Livestock market snowstorm impact

LIVESTOCK MARKET REPORT: Snowstorm impacts production with plant closures

Dairy prices expected to improve as 2016 unfolds.

A large snowstorm made its way across Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas and the Upper Midwest earlier this week, causing several meat plants to shut down Tuesday, according to reports.

A Tyson spokesperson told Reuters that three of its six pork plants were not operating Tuesday, with the affected plants being in Iowa and Nebraska. Additionally, one of Tyson's beef processing facilities was not operating, and two others, located in Iowa and Nebraska, reduced production hours. Cargill also re

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