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  • Illinois and Purdue Livestock Price Outlook Newsletter

    Livestock Price Outlook

    The Livestock Price Outlook Newsletter is released 6 times per year. The four issues on hogs are issued following the USDA's Quarterly Hogs and Pigs Report. The two issues on cattle are issued following the USDA's semi-annual Cattle Inventory Report.

    Date HTML Format PDF  
    2007
    October Lots of Pork Will Keep Margins Thin 1040K
    July Pork Industry Heads for Higher Production 251K
    April Hog Producers Show Little Sign of Retreat 184K
    January Hog Producers:"Strive To Survive” In 2007/08 128K
    2006
    October Hogs Vs. Ethanol: Ethanol Wins! 126K
    August Beef Industry May Shine In 2007 308K
    July Little Expansion, But Little Profit As Well For Pork Producers 704K
    April Hog Profits Narrow As Corn Price Risks Rise 147K
    February Beef Industry Looks Upbeat, But With Renewed Challenges 161K
    January Record 2006 Hog Slaughter And Pork Production Means Moderating Profits 700K
    2005
    October Happy Days For Hog Producers Continue 130K
    August Cattle Prices Face Downward Pressure 775K
    July Hog Expansion Fears Laid To Rest For Now 932K
    April Hog Producers Build Bank Accounts 59K
    February Cattle Expansion Is Underway 62K
    January 2005: Another Great Hog Year? 59K
    2004
    October More Good Days Coming For Pork Producers 664K
    July High Cattle Prices Stimulate Expansion Itch 52K
    July Pork Industry Makes Turn For The Better 42K
    April Hog Producers: Take Losses Now And Wait For A Better Day? 51K
    February Cattle May Have A Decent, But Volatile Year 63K
    January Hog Industry Needs More Downsizing In 2004 51K
    2003
    October Warning: More Hogs Will Mean More Losses 165K
    July Cattle Market: Price Opportunity or Threat? 181K
    July Hogs: Let's Make Some Money! 181K
    April Hog Prices Lag, But Hope Remains 181K
    February Higher Cattle Prices Mean Herd Expansion 181K
    January Hog Producers Near the End of Losses 181K
    2002
      Previous Issues of the Livestock Price Outlook  
    2001
      Previous Issues of the Livestock Price Outlook  
    2000
      Previous Issues of the Livestock Price Outlook  

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