Recent Stories by Greg Henderson
Oct 27, 2020 by Greg Henderson
Both cattle feeding and hog finishing operations found modest profits for the fifth consecutive week calculated on a cash basis, according to the Sterling Profit Tracker.
Californians will vote on Proposition 15, which is billed as tax reform, except neither side can agree on exactly what gets reformed. Farmers and ranchers are rightly wary of the repercussions.
Cattle and hog finishing margins are both positive for the fourth consecutive week despite the fact cash prices for cattle and hogs were slightly lower last week.
During a motion hearing Tuesday in Johnson County, MO, a judge denied a request to drop abandonment of corpse charges against Garland Nelson.
Oct 15, 2020 by Greg Henderson
Sterling Marketing president John Nalivka says the market outlook for farrow-to-finish hog operations has improved greatly since last spring and will improve going into 2021.
Oct 14, 2020 by Greg Henderson
Pilgrim's Pride, which produces 20% of U.S. chicken, has entered into a plea agreement with the Department of Justice in its investigation into price-fixing and bid-rigging of chicken products.
Oct 06, 2020 by Greg Henderson
Both cattle feeding and hog finishing enterprises saw modest profits last week as prices for both continue increasing.
Sep 29, 2020 by Greg Henderson
Both cattle and hog finishing operations found profits on closeouts last week with higher prices paid from meat packers.
Sep 23, 2020 by Greg Henderson
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed a new regulation that would establish a list of foods that would require additional recordkeeping and traceability.