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Upcoming Reports: USDA Livestock Slaughter & Cattle on Feed on August 20th & 21st
Slide Show of Drought Monitor Maps for the Past 12 Weeks

Friday... August 14th

TCR’s Weekly Market Summary

"Shootin' The Bull" Weekly Market Analysis

National Feeder & Stocker Cattle Summary

Weekly Current & Projected Feedyard Closeouts

TCR's Daily Market Summary

The Beef: Only Good News

Swapping Plant-Based Meat for Real Meat may improve Cardiovascular Health

Regional Cattle Auction Reports for Thursday

Cattle Bullish/Bearish Consensus... Increased Optimism

Cattle Photo of the Week

Today's Agricultural Weather Highlights


Thursday... August 13th

"Shootin' The Bull" Commodity Market Comments

Slow Processing & Strong Demand Supports Cattle Prices

China Finds Coronavirus in Imported Brazilian Chicken Wings

The Beef: Aug LC Takes A Stand

USDA forecasts Beef Exports to recover in the second-half of 2020

Monster Crops Expected in 2020

Weekly Drought Monitor


Wednesday... August 12th

Livestock Hauler Exemptions Extended 30 Days

Top Forecasters say the Economic Recovery is Faltering

The Beef: Cash Cattle Trade $4-$5 Higher South

WASDE Report: Fed Cattle Price Forecast Raised; Corn Lowered

USDA changes Emergency Haying and Grazing Provisions


Tuesday... August 11th

No Change in Land Values For 2020

The Beef: Pressing Higher

‘Derecho’ Storm Tore Path of Destruction Across the Midwest

Washington Insider: US Attacks on China's Trade Policies Escalate

Cattle & Beef Market Dynamic into Labor Day

Hidden Cameras on Private Property? Welcome to 'Open Fields'

Blue-Green Algae Presents Dangers to Livestock


Monday... August 10th

Pork & Beef Exports have Tough Month in June

34% of Pasture in Good to Excellent Condition; Down 2% from last week

71% of Corn Crop in Good to Excellent Condition; Down 1% from last week

6 to 10-Day Weather Outlook Maps

Super Seaweed is a Cattle Industry Game-Changer

The Beef: A Green Monday

Fall Calving Season Is Fast Approaching

Coronavirus Food Assistant Program

House Ag Leaders Seek More Answers on Cattle Markets

Keep an Eye on Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Cases


Friday... August 7th

Walmart, Sam’s Club to Source Beef More Sustainably by 2025

Cattle Futures' Long-Term Market Outlook

The Beef: CME Cattle Futures Attempt to Hold On

Chart of the Week

Beef Exports Down 33%

Coronavirus Trade Data: Four Months In


Thursday... August 6th

NZ Farmer fined $3,900 for not registering 152 cattle with National ID Program

JBS Plant Employees’ Union Demands Hazard Pay

Is Gut Biome of Cattle a Heritable Trait?

The Beef: USDA Revises Cattle Slaughter Again

New York Attorney General Seeks to Shut Down NRA

July: Not a Good Month for Feeding Cattle

Fed Cattle Prices and Big Supplies


Wednesday... August 5th

Ag Economy Barometer Stable But Farmers Less Optimistic

The Beef: Cash Trades Higher South

USMEF: Beef Export Outlook Promising

Private Sector Job Growth Slows Sharply in July

Weekly Beef Imports Up 7.8% from Last Year


Tuesday... August 4th

Beyond Meat Shares Dive 7% Following Widening Loss

Farm Bankruptcies Slow, More Aid Needed

The Beef: Setback


Monday... August 3rd

NCBA Policy to allow Voluntary Negotiated Trade before Seeking Regulatory Action

The Beef: Futures Pause

Restaurant Performance Index Declined Amid Dampened Expectations

Decline in Dairy Cow Slaughter Offsets Higher Beef Cow Numbers

U.S. Farm Income may Suffer due to COVID-19 Impact on Livestock


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