LIVESTOCK MARKETS: Favorable hog, cattle returns fading

LIVESTOCK MARKETS: Favorable hog, cattle returns fading

Lower market prices restricting growth in cattle and hog sectors.

Returns for producers of hogs and cattle are being pressured by lower animal prices, and while lower feed costs have helped reduce production costs in recent months, Len Steiner noted in the “Daily Livestock Report” that, in many cases, it has not been enough to maintain margins.

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