World economic woes hit home

World economic woes hit home

World economic woes hit homeSoft grain trade, cattle to follow by Miranda Reiman If you don’t believe the global factors affecting the U.S. cattle market are numerous and complicated, you probably haven’t heard Dan Basse, president of Ag Resource Company, give an...
World economic woes hit home

Proceed with caution

Proceed with cautionFeeding Quality Forum presenters prep cattlemen for curves ahead by Miranda Reiman In a cyclical business, when you’re riding the good times, it probably means you’re not far from the bad ones.So it is with the cattle business, said Dan Basse,...
Herd expansion means tighter supply first

Herd expansion means tighter supply first

Herd expansion means tighter supply first   by Lyndee Stabel In a roomful of cattle feeders, an Oklahoma State University (OSU) livestock marketing specialist had everyone’s full attention as he said there is no way around it: In the next two to three years, the...