Market is clearly paying more for weaned, vaccinated, castrated calves, plus nice value of gain in some weight classes.
Lightweight calves keep showing positive value of gain, but cost of gain could offset it or the markets could change.
Markets this week show plenty of profitable trade opportunities, if you understand how to analyze them.
Get to know your auctioneers for maximum value, and take note how good are the opportunities for cow-value appreciation.
Good analysis and good trades still making money in this soft market.
Market news is confusing, so concentrate on the bids in your markets to see what to do.
The solution is to sell cattle that have higher value of gain than your cost of gain.
Prices may be drifting down, and all over the board, but author asks whether you can improve your position.