Total economic costs in 2013 for Illinois beef feeding enterprises exceeded total returns by $15.60 per 100 pounds of beef produced on beef feeding farms. The 2013 returns were higher than the 2012 returns, where total costs exceeded total returns by $21.24 per 100 pounds produced. Total returns have exceeded total economic costs eight out of the last ten years. The 2013 level of returns was $5.36 per 100 pounds beef produced below the average returns for the 2004 through 2013 time period.
|Publisher||University of Illinois|
|Publication Date||April, 2015|
|Material Type||Written Material|