Economist: Overall cattle market remains steady

Good spring conditions creating optimistic picture for cattle industry in 2016.

Spring conditions are helping shape a strong cattle market in 2016, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist based in College Station, Texas.

Dr. David Anderson, an AgriLife Extension livestock economist, said conditions around most of the state have been good for cattle producers. Aside from areas where there has been flooding, Anderson said 2016 is shaping up to be a good year.

Good conditions won’t mean a return to record prices producers received

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