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.
APHIS establishes National Incident Coordination Center to help find alternative markets or assist in depopulation.
Milk prices expected to strengthen in second half of 2020.
What's ahead in regard to future profitability for the hog markets, market analyst Dave Bauer explores just that.
A weekly roundup of prices for select dairy and specialty livestock markets.