LIVESTOCK MARKETS: Livestock, dairy margins continue to fall

AgriBank says receipts are projected to be down for all major categories except turkeys.

Livestock and dairy margins continue to adjust downward from their record levels set in late 2014 as production increases and export demand declines due to the increasing value of the U.S. dollar, according to a new report issued by AgriBank, the St. Paul, Minn.-based Farm Credit Bank.

The report ?provides an overview of the livestock and dairy sectors across the 15-state AgriBank district and nationally.

After declining $26.5 billion in 2015, the U.S. Department of Agricult

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