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Record Production, Higher Prices Anticipated for Most Livestock

Record Production, Higher Prices Anticipated for Most Livestock
Cattle prices are expected to be higher in 2020.

The Agriculture Department is expecting record production in nearly all livestock categories in 2020. AFBF Chief Economist explained more in  Tuesday’s Newsline.

“Dairy production is expected at 222 billion pounds, but we will see higher milk prices, higher pork prices and higher cattle prices,” Newton said. Farm gate prices for broiler chickens are likely to be lower, with higher prices for eggs and turkey.

 



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