Investment Analysis—Purchasing Cows and Heifers in a Strong Cattle Market

Many cow/calf producers struggle with what is a fair price to pay for cows or heifers in an up cattle market. This article is designed to demonstrate the important relationship between profitability and debt serving capacity. With high calf prices, it is important for each producer to analyze the investment and financial feasibility of purchasing breeding animals. Only after determining the profitability of the investment can a sound decision be made.


Issue Date:
2007
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/190675
Published in:
Journal of the ASFMRA (American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers), 2007
Page range:
11-16
Total Pages:
6




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