What is the cattle market price today
Cattle market prices vary by state. For Alabama, here is Cattle Prices Alabama Auctions' Daily Summary:
Cattle and calves on feed for slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 10.8 million head on February 1, 2014. The inventory was 3% below February 1, 2013. Placements in feedlots during January totaled 2.03 million, 9% above 2013. Net placements were 1.96 million head. During January, placements of cattle and calves weighing less than 600 pounds were 470,000, 600-699 pounds were 440,000, 700-799 pounds were 560,000, and 800 pounds and greater were 559,000. Read more here.
Tight supplies keep pushing cattle and beef prices higher. Learn more at Beef Magazine.