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Beef and Pork Supply Chain Recovering

7/16/2020

As we move into the fall, we will likely see higher fed and feeder cattle prices as the incredibly light placements from this spring become slaughter ready.

New Bills Would Help Processors Meet Demand

7/7/2020

Congress is looking at ways to make our food system more resilient for farmers and ranchers and for consumers

Changes to Livestock Risk Protection Improve Valuable Risk Management Tool

6/17/2020

USDA’s Risk Management Agency announced changes to the Livestock Risk Protection insurance program for swine, fed cattle and feeder cattle

Farm Bureau Calls on Lawmakers to Help Farmers Through Food System Shockwave

6/12/2020

The widespread closures at the retail level are impacting consumer demand and purchasing patterns in ways that agriculture has never experienced

NRCS Provides Strategies for Reducing Forage Shortages

6/11/2020

The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Utah has provided some strategies to implement when faced with these circumstances that can help minimize forage deficiencies, if you plan ahead.

Farmers Feeding Utah Helps Navjo Nation With First 'Miracle Project'

6/8/2020

Launched by the Utah Farm Bureau in early May with the two-fold goal of helping sustain farmers and ranchers impacted by COVID-19 and providing food and donations to Utah families in need, Farmers Feeding Utah.

Farm Bureau Continues Fight for Fair Cattle Prices

6/6/2020

Major upheaval in U.S. cattle markets has increased attention on the growing gap between high beef prices and low cattle prices

As Processing Facilities Struggle with Labor, Spread Between the Wholesale Price of Meat and Livestock Prices Widens

5/21/2020

The global pandemic has injected never-before-seen uncertainty into the animal protein markets.

Farm Bureau Urges Close Examination of Livestock Markets

4/16/2020

Extreme volatility in livestock markets is raising red flags across the country

Social Distancing and Bull Buying During the Covid-19 Situation

4/16/2020

Due to the social distancing mandates, many on site bull sales have been cancelled or modified to be strictly internet based auctions. While not ideal, this process still provides tools and information to continue to make genetic progress forr beef herds

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