Marketing and Livestock Budgets

Marketing and Livestock Budgets

Marketing Plans for Your Cattle Operation

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(June 2017) Producers spend countless hours raising, breeding, and feeding cattle. The strategy used for selling these livestock remains equally important in the production process. To meet and achieve these goals every producer should develop and maintain a marketing plan. Learn more.

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Livestock Production
Decision Aids

Beef Economic Resources and Publications
Agricultural Economics Department, University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Beef Cow Share Lease Agreements (EC841 - PDF 352KB)
Guidelines to consider when establishing a cattle share lease arrangement

Estimated Annual Cow Cost Budget for Central Nebraska 2017 (PDF 48KB)

Ag Manager's Toolbox
West Central Research and Extension Center
University of Nebraska–Lincoln

The Livestock Indemnity Program and the Importance of Recordkeeping
Agricultural Economics Department
University of Nebraska–Lincoln

USDA Agricultural Marketing Service reports
Links to Livestock, Poultry & Grain Reports; Feedstuffs Reports; and more


International Marketing

AMS Audit and Accreditation Programs (USDA Agricultural Marketing Service)

Questions? Contact:
  Dr. Rick Rasby
  Dr. Galen Erickson