Estimated Weekly Meat Production          

Total red meat production under Federal inspection for the week ending Saturday, February 15, 2020 was estimated at 1075.7 million lbs. according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Marketing Service.  This was 2.8 percent lower than a week ago and 4.1 percent higher than a year ago.  Cumulative meat production for the year to date was 2.2 percent higher compared to the previous year.

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Total beef production under Federal inspection for the week ending Saturday, February 15th, 2020 was estimated at 511.5 million lbs. according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Marketing Service.  This was down 1.7% percent from a week ago and 3.9 percent higher than a year ago.  Cumulative beef production for the year to date was down 0.7 percent compared to the previous year.

Total pork production under Federal inspection for the week ending Saturday,  February 15th, 2020 was estimated at 560.2 million lbs. according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Marketing Service.  This was down 3.8 percent from a week ago and 4.3 percent higher than a year ago.  Cumulative pork production for the year to date was 3.7 percent higher compared to the previous year.