Beef industry marches to own beat

Beef industry marches to own beat

Reduced beef production to continue; avian flu impact remains uncertain.

THE beef industry stands alone in 2015 in its continued reduction in available consumer supplies, according to Purdue University agricultural economist Chris Hurt.

While 2014 was a special year for the animal production industries, with record-high farm-level prices for cattle, hogs, broilers, turkeys, milk and eggs, a surprisingly fast expansion of poultry, pork and milk production will lead to lower prices for those commodities in 2015. Although

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