Consumers now more aware of food chain challenges, but higher costs are ahead.
COVID-19 pandemic forcing sheep produces to look for new ways to market their lamb.
New interactive map shows plant closures as well as current capacity for all U.S. pork packing plants.
Weekly cattle slaughter declines nearly 30%, and hog slaughter declines nearly 20% since March.
Criticism still exists that voluntary guidelines will not do enough to protect workers during COVID-19 pandemic.
Feedlot inventory 5% lower as placements drop 23% below last year.
Milk prices expected to strengthen in second half of 2020.
A weekly roundup of prices for select dairy and specialty livestock markets.
Feedstuffs Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/22/20
Heroes Fund would offer premium pay for frontline workers and additional funds for PPE to protect workers.