Sorting out frozen meat backlog

Sorting out frozen meat backlog

Extreme weather events, port labor dispute make it difficult to move meat and poultry products.

PACKERS are having a difficult time moving product in the domestic and international markets as extreme weather blanketed heavily populated areas — slowing down foodservice traffic — and compounded the West Coast port troubles.

As a result, packers have been forced to ask dramatically lower prices just to retain loyal customers, Steve Meyer and Len Steiner explained in the "Daily Livestock Report."

Eventually, the snow will

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