2016 Outlook: Cattle industry at a crossroads

2016 Outlook: Cattle industry at a crossroads

RAINS in the Southwest helped revive pastures from drought early in 2015, and feed prices have fallen, but times certainly aren't easier for the cattle sector right now as the markets struggle to find stability and as drought conditions in the West and southern Plains have started to worsen once again.

Purdue University agricultural economist Chris Hurt told Feedstuffs that pastures have recovered in the last year to year-and-a-half, which h

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