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2017 U.S. Cattle Inventory Report

A cow grazing in a beef cattle pasture at the Range Cattle Research and Education Center in Ona, Florida. Source: UF/IFAS Photo Archive The semi-annual U.S. Cattle Inventory Report was released on July 21, 2017 by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) after a one-year absence. This report continued to confirm that U.S. cattle herd …

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USDA 2016 US Cattle Inventory Report

Much of the agricultural economy in the country is driven by the basic economic principles of supply and demand.  Why are commodity prices for crops grown in the Southeast so low?  For the most part it is related to an increase in the supply (production) and a reduction in demand from foreign exports due to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/02/05/usda-2016-us-cattle-inventory-report/

Smallest US cattle inventory since 1952 means higher cattle prices.

Jackson County Extension Agent Doug Mayo discusses how the national drought has effected the U.S. cattle inventory and what it means for cattle prices on WTVY′s Focus on Agriculture TV Show.  The video does have a short comercial just before the interview. 5-29-12 Focus on Ag Interview. Chart provided by Southeast Cattle Advisor. Chart provided by …

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