Additional Resources

Additional Resources Additional Resources - Market Charts, Drought Monitor, White Pages, Infographics and Backgrounders
Additional Resources

In addition to the eight-part webinar series, below are additional resources on the beef and cattle industries and the many important issues impacting the industry.  Check back regularly to get the latest information!

Market Updates

Mike Pearson, Zaner Group

Mike Pearson, Zaner Group

Watch Recording: Pasture to Plate: Cattle and Beef Markets with Mike Pearson, Zaner Group - August 6, 2020 at 7:30 (CT)
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Pasture to Plate: Cattle and Beef Market Outlook - Mike Pearson, Zaner Group PowerPoint's slides

Cattle and Beef Supply Chain

Dr. Jayson Lusk credit Karen Lemley

Watch Recording: From Pasture to Plate: An Overview of Cattle and Beef Supply Chain with Dr. Jayson Lusk, Perdue University - July 23rd 7:30 p.m. (CT)
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COVID-19, Consumers, and the Food Supply Chain - Dr Jayson Lusk's PowerPoint slides

Boxed Beef & Fed Cattle Price Spread Investigation Report - USDA Report

The Road from Farm to Table -  article from Purdue University

Food and Agriculture Vulnerability Indexarticle from Purdue University

 

 

Mandatory Price Reporting and Price Discovery

Minimum Negotiated Cattle Trade - White Paper from American Farm Bureau Federation

Livestock and Meat Marketing Study - Marketing Report commissioned by USDA conducted by Dr. Stephen Koontz and colleagues

 

 

Beef Labeling

mCOOL

Mandatory Country of Origin Labeling (MCOOL) - White Paper from American Farm Bureau Federation

Report to Congress Economic Analysis of Country of Origin Labeling - full mCOOL study conducted by Dr. Glynn Tonsor and colleagues

 

Voluntary Labels

S. 2744 U.S. Beef Integrity Act - legislation proposed by Sen. Rounds (R-SD) regarding the voluntary Product of the U.S.A. label

USDA-FSIS Labeling Policies - learn more about what goes into a label on a beef product

 

 

International Trade

Red Meat Export Statisticscompiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation

Exporting South Dakota Corn through U.S. Beef and Pork

Exporting South Dakota Soybeans through U.S. Beef and Pork

 

 

Local Meat Processing

List of South Dakota Inspected Meat Establishments - from the South Dakota Animal Industry Board

Guidelines for the construction and operation of an official red meat establishment - from the South Dakota Animal Industry Board

Selling and Distributing Red Meat in South Dakota - from the South Dakota Animal Industry Board

Meat Inspecation in South Dakota: Requirements and Resourcesfrom SDSU Exension

 

 

Drought Monitor

SD State Drought Monitor