With over 25 years of experience in managing and marketing cattle, the BeefBasis team can help you solve today’s market uncertainties.
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Since 2005, the BeefBasis team has worked to provide the cattle industry with data, analytical tools, and consultative support aimed at improving the profitability and sustainability of cattle producers. Now used by hundreds of users each week, BeefBasis is expanding its tools and capabilities to deliver even more value to the industry. See how our tools can work for you and check back often as we continue to develop solutions aimed at improving producer profitability.
Determining the value of calves to buy and sell is never an exact science. And it’s become tougher, given the sweeping price variations between geographic regions and weight classes week to week, and the sheer price level of all cattle.
The Stocker Index reflects a 7-day weighted average price of medium and large framed steers weighing 350-650 pounds. The data used to calculate the index comes from auction reports generated by the USDA.
Are you considering retaining ownership of feeder cattle beyond the traditional time of sale? Our Retained Ownership tool can help evaluate potential profit.
Cattle production profitability fluctuates with the value of gain (VOG) implied by dynamically changing market prices. Use the VOG calculator to keep track of current estimates for your cattle.
Construct an optimal ration for your cattle using the Ration Calculator
BeefBasis.com will require registration and begin offering paid subscription services beginning October 1, 2018. Until that date, all tools and date services will be fully available to registered users.
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