TITLE

The next decade: Part I

AUTHOR(S)
Hughes, Harlan
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
BEEF;Dec2009, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the future economic performance of the cattle industry in the U.S. He cites the 10-year projection of the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI), which examines the economic conditions of cattle breeders and presents two key variables that determine the future of ranching, net cash income and family living draw. The author further forecasts that the capital investment strategies of profitable ranches will be different in the next decade.
ACCESSION #
47139443

 

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