Per capita dairy consumption has risen 21% since 1975, when USDA first started tracking.
Colder, wetter weather in West had little impact on drought conditions in most areas.
Germany reportedly halted issuing veterinary export certificates to all countries except EU.
Germany confirmed its first case of African swine fever on Thursday; China is key market for its pork exports.
Lower pork and broiler production offsets higher beef and turkey production.
A weekly roundup of prices for select dairy and specialty livestock markets.
Feedstuffs Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 9/9/2020
Cattle slaughter forecasts for 2021 may reach lowest levels in 36 years.
Large supplies of competing proteins and ongoing challenges associated with COVID-19 to limit upside potential.
Strong rebound for U.S meat exports still anticipated for remainder of 2020.