Adam Johnson, Rancher in Bennett Co., South Dakota, talks about the struggles our cattle industry is facing due to beef packer concentration.
Lee Reichmuth talks about the need to get packing plants running to full capacity so the industry can move through this extensive backlog of cattle.
Linda Gilbert explains the importance of MCOOL and the injustice we are serving our consumers by not labeling our domestic beef. She also discusses the need for checkoff reform within the beef industry.
VIDEO: Bryan Reed talks about the need for change within cattle industry to avoid vertical integration
Bryan Reed, farmer feeder from Albia, IA, talks about need for significant change within our cattle industry to avoid vertical integration. He also emphasizes how important it is for cattle producers to make their voices heard during these tough times.
Greg Arendt of Valentine Livestock discusses the price disparity between live cattle prices and cutout values within the cattle industry.