Beef production up slightly from last week (9/30)
Total beef production under Federal inspection for the week ending Saturday, October 1st, 2022 was estimated at 549.0 million lbs. according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Marketing Service. This was up 0.0 percent from a week ago and 3.5 percent higher than a year ago. Cumulative beef production for the year to date was 1.4 percent higher compared to the previous year.