Fri Nov 6, 2015 01:02 PM CST Just when producers and analysts seemed to be gaining confidence that the mysterious cattle price implosion of September was set to be erased by the return of fourth-quarter sanity, the wheels of the cattle market have suddenly resumed a dangerous wobble.
Fri Oct 30, 2015 04:35 PM CDT The last business day of October marks the official transfer of pork assets from Cargill to JBS. DTN Livestock Analyst John Harrington wonders if Cargill didn't feel a tinge of seller's remorse when the final hand was put to paper.
Fri Jul 31, 2015 12:58 PM CDT DTN Livestock Analyst John Harrington finds the ongoing attempt to supersede mandatory country-of-origin labeling legislation for beef and pork with voluntary legislation as both silly and a waste of time.
Mon Jun 15, 2015 04:27 PM CDT The House voted 300 to 131 to repeal country of origin labels for meat. While the bill now goes to the Senate, the House vote represents a victory for Canadian and Mexican livestock producers.