Pricing Fed Cattle on a Grid: An Analysis of the Incentive Mechanism over Time

Empirical results suggest that the grid premium and discount structure is slowly adjusting carcass quality incentive/disincentive market signals to encourage marketing on a grid and discourage marketing by the pen. If this trend continues, grid market share of steer and heifer slaughter volume should increase in the future.


Issue Date:
Jan 13 2012
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
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Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/119670
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/119670
Total Pages:
17
JEL Codes:
Q13




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