Tighter cattle supplies are providing a bump in prices

Tighter cattle supplies are providing a bump in prices

A field representative with a local livestock auction says tighter cattle supplies are providing much-needed support to prices.

Tim Clifton, with the MO-KAN Livestock Market, which is located a little over an hour from Kansas City, says this is the first positive Cattle on Feed report in months.  “Even the lighter-weight cattle that have been struggling the past month,” he says.  “Because it’s October and we always see health issues in those new-crop bawling calves, and they always take a hit this time of year. 

    

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