Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast

US Looks at trade surplus of red meat this year

July 21, 2020 Idaho Farm Bureau
Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast
US Looks at trade surplus of red meat this year
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Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast
US Looks at trade surplus of red meat this year
Jul 21, 2020
Idaho Farm Bureau

On the eve of this year's Idaho dry bean harvest, Beans are in short supply and prices have doubled.

Some changes being made to the Livestock Gross Margin Insurance program and may make it a more desirable option for cattle producers.

The pandemic has really cut into beef exports and the US may import more beef than we export this year.

And the U.S. red meat import situation during the first eight months of the 2020 fiscal year is looking like another trade surplus. 

Show Notes

On the eve of this year's Idaho dry bean harvest, Beans are in short supply and prices have doubled.

Some changes being made to the Livestock Gross Margin Insurance program and may make it a more desirable option for cattle producers.

The pandemic has really cut into beef exports and the US may import more beef than we export this year.

And the U.S. red meat import situation during the first eight months of the 2020 fiscal year is looking like another trade surplus.