Beef production up 11% from last week (12/2)
Total beef production under Federal inspection for the week ending Saturday, December 3rd, 2022 was estimated at 553.7 million lbs. according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Marketing Service. This was up 11.4 percent from a week ago and 3.2 percent lower than a year ago. Cumulative beef production for the year to date was 1.4 percent higher compared to the previous year.