Meat Market Update | Beef Industry Enjoys Post-Holiday Sales Jump

Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News reporter in Amarillo, TX, provides us with the latest outlook on boxed beef prices and the weekly cattle trade.

The Daily Choice Cutout for Friday, Jan. 3 was $202.41, which was $5.42 higher than the previous week. The weekly total for the daily spot volume was also up, ending the week at 504 loads compared to 486 a week prior.

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