Nevil C. Speer
Nevil Speer serves as an industry consultant and is based in Bowling Green, KY.
Nevil Speer has extensive experience and involvement with the livestock and food industry including various service and consultation projects spanning such issues as market competition, business and economic implications of agroterrorism, animal identification, assessment of price risk and market volatility on the producer segment, and usage of antibiotics in animal agriculture.
Dr. Speer writes about many aspects regarding agriculture and the food industry with regular contribution to BEEF and Feedstuffs. He’s also written several influential industry white papers dealing with issues such as changing business dynamics in the beef complex, producer decision-making, and country-of-origin labeling.
He serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the National Institute for Animal Agriculture.
Dr. Speer holds both a PhD in Animal Science and a Master’s degree in Business Administration.
Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nevil’s Recent activity
Last week’s Industry At A Glance focused on USDA’s most recent cattle inventory report and the U.S. cowherd liquidation that has been ongoing since 1996. In fact, 2013’s inventory mark represents the sell-off of 6...
Limited supply is making the business environment for the feedlot, packer and retail sectors particularly challenging.