Though it currently costs more to purchase cattle, securing additional cattle now will reap the benefits of a stellar investment as prices do not look to be heading down anytime soon. 19 Jul 2022

A bred cow would bring $1,300 to $1,500 per cow. Profitability varies significantly among individual producers, but Olson said the general picture is that per-head average profit should be from $175 to $200 per cow; the majority of producers aren’t making enough money. 31 Jan 2022

Making money with cattle is hard, but it’s possible and it’s possible to do it consistently. Here’s a review of what you can do to improve the bottom line. Several months ago, in an article about managing for profit, I included a list of major determinants of ranch profitability. 28 Nov 2017