banner ad

RSSArchive for February 25th, 2017

LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER – JANUARY 2017 - UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS

LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER – JANUARY 2017 – UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS

Commercial red meat production for the United States totaled 4.29 billion pounds in January, up 6 percent from the 4.06 billion pounds produced in January 2016. Beef production, at 2.12 billion pounds, was 8 percent above the previous year. Cattle slaughter totaled 2.58 million head, up 9 percent from January 2016. The average live weight […]