Purchases included $120 million in dairy products, $30 million each in pork products, chicken, and catfish products and $50 million in turkey products.
A weekly roundup of prices for select dairy and specialty livestock markets.
Clearly defined protocols needed when restaurants reopen and grocery shopping returns to normal.
Market analyst Dave Bauer talks us through the uncertainty and disruptions of the hog market this past week and takes a look at what's likely ahead.
Ag departments look to creatively offer solutions to help farmers and address food insecurity.
Cattle slaughter rates for the week ending April 25 were down 28% year over year.
Feedstuffs Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/29/2020
Feedstuffs Grain & ingredient cash market comparisons, 4/29/2020