Beef production up 2% from last week
Total beef production under Federal inspection for the week ending Saturday, January 28th, 2023 was estimated at 545.2 million lbs. according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Marketing Service. This was up 1.9 percent from a week ago and 1.3 percent lower than a year ago. Cumulative beef production for the year to date was 1.7% percent lower compared to the previous year.