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Situation and Outlook Report: Livestock and Poultry

Livestock and Poultry: Factors affecting livestock and poultry – recession, poor holiday season sales and poor job market present negative factors while low inflation rate and declining interest rates prove positive effect

Factors affecting livestock and poultry – recession, poor holiday season sales and poor job market present negative factors while low inflation rate and declining interest rates prove positive effect – U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service report The economy has stalled. Retail sales during the holiday shopping season were lackluster. The number of nonfarm […]

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Situation and Outlook Report: Livestock and Poultry

Livestock and Poultry: An overview of international egg production and trade

An overview of international egg production and trade – U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service report Lee Christensen Abstract: International egg production is concentrated in four countries that produce about 60 percent of the total. Most are consumed in the countries of origin, with only 3 percent exported, and much of the trade is […]

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Situation and Outlook Report: Livestock and Poultry

Livestock and Poultry: Factors affecting livestock and poultry – production cost, feed cost, prices

Factors affecting livestock and poultry – production cost, feed cost, prices – U.S. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service report Large red meat and poultry supplies and a weak economy are pressuring livestock and poultry prices. In 1990, per capita income declined fractionally from 1989, but is expected to decline about 1 percent this year. […]