, according to Steiner Consulting Group,...
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