CNBC's Jane Wells reports the most recent crop report from the USDA gives a look at the extended impact of the Midwestern drought on hog farmers and cattle ranchers.
Heather Jones, BB&T Capital Markets, discusses the state of supply and demand for chicken and beef.
Bob Bazell, NBC News reports on the first case of mad cow disease to surface in the U.S. in six years. The USDA is assuring consumers there is no danger of meat from the California dairy cow entering the food chain.
CPI numbers show consumer beef prices in March were up almost a full point from February, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
CNBC's Jane Wells has the story on the backlash against the beef industry's so called "pink slime."
The total U.S. cattle herd size is at a 60-year low. What impact will this have on beef prices? Lindsay Davis, Alamo Commodities president, explains.
Feeder cattle wins the best trade of the year trading over 20% YTD. James Bower, Bower Trading president weighs in.
CNBC's Jane Wells goes to a cattle ranch to report on how ranchers will benefit from higher prices as Japan eases restrictions on beef imports. The problem? The U.S. may not be able to meet the increased demand.
A look at why steak prices may be set to soar, with Lindsay Davis, Alamo commodities president.
The livestock industry in the U.S. is seeing a boom since the Japanese earthquake and tsunami. Japan already imports around $10 billion in meat each year, and that number is likely to grow, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Beef prices hit a ten-year high this week. Cattle prices are climbing, so it may pay to look at Tyson and Smithfield, which were both upgraded by BB&T today, with Heather Jones, BB&T Capital Markets.