Seasonal Meat Slowdown 2 8 23  Cattle Call

Seasonal Meat Slowdown 2 8 23 Cattle Call

As we get past the Super Bowl, the cattle market starts to see a seasonal slowdown in meat sales until Mother's Day.  On this week's Cattle Call, Brad Kooima with Kooima Kooima Varilek also looks at reduction in kills, steady cash and the NCBA workings on behalf of the cattle…
Heifer Retention, Slow Cash & Weather 1 25 23 Cattle Call

Heifer Retention, Slow Cash & Weather 1 25 23 Cattle Call

Last week's talk of heifer retention has brought viewer questions along with questions about consumer buying habits with current economic conditions. On this week's Cattle Call, Brad Kooima with Kooima, Kooima, Varilek also looks at the need to get cash fired up, formulated cattle & Nebraska affecting the trade.
Has the tide turned on heifer retention 1 18 23 Cattle Call

Has the tide turned on heifer retention 1 18 23 Cattle Call

With rains and snow hitting the western U.S., there is optimism that we could have greener pastures this spring.  The market is noticing less heifers coming to sales and entering the feedlots.  A week that has been barely steady on the cash, with the thoughts that the south might be…
Goldman Roll & the cattle trade 1 13 23 Cattle Call

Goldman Roll & the cattle trade 1 13 23 Cattle Call

From the Goldman Roll to the weather-the cattle market is watching movement headed into the second half of the week. Brad Kooima with Kooima, Kooima, Varilek also takes a look at the long term & how 2013 could be repeating itself into the new year.
Feeder Cattle Market on Fire 1 4 23 Cattle Call

Feeder Cattle Market on Fire 1 4 23 Cattle Call

The feeder cattle market took the Wednesday trade by storm. New contract highs for the move. On this week's Cattle Call Joe Kooima talks about what was the factors that led to the higher trade, the increase in open interest along with recent cold weather. What will the cash cattle…