Date of this Version
Dennis, E. “High Culling Continues to Impact Beef MarketCAP Series 23-0902, Center for Agricultural Profitability, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Sept. 20, 2023. DOI: 10.32873/unl.dc.cap014.
The annual fall feeder run is about to begin. Given cattle prices, forage conditions, and the economy the question of whether heifers will be retained to rebuild the beef cow herd remains uncertain. Consider these factors that give pause to whether this expansion will occur with as much momentum we might think.